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Franconia, Germany

The region of Franconia comprises of the northern parts of the modern Bavaria, a small part of southern Thuringia and northeastern Baden-Wurttemberg. For vacation, one can visit the north-eastern mountain range of Fichtelgebirge. Rothenburg is one of the best known towns in Franconia.




Franconia of Germany is composed of 15 regions. The place is the abode to 9 nature reserves. Besides, the region of Franconia also abounds in towns and cities like
the Bayreuth, Bamberg, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Nuremberg and so on. The architecture of these places attracts visitors from various parts of the world. Franconia falls in northern Bavaria.

For Franconia vacation, one can visit the north-eastern mountain range known as Fichtelgebirge. In the early period of history, this part used to be the mining center of gold, silver and tin. Travel Franconia and explore the beauty of the region. The Frankenalb region is known for hills and castles. One may enjoy the climate while cycling or walking in this place. The rivers and lakes attract the water lovers.

The other places of interest in Franconia are Spessart hills, Steigerwald forest, Upper Main valley and Coburger Land, Main and Odenwald, the Rhon hills and so on. The museums are the storehouse of some rare artifacts. For holidaying, there are some important lakes like the Brombachsee, Altmuhlsee and Rothsee. The Franconian wine is also very special.

To discover the nature at its best, one should pay a visit to Franconia.



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