Skyline Of Heidelberg With The Gothic Steeple Of The Church Of The Holy Spirit R ...
Stockphoto ID: 2237901
File name: F491GE.jpg
Format: film, 35mm
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Source: photographer Based in: United States
Description: skyline of heidelberg with the gothic steeple of the church of the holy spirit rising above buildings of the altstadt ( old town ) heidelberg , germany . heidelberg is a city in baden württemberg , germany . as of 2006 , over 140 , 000 people live within the citys 109 square kilometres ( 42 sq mi ) area . the town of heidelberg is an administrative district of its own . although not being part of it , the rhein neckar kreis , the rural district , which surrounds the town , has its seat in heidelberg . heidelberg lies on the river neckar at the point where it leaves its narrow , steep valley in the odenwald to flow into the rhine valley where , 20 kilometres ( 12 mi ) northwest of heidelberg , it joins the river rhine at mannheim . heidelberg is part of a densely populated region known as the rhein neckar triangle .