Oldenburg in Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony), Nor…

Oldenburg in Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony), Northern Germany, is situated between Bremen (Germany) and Groningen (Netherlands); it’s part of the Bremen/Oldenburg Metropolitan Region of 2.37 million people. It’s also the place of origin of the House of Oldenburg. Before the end of the German Empire (1918), it was the administrative center and residence of the monarchs of Oldenburg. Archaeological finds point to a settlement dating back as far the 8th century.