Why is Berlin Germany's largest city?

Answer With a population of 3.3 million and an area of 138,000 square miles, Berlin is Germany's largest city in both population and area. After London, it is the second largest city in the European Union... Read More »

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Is berlin a primate city?

Berlin, Germany, is not a primate city. This mean Berlin is not by far the largest German city, as London is by far the largest British city. The historical separation between East and West Germany... Read More »

When was the city of Berlin founded?

Although the exact date of establishment of Berlin, Germany, is unknown; it is first mentioned in history in 1244. It is speculated that the city was established in the early 13th century along wi... Read More »

What was Germany's capital city before it became Berlin?

Facts about Germany lists the year 1871 as the founding of the German Reich. In the same year, the official Berlin website lists Berlin as becoming capital of the new German state. Berlin has remai... Read More »

How far is Schonefeld airport from Berlin city center?

Berlin-Schonefeld Airport in Schonefeld, Germany is roughly 15 miles southeast of the city center of the German capital city of Berlin. The drive between the airport and city center, which travels ... Read More »