Taunus

The Taunus is a mountain range in Hesse, Germany located north of Frankfurt. The tallest peak in the range is the 878 m high Großer Feldberg, other notable peaks are the Kleiner Feldberg (825 m) and the Altkönig (798 m).

The range is known for is geothermal springs and mineral waters that formerly attracted members of the European aristocracy to its spa towns.

The car line Ford Taunus is named after it.

 

 

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