The Saarland is a small federal state of , located in the west of the country and forming part of the German border with and . Its name is very literal - the state is formed by the territory of the Saar river basin, although not all of it, as the river starts in and flows into the larger Moselle river in .
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is the capital city of Saarland, one of the federal states of . Photo: Inkey, CC BY 2.0.

is a city and district in Saarland. With close to 200,000 inhabitants, it is the second most populous district in Saarland after neighbouring , though only about 35,000 live in the city of itself. Photo: Kolling, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Saarland in Germany. It's midway between Kaiserlautern and Saarbrücken, and 20 km from the border with France. Photo: Lokilech, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town and a municipality in Saarland, . Photo: Mstp77, CC BY-SA 3.0.


Merzig; is the capital of the district , in Saarland, with about 30,000 inhabitants in 17 municipalities on 108 km². Photo: LoKiLeCh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Sankt Wendel is a town in northeastern Saarland. It is situated on the river 36 km northeast of , the capital of Saarland, and is named after Saint Wendelin of Trier. Photo: Andreas.Didion, CC BY-SA 2.0 de.

is a municipality in the Merzig-Wadern district of the Saarland. Photo: Alexander Kachkaev, CC BY 3.0.


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