April 24, 2014

Berchtesgadener Land – Germany 2009

This picture doesn't do justice to the beauty and tranquility of the Konigsee

Nestled in the very south-eastern corner of Germany is Berchtesgadener Land. It's an exceptionally beautiful region that's surrounded by mountains and home to some of the most spectacular scenery in Germany. The area is also inextricably linked to Germany's Nazi era - after taking power in 1933, … [Read more...]

Dachau CC & the Bavarian Alps – Germany 2009

Guard tower, Dachau Concentration Camp

After our extended stay in Meissen, we wanted to get moving again. Our original plan was to explore Saxony Switzerland and the far east of Germany, but we fancied a change of scenery and some alpine air, so we decided instead to head south, to the Bavarian Alps. An overnight stop was necessary … [Read more...]