Friedrichshafen Travel Guide

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Friedrichshafen is located in the Southern part of Baden-Wurttemberg at Lake Constance. It is situated near the borders of Switzerland and Austria.
Friedrichshafen is known for being a tourist resort. For instance, the boardwalk of Friedrichshafen is one of the prettiest and longest of its kind around Lake Constance. A spectacular view of the lake as well as of the Austrian and Swiss Alps can be taken while strolling between the castle church and the estuary of the Rotach.
It is also known for having been home to the Zeppelin airship company and the Dornier Flugzeugwerke as well as ZF Friedrichshafen AG, manufacturer of transmission systems. Also businesses of the automobile industry and high tech companies are situated in Friedrichshafen.
Apart from industry and tourism, various regular commercial exhibitions, such as Aero (aviation technology), InterBoot (water sports) and EuroBike are important economical factors. Furthermore, the Graf-Zeppelin-Haus cultural centre has become a popular location for congresses, conferences, and other events.

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