In meiner Freizeit fahre ich gern Motorrad, treibe viel Sport oder gehe mit Freunden aus.
The Federal Republic of Germany was a founding member of the European Economic Community in 1957 and the European Union in 1993.
It is part of the Schengen Area, and became a co-founder of the Eurozone in 1999.
The Nazi seizure of power in 1933 led to the establishment of a dictatorship, World War II and the Holocaust.
After the end of World War II in Europe and a period of Allied occupation, two German states were founded: the democratic West Germany and the socialist East Germany.
A region named Germania was documented before 100 AD.
During the Migration Period, the Germanic tribes expanded southward.The country's other major cities are Hamburg, Munich, Cologne, Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Düsseldorf, Leipzig, Bremen, Dresden, Hannover and Nuremberg.Various Germanic tribes have inhabited the northern parts of modern Germany since classical antiquity.It includes 16 constituent states, covers an area of 357,021 square kilometres (137,847 sq mi), and has a largely temperate seasonal climate.With about 82 million inhabitants, Germany is the most populous member state of the European Union.Germany is a member of the United Nations, NATO, the G7 (formerly G8), the G20, and the OECD.