Germany is located in the Central Europe, bordered by Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, and France on the West, Denmark on the North, Austria and Switzeland on the South, Czechia and Poland on the East. Area 137 748 sq. mi.
Euro = 100 cents. 1Euro = $1,30 (2012)
About 81,8 mln. (2007). German (93%), Polish, Turkish
6 hours ahead of New-York time
No visa needed for US citizens.
Climate is moderated on the north of sea. In the remaining territory - transitional from the sea to the continental. The average temperature of the coldest month (January) from +26F to +36F. The average temperature of July from +60F to +68F. Sediments it falls out in the south to 80" per year, on the north - to 32" per year, in essence in the autumn-winter period.
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From Monday until Friday manufactured stores work fromh 9.00 (10.00) to 18.00 (20.00). As in the banks, there is also “long” Thursday, when supermarkets work to 20.00. On Saturdays the stores are opened to 16.00, and before Christmas, as a rule, to 18.00. Product stores frequently begin work from 7.00 and they close after 19.00.