Ravensburg es una ciudad de Alemania, capital del distrito de Ravensburg, al sur del estado federado de Baden-Wurtemberg. La ciudad está enclavada en el valle del río Schussen, el cual discurre por las afueras de la ciudad, en la cercanía del Lago de Constanza. Es uno de los principales núcleos de la histórica región de la Alta Suabia. En la zona se conoce a Ravensburg como la ciudad de las torres, debido al gran número de torres medievales que hay en su casco urbano. Es por ello por ...
- Große Kreisstadt, Ciudad media, Municipio urbano de Alemania y Kreisstadt
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Ravensburg is a city in Upper Swabia in Southern Germany, capital of the district of Ravensburg, Baden-Württemberg. Ravensburg was first mentioned in 1088. In the Middle Ages, it was an Imperial Free City and an important trading centre. The "Great Ravensburg Trading Society" owned shops and trading companies all over Europe. The historic city cent...
During World War II Ravensburg was strategically of no relevance. Ravensburg did not harbor any noteworthy arms industry, but was home to a major aid supplies center belonging to the Swiss Red Cross. The historic city centre was not damaged by air raids.
Ravensburg is a thriving shopping city in the wealthy region of Upper Swabia. Unemployment is relatively low. The nearest large cities are Munich, Stuttgart and Zurich, approximately a two-hour drive away each. Ulm, Konstanz and Bregenz are each less than a one-hour drive away. Ravensburg is part of an urban agglomeration that also comprises Weinga...
The city's most popular festival is the annual "Rutenfest", which takes place mid year.
The city's association football club FV Ravensburg, formed in 1893, has played in the Oberliga Baden-Württemberg on three occasions from 1978 to 1983, from 1998 to 2000 and again since 2003. From 2006 to 2010, Ravensburg hosted the Air Canada Cup or MLP Nations Cup, an international women's ice hockey tournament.
Ravensburg is a town in Upper Swabia in southern Germany. It is the capital of the district of Ravensburg, Baden-Württemberg . As of 2002, it has about 48,000 people. Ravensburg was first mentioned in 1088. In the Middle Ages, it was an Imperial Free City and an important trading centre.
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Ravensburg is a Landkreis in the southeast of Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Neighboring districts are Bodensee, Sigmaringen and Biberach, the Bavarian urban district Memmingen and the districts Unterallgäu, Oberallgäu and Lindau.
The district dates back to the Oberamt Ravensburg, which was created in 1810 when the previously free imperial city Ravensburg and the surrounding area became part of Württemberg. In 1938 the Oberamt was converted into a district and most of the Oberamt Waldsee was merged into the new district. In 1973 the district Wangen was merged into the distri...
The landscape of the district consists of the Oberschwäbischen Hügelland and Westallgäuer Hügelland hils.
The coat of arms show a Lion, the symbol of the Welfen family. This family had their center in Ravensburg, before the area went to the Hohenstaufen family.
La compañía fue fundada por Otto Robert Maier en la ciudad de Ravensburg, situada en la región de la Alta Suabia en el sur de Alemania. En 1883 comenzó a editar material técnico para dibujantes y arquitectos, negocio que le permitió adquirir rápidamente una sólida base financiera. Su primer juego de mesa, "Viaje alrededor del mundo", apareció en ...