By: Avery Frey, Lauren Hammon, and Haley Woolwich
-Germany is the second most popular vacation destination in the world, only after the United States.
-After Russia, Germany is the second most populated country with over 82 million inhabitants.
-The most popular sport in Germany is football (our soccer).
-Germany's official name is Bundesrepublik Deutschland, which literally translates to ''Federal Republic of Germany''.
Germany is located in mid-Europe. Its borders include Denmark, Poland, Czech Republic, Austria, Switzerland, France, Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.
The picture above is the Neuschwanstein Castle, located in Schwangu, Germany. Its doors were opened to the public in 1886 after the death of King Ludwig II. This castle is visited by millions of visitors every day.
Germany has two types of government: Federal Republic, and Constitutional Republic.