August 1986, Nürnberg, Germany
Nürnberg is an attractive old city in northern Bavaria. Some of the old city walls still stand. There are several museums worth visiting, including the Transport Museum and the Deutsches Museum.
To the north are Gößweinstein and Pottenstein.
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Franconia, Franken, is the northern part of Bavaria. Primarily popular among German tourists, the area contains much to see and do. For instance, this area has perhaps the highest concentration of Breweries in Germany (the country with largest number of breweries in the world).
I discovered the charms of this area quite by accident during my 1986 trip to Germany. I visited Nürnberg specifically to see the Deutsches Museum. After leaving Nürnberg, I headed north to Bayreuth. and spent a day exploring the Fränkisches Schweiz.