Franconia - Discover and be Amazed
Franconia is great place for a vacation. There are wide open natural spaces, dreamy towns and historical cities, health spas and resorts. Franconia is a region that caters to the active visitor. Physical, emotional, and spiritual wellbeing are all catered to, as is your interest in experiencing history. Franconia’s towns and villages offer special cultural, architectural, and culinary highlights.
Located in the heart of Germany and all of Europe, Franconia rose to become the early center of the Holy Roman Empire of German Nations. Franconia is still situated in the geographical center of Europe, North of the Danube River and with the Main River flowing right through it. Natural beauty and variety are two of the hallmarks of the region: The scenery alternates from fascinating natural landscapes to attractive vacation spots. And in the middle of the beautiful countryside, there are romantic towns – witnesses of former glory and cultural excellence.
The former free cities Dinkelsbühl, Nuremberg, Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Schweinfurt, for example, still impress with their historical background. ... [Read more]