Portraits of towns
You can find small lists of links for further interesting themes at the beginning and the end of the portraits of towns!
Further portraits of towns will follow in future!
Cars, culture, an university, history and a lot of nature
A typical town of the Ruhr - district - may be?
CASTROP - RAUXEL
The town in the center of the Emscher region offers a surprising beautiful nature
offers a lot of things: carnival, movie- and tv industry and a very old dome
Datteln has got three canals, the town in the near of the Muenster region
offers a lot of nature and a countrylike sorroundings
Soccor, beer, coal, steal, the eastern metropole of the Ruhr district
Stael, coal, a big port, sport and culture
The capital of Northrhine - Westphalia has got a metroplolitan flair
The biggest town of the Ruhr - district. Steal, energy, Krupp, history and future
Industry, steal and soccor, and a typical image of the classic Ruhr - district
A town in the north of Essen
The south eastern gate of the Ruhr - district to the Sauerland. Iron manufacturing industry, paper - factories and a distant university
No industry, but a lot of nature and recreation
A town in the south of the Ruhr, history, nature and recreation
The town in the center of the Ruhr - district
Herten was the biggest coal mining town of Europe fo a time
A liitle neighbour town of Duesseldorf Benrath
I can only offer pictures from
Krefeld main railroad station
and from the very impressive
at the moment
The little town of the rural district Coesfeld belongs to the Muenster region
Chemistry, coal mining and culture
The town at the left side of the Rhine offers soccor and textile industry. The netherlands are not far away.
The town in the beautiful valley of the Ruhr is very atttractive
The capital of the Muenster region, administration, history and an university
The 2.000 year old industrial town at the left side of the Rhine in the near of Duesseldorf
Industry, culture and a lot of more...
A smaller town in the eastern part of the rural district Recklinghausen
Rural district town of one of the biggest rural districts of the FRG, connection between the Ruhr - district and the Muenster - region.
I can only offer photos from the historical city section
and from the place of pilgrimage
at the moment
The town in the province of Limburg at the river Maas
A smaller town in the north eastern part of the rural district Recklinghausen
WANNE - EICKEL
The world wide known town in the heart of the Ruhr - district existed only about 50 years
A smaller town in the center of the Ruhr - district, but a town with a big identity
The town in the southern Ruhr - district belongs to the Ennepe - Ruhr rural district
The town in the valley of the Wupper offers more than the famous suspended railroad