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Grossheubach Kloster Engelberg 2011
Franconia

From the village of “Großheubach " 612 stone steps lead up to the" Angel Mountain”. It is easier to reach the monastery ”Engelberg” by a car. Very popular is the Klosterschänke (Restaurant). Here you get dark abbey beer from an original recipe of the monks and monastery wine from the farm.

Nikon D5000 | Nikkor 18-135 | Panoramic Tripod Head homemade | 38 Pictures | ISO 200 | 1/1000 sec. | F13 | 18mm | PanoramaStudio | PaintShop Pro

Copyright: Ackermann Ralf
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10000x5000
Taken: 04/04/2011
Uploaded: 04/04/2011
Updated: 25/08/2014
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Tags: church; main; bayern; cloister; cathedral; untermain; franken; unterfranken; mainfranken; franconia; germany; bavaria; ruins; burg; ruine; grossheubach; großheubach; engelberg; klosterschänke; monastery; aschaffenburg
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Wikipedia: Franconia (German: Franken) is a region of Germany comprising the northern parts of the modern state of Bavaria, a small part of southern Thuringia, and a region in northeastern Baden-Württemberg called Heilbronn-Franken. The Bavarian part is made up of the administrative regions of Lower Franconia (Unterfranken), Middle Franconia (Mittelfranken), and Upper Franconia (Oberfranken).Franconia (like France) is named after the Germanic tribe of the Franks. This tribe played a major role after the breakdown of the Roman Empire and colonised large parts of medieval Europe.Modern day Franconia comprises only a very tiny and rather remote part of the settlement area of the ancient Franks. In German, Franken is used for both modern day Franconians and the historic Franks, which leads to some confusion. The historic Frankish Empire, Francia, is actually the common precursor of the Low Countries, France and Germany. In 843 the Treaty of Verdun led to the partition of Francia into West Francia (modern day France), Middle Francia (from the Low Countries along the Rhine valley to northern Italy) and East Francia (modern day Germany). Frankreich, the German word for "France", and Frankrijk, the Dutch word for "France"; literally mean "the Frankish Empire".