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  Dortmund - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area.
Dortmund is home of the sport club Borussia Dortmund which won the UEFA Champions League and the Intercontinental Cup in 1997, as well as the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup against Liverpool (2:1 after extra-time in Hampden Park, Glasgow) in 1966.
Dortmund Harbour (Hafen) is the largest canal harbour in Europe; almost as large as the one in Duisburg, the world's largest inland port.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dortmund   (873 words)

  
 Borussia Dortmund - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1962, the DFB (Deutsche Fussball Bund or German Football Association) met in Dortmund and voted to finally establish a professional football league in Germany to begin play in August of 1963 as the Bundesliga.
It was Dortmund's Timo Konietzka who scored the first-ever Bundesliga goal barely a minute into a match which they would eventually lose (2:3) to Werder Bremen.
Dortmund was on the receiving end of the worst beating ever delivered in a Bundesliga match when they lost (12:0) away to Borussia Mönchengladbach on April 29, 1978.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Borussia_Dortmund   (1282 words)

  
 Uni-Dortmund Stadt Dortmund
The City Dortmund is a city in the land of Nordrhein- Westfalen (North Rhine Westphalia) and the Ruhrgebiet (Ruhr area), one of the significant economic and cultural regions in Europe.
With a population of 600,000 Dortmund is the seventh biggest city in Germany.
Dortmund is home to six universities and academies and almost thirty scientific institutes with a total of 6,000 scientists and scholars and about 33,0000 students.
www.aaa.uni-dortmund.de /dienst/de/textonly/content/Dortmundstudieren/SOKRATES_ERASMUS/City_Dortmund.html   (576 words)

  
 Germany 2006 - Cities and stadiums - Dortmund
Dortmund was granted the status of an Imperial City during the Hohenstaufen period in the 12th and 13th centuries and expanded to where the city wall can still be seen today.
Lutheran Dortmund, with its Imperial connections, was seen as an enemy by all the warring factions and experienced numerous occupations.
Dortmund rapidly became a center of industrial development in Westphalia and the Ruhr region.
wm2006.deutschland.de /EN/Content/Host-Country-Germany/Cities-and-stadiums/dortmund.html   (676 words)

  
 ';'Dortmund'
The Dortmund blooms are single, bright medium red, and have a distinctive white eyes and a ruffled appearance.
'Dortmund' was rated as one of the all time great roses by the members of the American Rose Society.
'Dortmund' is a vigorous climber that grows to heights between 15' and 30.
www.ph-rose-gardens.com /00703.htm   (316 words)

  
 Australian Sports Tours :: Dortmund
In the 13th century, Dortmund was one of the wealthiest and most powerful cities in the Hanseatic League.
As a Free Imperial City in the 18th century, Dortmund had to swear allegiance to the new monarch each time a king was enthroned, and petition confirmation of its rights and privileges.
Dortmund was rebuilt by the 1960's, and is now an internationally renowned centre of technology, research and culture, forming the heart of Westphalia.
www.astsports.com.au /page.asp?id=84   (386 words)

  
 World Cup 2006 Germany City Guide :: Dortmund
Dating from the 13th century, this church is the main one of Dortmund and is dedicated to the city’s patron saint.
Dortmund is an autobahn hub with connections to all parts of Germany via the A1, A2, A3 and A5 autobahns and other regional roads.
Borussia Dortmund or BVB (Ballspiel Verein Borussia) were founded in 1909 and were the first German side to win a European competition when they lifted the European Cup winners' Cup in 1966.
www.soccerphile.com /soccerphile/wc2006/city_guide/dortmund.html   (3043 words)

  
 Dortmund travel guide - Wikitravel
Dortmund [1] is a city in the North Rhine-Westphalia region in Germany.
Dortmund's central station (Dortmund Hauptbahnhof) is the junction of many railway lines in Germany.
Borussia Dortmund [2] are former European Champions and one of Germany's top soccer clubs in Germany's premier league.
wikitravel.org /en/Dortmund   (289 words)

  
 GfKl Annual Conference 2004 in Dortmund - Individual Trips
Dortmund has some musea and many parks (one of the biggest is the Westfalenpark, but there are some other places for a walk in the green nature - Dortmund has "49 % green").
The Dortmund Zoo (28 hectares of spacious parkland and long-standing copses of trees) was founded in 1953.
The main focus at Dortmund Zoo is on the South American subcontinent with its lavish fauna and flora.
www.statistik.uni-dortmund.de /GfKl2004/participation/trips.htm   (3381 words)

  
 City Information Dortmund
Dortmund is today the largest canal port in Europe used both for the transfer of goods and as a starting point for many journeys.
Its history is told in the old port authority building using a 1:500 scale model of the docks, a captain’s station, maps and models of the sea and the coast and inland navigational charts all lend atmosphere to an exhibition symbolised by seagulls, navy songs, containers and cranes.
Dortmund Playhouse is in the classical style, but also wows its audiences with new performances — a fact that can be confirmed by its large number of fans.
www.flughafen-dortmund.de /index.php?id=201&L=1   (2993 words)

  
 Dortmund
Dortmund is the biggest city in the Ruhr Valley.
The locals' passion for Borussia Dortmund, however, is just as pronounced today as it used to be in the old days...
Dortmund Airport is your gateway to all World Cup events in the Ruhr area.
www.socceringermany.info /soccer/en/2__Staedte__und__Stadien/Dortmund.html   (350 words)

  
 Economic Development Dortmund: Logistics
Dortmund’s advantage in terms of its whereabouts is its central geographic location in a hub of railroad, street and canal traffic.
In Dortmund alone, the logistics industry is represented by (2004) 23,580 professionals (2003) in 630 enterprises (2003), not counting the approx.
Dortmund views logistics as an important industry of the future and promotes it aggressively.
www.economicdevelopment-dortmund.de /wirtschaft/branchen/logistik/index_x4.jsp   (238 words)

  
 ESPN.com - TRAVEL - World Cup '06 Venue: Dortmund
A city where football and beer are revered, Dortmund could be described as heaven on earth for the average soccer fan.
Within walking distance of the railway station are Dortmund's four medieval churches: Petrikirche, Propsteikirche, Reinoldikirche and Marienkirche, while other tourist haunts are the Museum of Art and Cultural History on Hansastrasse and the extensive collection of 20th century art at the Museum am Ostwall on the east side of the inner ring road.
Dortmund Airport is linked to the city's main railway station by a regular shuttle bus.
sports.espn.go.com /travel/wc/news/story?id=2425920   (1047 words)

  
 LFU/MB Uni-Dortmund How to find us
Dortmund university can be reached by busses number 440, 447, 449, 480 and by
The southern campus of Dortmund University is located in the close vicinity of the motorway intersection "Dortmund - Eichlinghofen" (A45/E41).
If you arrive from Dortmund you should firstly take "Wittekindstrasse" (later: "Krueckenweg") and then turn right into "An der Palmweide" and stay on this road (at "Emil-Figge-Strasse" it is required to use the lane for cars turning left).
www.lfu.mb.uni-dortmund.de /pages/en/content/howtofind/howtofind.html   (612 words)

  
 ERSA 2002 in Dortmund: Useful Facts - Journey
There are two airports closeby: the Dortmund Airport (mostly domestic flights or connecting flights), seated at the eastern edge of the city, and the International Airport Düsseldorf.
The campus of the Universität Dortmund is situated close to the motorway intersection Dortmund West, where the Sauerlandlinie A 45 Frankfurt-Dortmund crosses the B 1 / A 40.
In the eastern direction the B 1 leads through Dortmund to Unna, where there is a connection with the motorways leading to Bremen, Hannover/Berlin and Kassel.
www.raumplanung.uni-dortmund.de /rwp/ersa2002/en/journey.htm   (834 words)

  
 Dortmund - HIGH-IMPACT Business English Training in Dortmund
The mainstays of Dortmund's economy used to be coal, steel and beer.
Dortmund is a city of cultural energy and variety.
Dortmund sees such energy as an opportunity and is already shaping up as a centre of music and art for the 21st century.
www.business-english-training.com /dortmund.htm   (319 words)

  
 Hotels in Dortmund
Glass-fronted hotel conveniently situated by the main railway of Dortmund and close to the exhibition center of Dusseldorf.
The 3 star Mercure Dortmund City has 82 rooms and is located in the centre of the city.
The Ibis Hotel Dortmund City is situated next to the B1 highway, exit Dortmund Zentrum- Hoerde- IHK- Grossmarkt, follow signage IHK to Maerkische Strasse.
www.expedia.co.uk /daily/hotels/Germany/Dortmund.asp   (626 words)

  
 General Information, Fachhochschule Dortmund
At the Fachhochschule (FH) Dortmund the practical requirements of the work environment are surveyed constantly and reacted to.
Ranging from architecture and design to computer science and engineering and further on to social education and business studies an approximate total of 8,500 students is currently enrolled at the Fachhochschule Dortmund.
In concert with other academic and research institutions of the region the FH Dortmund actively contributes to these developments with its well trained graduates: minds competent in modern information and communications technology, able to design and build components for modern production sites and for environmental protection systems.
www.fh-dortmund.de /CD/profil/info_e/info_e1.htm   (365 words)

  
 Hotels in Dortmund - BOOKINGS online hotel reservations
The hotel and restaurant Dieckmann’s is located in the south of Dortmund and is characterised by the opportune transport connexions and the comfortability.… More
The Hotel PRODOMO Dortmund is located near the centre of town and invites you to become acquainted with all amenities.
The hotel is located in the heart of Dortmund, topping the city, in the building 'Westfalen Forum' with International restaurants, a bowling alley, an elegant night club and a shopping mall.… More
www.bookings.net /searchresults.html?aid=304714;sid=c3d59751c1e65d3c0ef4045b89dd4642;iata=DTM   (520 words)

  
 Dortmund hotels and accommodation, hotel reservations in North Rhine - Westphalia, by All-Hotels(tm)
This is a perfect hotel for exploring Dortmund and due to its style gives a very fresh vibrant impression.
The hotel is partly modernised and due to its location in a quiet park, it is very quiet and relaxing.
Hilton Dortmund is located right next to the Westfalenpark and within walking distance of the Westfalenhallen fairground.
www.all-hotels.com /europe/germany/north_rhine_-_westphalia/dortmund_e1.htm   (578 words)

  
 Destination Germany - Cities - Dortmund
Local people are happy to share their city with visitors, including their favourite leisure activity: a Borussia Dortmund match at the Westphalia Stadium.
The four churches in the city centre are reminders that Dortmund has a history stretching back more than 1,000 years.
The Ostwall Art Museum, the Natural History Museum and the Museum of Art and Cultural History are some of the most visited museums in Dortmund, along with the permanent exhibitions at the Zollern II/IV coal mine and DASA.
www.germany-tourism.de /e/metropole_dortmund.html   (261 words)

  
 Uni-Dortmund: Homepage
In 2005 Courses are offered in the areas of Biochemical and Chemical Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Automation and Robotics, Solid State Physics and Business & Economics and are designed for students who are in the third or fourth year of a bachelor program or just entering the master phase.
The Universität Dortmund offers a number of two year postgraduate programs, taught in English, which provide excellent career perspectives in both industry and higher education.
The system was developed by students and is supported by the University of Dortmund.
www.uni-dortmund.de /web/en   (235 words)

  
 Dortmund   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Dortmund is in the heart of the Ruhr coalfields and near extensive iron-ore deposits.
With the rise of industrialization in the mid-19th century Dortmund prospered again.
The city enjoyed great prosperity in the succeeding centuries, but by the end of the 18th century it had declined in importance.
www.2747.com /2747/world/city/dortmund.htm   (100 words)

  
 CNN.com - Dortmund terminate Amoroso's deal - Apr 1, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
BERLIN, Germany (Reuters) -- Borussia Dortmund have terminated their contract with injury-plagued Marcio Amoroso "with immediate effect and in agreement" with the Brazilian striker.
Amoroso came to Dortmund in a 25 million euros move in 2001 from AC Parma and has said he wants to return to Italy.
Amoroso won a place in the hearts of Dortmund fans top-scoring in Borussia's 2002 title triumph, but his antics off the pitch has tarnished that relationship.
cnn.com /2004/SPORT/football/04/01/germany.amoroso   (395 words)

  
 Westfalenstadion - Travel to Dortmund for the 2006 World Cup Finals in Germany
Dortmund hosts four 1st round games, a second round match and the first semi-final in Westfalenstadion - the home of Borussia Dortmund.
Originally built for the 1974 World Cup in Germany, Dortmund's Westfalenstadion was considered the German Football Association's (DFB) 'trump card' in its application to host the finals of the 2006 World Cup - all spectators have a view of the pitch, as the yellow pylons hold up the roof from the outside.
Be sure of getting a room in Dortmund during the World Cup Finals by booking online before you go.
1800-worldcup.com /world_cup_finals/germany2006/stadiums/dortmund.htm   (413 words)

  
 Dortmund Hotels, hotels in Dortmund, Germany | Germany Hotels Database   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The comfortable but nonetheless budget-friendly TRYP Dortmund Hotel is the perfect resort both for business trips and for turist week ends.
Hotel Additional Property Description - The 3 Star Mercure Dortmund City Has 82 Rooms and is Located in the Centre of the City.
Hotel Additional Property Description - The Ibis Hotel Dortmund City is Situated Next To the B1 Highway, Exit Dortmund Zentrum- Hoerde- Ihk- Grossmarkt,...
dortmund.germanyhotelsdb.com   (260 words)

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