Ostfriesland a geographical area of the Bundesland Niedersachsen
, and in the northwestern most area of Germany
, and borders the Netherlands
to the west. The name Ostfriesland translates into East Frisia, the Netherlands
being Westfriesland, or West Frisia. The towns of Emden, Aurich, and Oldenburg are found in Ostfriesland.
Ostfriesland’s costal planes are riddled with canals, and look little like the mountainous ranges foreigners expect from Germany. The native Dialect of Ostfriesland is Platt Deutsch