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Rostock is a major port city known for being home to one of the oldest universities in the world. The name of the town is of Slavic origin. During its eight centuries of history, Rostock has always been the largest and most potent municipality in the state.
Rostock captivates its visitors with impressive monuments: magnificent gabled houses, majestic churches with towers over 100 meters high, huge cellars, great gates and massive dams. One of the city's beautiful sights is the Warnemünde lighthouse, an ideal place for a day trip. Rostock is the home to major events such as the Hanseatic Sail in August, which draws hundreds of sailing ships and a million visitors annually.
The city is home to the oldest university in the Baltic region, the University of Rostock, founded in 1419. Rostock University Hospital is one of two university hospitals in the state. Every year the hospital accepts patients not only from Germany but also from all over Europe. Rostock is Germany's largest Baltic port and home to a large ferry port. In addition, the city hosts many festivals, such as the annual Jazz Festival or the FiSH – Filmfestival in StadtHafen.
Rostock is the only member of the German Historic Landmarks located on the coast. The salty air of the Baltic Sea belongs to the city as much as the singing of seagulls. Visitors can always enjoy fresh seafood or traditional beer made directly in the town. Ships and the city harbour, old merchants' houses, trade and tradition, discoveries and young people make the city so special and make life in the city so different.