Kiel is a harbor city in northern Germany, has 247,548 inhabitants on an area of 118.6 kmĀ². Luxury cruise ships pass through this place but also ferry ships go to Norway, Sweden and Lithuania. The Kiel Canal passes through this city, the widest (104 m) and deepest (almost 14 meters) canal in the world. Evem if Kiel is a maritime town, here we have tourist attractions: the Old Botanic Garden, the 106-metre high Rathausturm, Germany’s oldest student theatre, the Sechseckbau and Schrevenpark, which attracts crowds of people.