Kronach in Oberfranken, Bayern (Bavaria), Southern Germany, is…

Kronach in Oberfranken, Bayern (Bavaria), Southern Germany, is the birthtown of Lucas Cranach the Elder, Maximilian von Welsch, Johann Kaspar Zeuss, and bishop Josef Stangl. The town has a nearly complete city-wall and Germany’s biggest medieval fortress (Festung Rosenberg). A large portion of the district is part of the Frankenwald (Franconian Forest), a hill chain rising to 795 m.

Read more (in German & English):
http://www.kronach.de/en/fortress-rosenberg-kronach-germany.html

Die Jakobuskirche in Miltenberg. Miltenberg in Unterfranken…

Die Jakobuskirche in Miltenberg. Miltenberg in Unterfranken (Lower Franconia) in Bayern, Southern Germany has a population of 9,000. It lies on the Fränkischer Rotwein Wanderweg (Franconian Red Wine Hiking Trail). Tourism is very important for the local economy. Visitors are mainly day trippers from the urban agglomerations in Hessen (Frankfurt, Offenbach, Darmstadt, Hanau).

Wine Bar in Würzburg, Bayern, Southern Germany Since 1576….

Wine Bar in Würzburg, Bayern, Southern Germany

Since 1576. http://www.weinstuben-juliusspital.de/

Heilbronn in an old painting (1855). Heilbronn in…

Heilbronn in an old painting (1855). Heilbronn in Baden-Württemberg, Southwestern Germany, poulation 123,000, is the economic center of the Heilbronn-Franken region, and known for its wine industry. Located in the Neckar river basin, it’s adjacent to the Swabian-Franconian Forest Nature Park, surrounded by vineyards. The oldest traces of humans in the area date back to the Old Stone Age (30,000 BC), as the fertile Neckar floodplains aided early settlement by farmers and ranchers. Since the 1970s, after guest workers and immigrants from Islamic & Russian-Orthodox countries settled here, these 2 faiths are practiced by a growing number of residents.

annajewelsphotography: Rothenburg ob der Tauber – Germany (by…

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Rothenburg ob der Tauber – Germany (by annajewelsphotography

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Autumn vineyards (Sylvaner Müller-Thurgau Domina grapes),…

Autumn vineyards (Sylvaner Müller-Thurgau Domina grapes), overlooking Randersacker near Würzburg in Bayern (Bavaria), Southern Germany

Die Burg Pottenstein ist eine der ältesten Burgen der…

Die Burg Pottenstein ist eine der ältesten Burgen der Fränkischen Schweiz und beherbergt ein Burgmuseum. Sie erhebt sich auf einem Felsen über der gleichnamigen Stadt Pottenstein im oberfränkischen Landkreis Bayreuth in Bayern. Die Burg und das Museum sind gegen Eintrittsgebühr zu besichtigen.

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