Bad Godesburg

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Bad Godesburg
Coat of Arms
Arms of Bad Godesburg
area: 31,97 km²
people: 70525 (2004)
official website: Stadtbezirke Bad Godesberg
politics
Mayor: Annette Schwolen-Flümann, CDU

Bad Godesberg is a district of the city of Bonn in southern North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. From 1949 till 1999 Bonn was the capital of West Germany, and the majority of foreign embassies to Germany were in Bad Godesberg. Some buildings are still used as embassy branch offices or consulates.

History[change | change source]

Godesburg Ruins.

Twin towns[change | change source]

The town is twinned with

Trivia[change | change source]

  • John le Carré's novel The Little Drummer Girl begins with the bombing of the house of an Israeli diplomat in Bad Godesburg.

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