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Blankenheim Destination Guide

Explore Blankenheim in Germany.

Blankenheim in the region of North Rhine-Westphalia with it's 8,770 inhabitants is a town in Germany - some 325 mi (or 522 km) South-West of Berlin, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Blankenheim in Germany

Current time in Blankenheim is now 10:22 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Berlin" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: The Hague, Haarlem, Amsterdam, Brussels, Uxheim or Aachen. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Waldorf, Tondorf, Roderath, Ripsdorf, Reetz and Blankenheim. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

12°C / 53 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 965.7 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 18 km/h (11 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 64% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 24th of November 2017
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)
Saturday, 25th of November 2017
Light snow, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Light snow Day: 3°C (37 °F)
Night: 1°C (33 °F)
Sunday, 26th of November 2017
Light snow, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light snow Day: 4°C (39 °F)
Night: 2°C (35 °F)

Videos

Blankenheim (Eifel) : Rhein-Eifel TV

02:10 min ( November 03, 2010 by Rheineifeltv)
Views: 2,139 - Rating: 5/5

Www.rhein-eifel.tv - Film über Blankenheim, die Gemeinde an der Ahrquelle. Historischer Stadtkern mit vielen Fachwerkhäusern, Burg und Eifelmuseum. Blankenheim liegt 27 Kilometer südwestlich der Kr...

Neue Römervilla Blankenheim : Rhein-Eif...

02:04 min ( September 27, 2012 by Rheineifeltv)
Views: 144 - Rating: 3/5

Www.rhein-eifel.tv - Im Rahmen des regionale-2010-Projekts "Erlebnisraum Römerstraße" konnte nach Planung und Ideenwettbewerb 2012 das Richtfest für eine stählerne Säulenhalle gefeiert werden. Ru...


Blankenheim / Ahr : Rhein-Eifel TV

02:57 min ( September 26, 2012 by Rheineifeltv)
Views: 255 - Rating: 0/5

Www.rhein-eifel.tv - Blankenheim liegt 27 Kilometer südwestlich der Kreisstadt Euskirchen am Westrand des Ahrgebirges in der Eifel. Die Quelle der Ahr ist an einem Haus im mittelalterlichen Ortskern ...

Blankenheimer Kirche : Rhein-Eifel TV

01:55 min ( October 23, 2012 by Rheineifeltv)
Views: 15 - Rating: 0/5

Www.rhein-eifel.tv - Die spätgotische Pfarrkirche St. Mariä Himmelfahrt von 1505 in Blankenheim erhebt sich auf halber Höhe am Hang zwischen Burg und Ort. Sie erhielt erst gut 100 Jahre später ihr...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Blankenheim during the next days.

03
Dec
2017

Björn Heuser - Weihnachtsjeföhl - Kölsches Mitsingkonzert STADTKYLL

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
More on eventful.com.

08
Dec
2017

Rüdiger Hoffmann: Ich Hab's Doch Nur Gut Gemeint... BAD MÜNSTEREIFEL

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Euskirchen (district)

Euskirchen is a Kreis (district) in the south-west of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Neighboring districts are Aachen, Düren, Rhein-Erft-Kreis, Rhein-Sieg, Ahrweiler, Daun, Bitburg-Prüm, and the Liège province.

More reading: Euskirchen (district) homepage
Located at 50.43, 6.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Districts of North Rhine-Westphalia, States and territories established in 1827

Felsennest

At the start of the Western European campaign of 1940, the Felsennest ("Rocky Eyrie" in English) was the codename for one of Hitler's Führer Headquarters near Bad Münstereifel, Germany. It was much more cramped than Adolf Hitler's other field bunkers, having only four rooms. Hitler was at the Felsennest in the autumn of 1939, because there were plans to invade France and the Low Countries. He was there again on May 10, 1940 when the invasion took place.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.43, 6.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Führer Headquarters, World War II sites in Germany

Vulkaneifel

Vulkaneifel is a district (Kreis) in the northwest of the state Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is the least densely populated district in the state and the fourth most sparsely populated district in Germany. The administrative centre of the district is in Daun. Neighboring districts are Euskirchen, Ahrweiler, Mayen-Koblenz, Cochem-Zell, Bernkastel-Wittlich, and Bitburg-Prüm.

More reading: Vulkaneifel homepage
Located at 50.43, 6.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Rhineland-Palatinate, Vulkaneifel

Mariawald Abbey

Mariawald Abbey is a monastery of the Trappists (formally known as the Cistercians of the Strict Observance), located above the village of Heimbach, in the district of Düren in the Eifel, in the forests around Mount Kermeter, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.43, 6.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:1486 establishments, Christian monasteries established in the 15th century, Cistercian monasteries in Germany, Monasteries in North Rhine-Westphalia, Religious organizations established in the 1480s, Trappist monasteries

Eifel Transmitter

The Eifel Transmitter is an FM and TV transmission facility for the German broadcasting company of SWR and is located on the Scharteberg near Kirchweiler, Germany. Until 1985, the Scharteberg transmitter used a 160 metre tall guyed mast. However this mast did not allow good reception in deep valleys, so in 1985 a new, 302 metre tall, guyed, steel framework mast was built, becoming the tallest structure of Rhineland-Palatinate.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.43, 6.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Radio masts, Towers in Germany

Quote of the moment

Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us what we are.

George Eliot