Dierdorf, Germany

 

Dierdorf is nestled in the Westerwald region of Germany.  Ruins of ancient civilizations are being discovered in monasteries , abandoned clay pits and basalt quarries.  Dierdorf  is known for its pottery works and ceramics museum, lush woodlands, small lakes and outdoor activities.

 

Approximately 4,000 people live in Dierdorf.  Residents prefer to live here and work in other communities.  Some 12,000 people have settled in the five towns that surround Dierdorf  - each unique in culture and customs of the Westwald.