Located on the German side of the border of Germany and Austria, the village of Berchtesgaden is home to beautiful peaks and views.  It’s easy to understand why Adolf Hitler chose this location for his mountain retreat; but today’s Berchtesgaden possesses the same charm that existed in the 1930s, without all the…fascism.

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If you could please remove the scaffolding…that would be great…

If you haven’t seen the Alps yet in your lifetime, make them the subject of your next vacation.  I won’t pretend I’m an expert on the Alps (the only part of Switzerland I’ve been to as of yet is the airport in Zurich…) but experiencing them in Germany and Austria was, and I’m not exaggerating, a life-changing experience.

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