Middle Franconia

Middle Franconia is the southernmost, central and most urbanized part of in Germany. Its heart is the urbanized area around Nuremberg Fürth and Erlangen but there are also delightful Bierkeller or natural attractions in its rural parts.

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is 's largest city, and its undisputed economic, social and cultural centre. Photo: Jjtkk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in , . It is home to most of the Friedrich-Alexander University and the Siemens company. Photo: Selby, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in , in the region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the administrative capital of Middle Franconia, largely due to having been a residence of the Margraves of Ansbach-Bayreuth in the past. Photo: Guido Radig, CC BY 3.0.


is a town along the in , , about halfway in between Frankfurt and Munich. Photo: Meho29, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town of about 40,000 inhabitants near in the centre of the region of in the north of . Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small town in famous for being the headquarters of two major sportswear companies. Photo: Helmlechner, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is in Mittelfranken. It is a former Reichsstadt and due to its rather small growth since the end of the Holy Roman Empire, it has escaped both wars and overzealous city planners with its old town largely intact. Photo: Bybbisch94, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is in Middle Franconia. The German spelling of the city's name should be read as "Weissenburg", with the "ß" character standing for "ss". Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small historic town in , Germany with a population of almost 12,000. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town of some 26,000 people in Middle Franconia. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a town in the district, in , Germany. Photo: Wolkenkratzer, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town to the East of , . Photo: kassandro, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small town with around 2,000 inhabitants in Middle Franconia, Bavaria, Germany. Photo: Aarp65, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Stein, also referred to as "Stein bei Nürnberg" is in , , bordering to the south and located in the county of Fürth. Photo: Simonizer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The lies south-west of in northern , . Photo: Wolkenkratzer, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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