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Saturday, 25. May 2019 at 07:23 AM

Germany Travel Advisory

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Warning Level Icon Travelling Germany is (relatively) safe

Germany with its capital Berlin is a country in Europe (Western Europe), slightly smaller than Montana (357,021 km²). The country is located Central Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, between the Netherlands and Poland, south of Denmark. The climate can be described as temperate and marine; cool, cloudy, wet winters and summers; occasional warm mountain (foehn) wind. The landscape is lowlands in north, uplands in center, Bavarian Alps in south. With a population of about 82.37 million citizens.

Local Situation: 1.5 / 5

Travelling Germany is (relatively) safe. We detected travel advisories from 4 sources for this specific country.

Regional Situation: 1.5 / 5

Germany shares a land border with 9 neighbouring states. For this region of countries (including Germany), the Advisory Index is 1.5 (average value over all countries). All countries have some reported advisories: France (2.6), Belgium (2.2), Austria (1.8), Netherlands (1.8), Denmark (1.5), Switzerland (1), Czech Republic (1), Luxembourg with 1 and Poland with 1 (of 5).

Rating Details (single travel warnings)

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 0 - Travel is usually safe.
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This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/germany

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.
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This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://foreignaffairs.gov.mt/en/Pages/Travel-Advice.aspx

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.
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Normal precautions

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/germany/

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 2 - Travel is usually safe.
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Exercise increased caution in Germany due to terrorism. Terrorist groups continue plotting possible attacks in Germany. Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting tourist locations, transportation hubs, markets/shopping malls, local government facilities, hotels, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, parks, major sporting and cultural events, ...

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: http://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/germany-travel-advisory.html

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 2 - Travel is usually safe.
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Exercise increased caution in Germany due to the ongoing threat of terrorism. 

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/germany

About Germany

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Basic Statistics and Facts

Topic Value
Capital Berlin
Population about 82.37 million
Size 357021 km²
Size comparable to slightly smaller than Montana
Common languages German
Timezone Europe/Berlin with UTC offset of 2 hour(s)
Currency Euro (short: EUR)
Common voltage (electricity) 230V - 50Hz
Used GSM Frequencies 900, 1800, 3G
International phone prefix +49
Internet Top Level Domain .de
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2 DE
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 DEU
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 276

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