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Närliggande bilder i Franconia


A: Auf dem Walberla

av Michael Waleczek | frankentracks.de, 220 meter bort

Auf der Nordkuppe der Ehrenbürg.

Auf dem Walberla

B: Walberla

av Jan Koehn, 260 meter bort


C: Walberla

av Michael Waleczek | frankentracks.de, 280 meter bort

Panorama am Fuß des Walberla. Das Walberla, die 514m hohe Nordkuppe, ist neben dem Rodenstein die kle...


D: Blick vom Rodenstein zum Walberla

av Stefan Huber, 350 meter bort

Blick vom Rodenstein zum Walberla

E: Cherry blossom - Walberla

av Jan Koehn, 660 meter bort

Cherry blossom - Walberla

F: Cherry blossom - Walberla - 2

av Jan Koehn, 660 meter bort

Cherry blossom - Walberla - 2

G: Cherry Blossom - top

av Jan Koehn, 900 meter bort

Cherry Blossom - top

H: Cherry Blossom - inside

av Jan Koehn, 900 meter bort

Cherry Blossom - inside

I: cherry blossom at Kirchehrenbach

av Jan Koehn, 970 meter bort

cherry blossom at Kirchehrenbach


av Günther Roth, 4.1 km bort

Det här panoramat togs i Franconia

Detta är en översikt av Franconia


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".

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