Upper Franconia

Upper Franconia is a Regierungsbezirk of the state of , southern . It forms part of the historically significant region of , all now part of the German Federal State of Bayern.
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is in Upper Franconia. The town has slightly over 70,000 residents. Photo: Benreis, CC BY 3.0.

The festival city of in Upper is relatively quiet most of the year until the Richard Wagner Festival settles in for 30 days every summer. Photo: Benreis, CC BY 3.0.

is a city in Upper Franconia. has been a household name since the 19th century as the… Photo: Benreis, CC BY 3.0.

is a city in Upper Franconia in Bavaria. , meaning farm estate, is a very common German place name, but this one is specifically an der Saale. Photo: Mediaman71, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a town in Upper Franconia in northern , and also the seat of the administrative . Photo: Rainerhaufe, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a city in . Its main claim to fame is a high brewery density, which albeit much diminished with economic consolidation was historically quite remarkable. Photo: Benreis, CC BY 3.0.

is a small town in Upper Franconia. It is most well known as the village with the most beer breweries per capita. Photo: Janericloebe, CC BY 3.0.

is a town in the district in Upper Franconia, , , with a population of approximately 15,000 inhabitants. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is town in , located in the district of Upper Franconia. Photo: Rainer Lippert, CC0.

is in Upper Franconia. Its main claim to fame is being the birthplace of Levi Strauß the inventor of the Blue Jeans and founder of the namesake company. Photo: Clemensfranz, CC BY 2.5.

The Fichtel Mountains, form a small horseshoe-shaped mountain range in northeastern , . Photo: Benreis, CC BY 3.0.

The is an upland in , northern and a popular tourist retreat. Photo: Benreis, CC BY 3.0.

is a small, unincorporated village divided between the towns of Töpen, Upper Franconia, and Gefell, . Photo: AndreasPraefcke, CC BY 3.0.

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