Ansbach-Katterbach, Bayern (Bavaria), Southern Germany. Ansbach is a city in Bayern (Bavaria), Southern Germany. It’s the capital of the Middle Franconia region, 40 km from Nürnberg and 140 from München. The city was not as badly damaged in WW2 as many others, so it retains much of its original historical baroque sheen.
CURRENT NEWS: Ansbach explosion - Syrian asylum seeker killed by own bomb. A failed Syrian asylum seeker has blown himself up and injured 12 other people with a backpack bomb near a festival in the south German town of Ansbach. The state of Bavaria’s interior minister said the 27-year-old man had detonated the device after being refused entry to the music festival.