Black Forest

The Black Forest is located in the southwest corner of Germany in the German federal-state of Baden-Württemberg, which contains the namesake low, forested mountain range and warm, sunny lowlands at its foot.

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Freiburg im Breisgau is a major city in Baden-Württemberg in southwest Germany, situated on the edge of the Black Forest.

Europa-Park is a theme park located in Rust between Freiburg-im-Breisgau and Strasbourg.

Baden-Baden is a spa town built on thermal springs at the edge of the Black Forest in Baden Württemberg, south west Germany.


Bad Säckingen is a magnificent little city located in the very southern part of Germany.

Bonndorf im Schwarzwald, a 7,000 inhabitant town in the Black Forest in the very southwest of Germany, is in the district of Waldshut in the land of Baden-Württemberg.

Rottweil is a city between Black Forest and Swabian Jura.

Offenburg is a city in the Black Forest in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.

Pforzheim is known as the "Gateway to Black Forest" or "Goldstadt" for its jewellery and watch-making industries.

Triberg Im Schwarzwald is a small quiet German town located in Baden-Württemberg, in the heart of the Black Forest and is an enjoyable vacation spot.

Laufenburg is a town on the river Rhine. Because the Rhine is the border, part of the town is in Switzerland and a smaller part is in Germany.

Lörrach is in the southwest of Baden-Württemberg, right in the south of Germany.

Calw, the birth place of the writer Herman Hesse, is a little town in the Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany.

Gengenbach is an historic town delightfully set in the Kinzigtal of the Black Forest and boasting romantic half timbered houses in narrow streets in the style of the Romantic Road.

Villingen-Schwenningen is a twin town at the east side of the Black Forest in Baden-Württemberg.

Emmendingen is a city 17 km north of Freiburg, within the Black Forest region in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.

Baiersbronn is a small town in the Black Forest just north of Freudenstadt.

Titisee-Neustadt is a spa town on the north shore of Lake Titisee, in the Black Forest.

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  • Afrikaans:  Swartwoud
  • Asturian:  Selva Prieta
  • Catalan:  Selva Negra
  • Chinese:  黑森林
  • Croatian:  Schwarzwald
  • Danish:  Schwarzwald
  • Dutch:  Zwarte Woud
  • Esperanto:  Nigra Arbaro
  • Estonian:  Schwarzwald
  • Finnish:  Schwarzwald
  • French:  Forêt-Noire
  • German:  Schwarzwald
  • Greek:  Μέλανας Δρυμός
  • Hebrew:  היער השחור
  • Hungarian:  Fekete-erdő
  • Italian:  Foresta Nera
  • Japanese:  シュヴァルツヴァルト
  • Latin:  Nigra silva, Silva Nigra
  • Persian:  جنگل سیاه
  • Polish:  Schwarzwald
  • Portuguese:  Floresta Negra
  • Romanian:  Munții Pădurea Neagră
  • Russian:  Шварцвальд
  • Serbian:  Шварцвалд
  • Slovak:  Schwarzwald
  • Spanish:  Selva Negra
  • Swedish:  Schwarzwald
  • Abnoba
  • Foret Noire

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