"Nuremberg - the secret capital of Bayern" Bavaria by gordonilla

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Nuremberg

The city lies in the Franconian basin, and has a population of some 500,000 and is the second largest city in the State.

Sinwell Tower

The entry to the Kaiserburg and the mighty Sinwell Tower. The keep dates back to the 12th Century, however the upper part was first built in 1560.

Famous Citizen

In 1509, Albrect Durer bought a house which was subsequently named after him. He lived and worked there until his death in 1528.

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