Contrary to popular belief, Germany full of beautiful cities: Berlin, Munich, Lubeck, Hamburg and the historic center of Dusseldorf. A city stand out, Nuremberg. Located in Bavaria, its 500 000 inhabitants welcome you. It is the second town in Bavaria just after Munich.
Nuremberg still has a medieval architecture. You will discover in the following pictures the beautiful medieval castle, beautiful churches, traditional streets, daily markets. You'll understand this German city deserves a good weekend. You'll also find information and tips for preparing your weekend in Nuremberg. When to go? What to see? What budget for a weekend? Good trip to Nuremberg, Germany.
Nuremberg is a city in Bavaria, Germany. With 511 628 inhabitants in December 2016, it is the second largest city in Bavaria after Munich. It is the economic center of the Middle Franconia District and one of the main industrial centers of Southern Germany. The Pegnitz River separates the old town into two districts, Sebald and Lorenz, named after the two main churches of Nuremberg. Its picturesque and medieval city charm, despite its modernity in economic, industrial and technological terms, makes it a major cultural metropolis of Germany.
The area of the city that covered 1.6 km² in 1806 since 2010 is 186.4 km². Nuremberg is surrounded by attractive forests and fields, occupying respectively 16% and 22.2% of the territory in 2012. It has large parks such as the Cramer Klett Park, with 3.6 hectares; the Luitpoldhain, with 22 ha; the Kontumazgarten, with 1.7 ha; the stadium, with 19 hectares; The Westpark, with 60 ha. the Wöhrder Wiese, with 14 ha; Wöhrder See, with 104 ha. the Volkspark Dutzendteich, with 270 ha; the Volkspark Marienberg, with 120 ha; and the Hummelsteiner Park which is accessed via Langobardenstrasse near Sperberschule College.
The old town of Nuremberg is divided by the river Pegnitz. Some of its streets, including the oldest, have the shape of a canal with bridges and small hills. © Pictures of Emmanuel Buchot
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