Wiesbaden


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Wies·ba·den

 (vēs′bäd′n)
A city of west-central Germany on the Rhine River west of Frankfurt. Founded as a Celtic settlement in the third century bc, it has been a noted spa since Roman times. Wiesbaden became a free imperial city c. ad 1242 and passed to Prussia in 1866.

Wiesbaden

(German ˈviːsbaːdən)
n
(Placename) a city in W Germany, capital of Hesse state: a spa resort since Roman times. Pop: 271 995 (2003 est). Latin name: Aquae Mattiacorum

Wies•ba•den

(ˈvisˌbɑd n)

n.
the capital of Hesse in W Germany: health resort; mineral springs. 266,081.
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The Major-General and his Lady were taking the waters at Wiesbaden.
Weren't they drinking the waters at Wiesbaden, and weren't they to go on drinking them for another three weeks?
There were jaunty young Cambridge-men travelling with their tutor, and going for a reading excursion to Nonnenwerth or Konigswinter; there were Irish gentlemen, with the most dashing whiskers and jewellery, talking about horses incessantly, and prodigiously polite to the young ladies on board, whom, on the contrary, the Cambridge lads and their pale-faced tutor avoided with maiden coyness; there were old Pall Mall loungers bound for Ems and Wiesbaden and a course of waters to clear off the dinners of the season, and a little roulette and trente-et-quarante to keep the excitement going; there was old Methuselah, who had married his young wife, with Captain Papillon of the Guards holding her parasol and guide-books; there was young May who was carrying off his bride on a pleasure tour (Mrs.
He read, too, that Count Beist was rumored to have left for Wiesbaden, and that one need have no more gray hair, and of the sale of a light carriage, and of a young person seeking a situation; but these items of information did not give him, as usual, a quiet, ironical gratification.
Major organization : TRIWICON, EIGENBETRIEB DER LANDESHAUPTSTADT WIESBADEN
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Rezidor Hotel Group (STO: REZT), a Belgium-based hotel company, has announced a new per diem rate for its Radisson Blu Schwarzer Bock Hotel, Wiesbaden, Germany.
BRUSSELS, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Radisson Blu Schwarzer Bock Hotel, Wiesbaden, has celebrated its 525th anniversary.
The region includes two great rivers - the Rhine and the Main - and the cities of Frankfurt, Wiesbaden, Aschaffenburg and Mainz.
3 Germany will be held for the fourth time in Wiesbaden, with more than 3,200 athletes from 46 nations coming to the state capital to face the challenging 1.
The words, attributed to Secretary of the Army Pete Geren, echoed off the walls in the Wiesbaden Fitness Center as NCOs from across the U.
Some 278,000 flights were made from Frankfurt and Wiesbaden in what was then West Germany to take 23million tons of supplies.