Sunday, April 25, 2010

UNESCO : Bamberg


Heather Forrey send me this beautiful postcard.
She wrote on the postcard, " From the 10th century onwards, this town bacame an important link for the Slav people, especially those of Poland and Pomerania. During its period of greatest prosperity, from the 12th century onwards, the architecture of Bamberg strongly influenced by northern Germany and Hungary. In the late 18th century it was the centre of the Enlightenment in southern Germany, with eminent philosophers and writers such as Hegel and Hoffmann living there.

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