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Aschaffenburg is a city in Bavaria, Germany located on the right bank of the Main and its confluence with the narrow Aschaff River, near the foot of the Spessart. The city of Aschaffenburg is not included in the district of Aschaffenburg, but is its administrative seat. It is also known as the Tor zum Spessart or gate to the Spessart mountain range. Although it is within Bavaria, the city's inhabitants claim to be Franconians, not Bavarians. This can be doubted as well as the city never was part of historical Franconia, but belonged to the archbishop of Mainz. It has a population of 66,800.
Aschaffenburg, called in the Middle Ages as Ascaphaburg, was originally a Roman settlement. Roman legions had their station here, and on the ruins of their castrum the Frankish mayors of the palace built a castle. Its chief buildings are the Schloss Johannisburg, built by Archbishop Schweikard von Kronberg, which contains a library with a number of incunabula, a collection of engravings and paintings. 
A city known for its historic myths and traditions, scenic beauty, luxurious hotels and cottages, Aschaffenburg is one of the favorite holiday destinations for most of the vacation lovers.

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