Old town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof, Unesco Site, Regensburg, Germany
Regensburg, the town of emperors and kings, offers impressive perspectives of around 2,000 years of history. The centre has over 1,500 listed buildings; of these, 984 form the ‘Old Town with Stadtamhof’ ensemble, which became a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2006.
The medieval centre of the city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a testimony of the city’s status as cultural centre of southern Germany in the Middle Ages
Situated at the confluence of the Danube, Naab and Regen rivers. With over 140,000 inhabitants, Regensburg is the fourth-largest city in the State of Bavaria after Munich, Nuremberg and Augsburg. The city is the political, economic and cultural centre of Eastern Bavaria and the capital of the Bavarian administrative region Upper Palatinate.
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