Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Königssee, Bayern, Germany

Aug 29, 2010 - Bavarian Alps

After our time in the Tyrol, we decided that as we were so close to the Bavarian Alps, that bit of Germany that hangs like a comma down into Austria, we would go visit. I'd always fancied it, as I'd read a bit about it, and also we were both curious to visit the Eagle's Nest, Hitler's summer retreat. Not because it was, you know, Hitler's, but because the location is meant to be amazing. We drove from Kossen in Austria along the Deutsche Alpenstrasse, this fabulous road that runs along the border between Germany and Austria and down into...

Jump to full entry