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Amazing Capitals groups can be found on a few social networks.

The Rhine Ruhr Region can be a lonely place for foreigners, especially those whose German is not up to scratch. Local culture is unique and the habit of popping down the pub before the journey home from work is not as widespread as in the UK. Posts on several websites and queries to Amazing Rhine Ruhr emphasize the difficulties.

Most have a facebook account, Linked is very popular among business people in the US as is XING in Germany.


Facebook is the mammoth phenomenon amongst social networks with over a billion users of all generations signed up. Amazing Capitals has created a page on Facebook to enable readers in places such as the Rhine Ruhr region to stay up to date and to join others who do likewise.

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Facebook, Inc.

1601 Willow Road

CA 94025 Menlo Park , CA

United States

Phone: +1 650 308 7300



Google+ is the second largest social network in the world. So-called circles make sharing of important, less relevant and fun stuff with whoever whenever easy. Amazing Capitals has joined Google+ to enable readers in the Rhine Ruhr region to add the site to their circles and to find others.

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Google Inc.

1600 Amphitheatre Parkway

CA 94043 Mountain View , CA

United States

Phone: +1 650 253 0000


Linked In

Begun in the United States, Linked in has become the world's largest professional network. Those signing up for an account can stay in touch with a vast array of contacts. The Amazing group with discussion threads enables posts from people in places such as the Rhine Ruhr region.

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LinkedIn Corporation

2029 Stierlin Court

CA 94043 Mountain View , CA

United States

Phone: +1 650 687 3600



Twitter uses concise, short sentences to inform those that are interested and are following the Tweets on a whole collection of networks and topics. Amazing Capitals has created an account with forums to enable threads and posts in places such as the Rhine Ruhr region.

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Twitter, Inc.

1355 Market Street

CA 94103 San Francisco , CA

United States

Phone: +1 415 222 9670



Xing is primarily a platform where entrepreneurs and corporate business professionals from industry and commerce aim to enhance business opportunities. The Amazing Capitals group has been created with forum threads and posts to enable readers to connect in the Rhine Ruhr region.

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Dammtorstrasse 29-32

20354 Hamburg


Phone: +49 40 419 1310