Travel Blogs from Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

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Oktoberfest, Augustiner, and Meat Peanut Butter, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Oktoberfest, Augustiner, and Meat Peanut Butter

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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... shooting.  So you will have to excuse the excess of random pictures that I have included.   I ended up staying in Garmisch about 2 weeks longer than I had intended due to Dave the Dick (that's his Christian name) booking his ticket way later ...

More Garmisch Hiking, Garmisch Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

More Garmisch Hiking

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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Here's some more pics of o'fes the 2nd time we went and caught up with one of the guys we did the camino with. More pics around town ...

Hiking, Garmisch Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Hiking

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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Check out how pretty the hikes are in this part of the world. Shhh don't tell anyone, we want it to stay this way. Oh yeah and some more parites and o'fest shots (trip ...

Life is a (German) Highway, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Life is a (German) Highway

A travel blog entry by thekellers

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... -watching. The next morning we ate our free breakfast(!) that the hostel provided and departed from Rothenburg heading south to Garmisch-Partenkirchen which is located in the Bavarian Alps on the border of Austria.  Chip got another shot of ...

First Snowball Fight!!!!!!, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

First Snowball Fight!!!!!!

A travel blog entry by mlc__ciara

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... breakfast at Kameha Grand Bonn hotel and said goodbye to our luxurious rooms, before catching the train from Bonn to Garmisch- Partenkirchen, which took an unbelievable six and a half hours. It was lucky I had brought my ipod, because otherwise ...

Füssen and Neushwanstein, Fussen, Germany travel blog

Füssen and Neushwanstein

A travel blog entry by constantinople

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... get sick of backpacking after four months?". Yes it really can be tough, sitting on a ferry on a beautiful day watching the germany country drift by while chatting to (in this case) some spaniards from the Basque country and learning about their part of ...

Practicing the basics, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Practicing the basics

A travel blog entry by mlc__ciara

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We woke up late again and made our way to the ski fields in a mad rush. Today we learnt how to go down the hill withought using the snow plough technich. We go in partners for some of the activitie that help us learn the ...

Climb Every Mountain, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Climb Every Mountain

A travel blog entry by tfsnews

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... helped us.  Without cracking a smile, she validated our passes and we were off to the Gleis for a train bound to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, the village at the foot of the Alps that would serve as our launching point for Zugspitze.  Along the ...

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Garmisch-Partenkirchen

A travel blog entry by mlscheppler

... to see some of the small towns, and travel on something other than a train for a bit! In Reutte we boarded a train for Garmisch-Partenkirchen. This hour train ride was amazing! We saw a number of small (closed bc it's April) ski towns and mountains! It ...

snow capped mountains in July??????, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

snow capped mountains in July??????

A travel blog entry by traciellen

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Traci here: We arrived in Garmisch today, a little wet, but safely.  It rained almost the entire drive and was cold.  We pulled into the resort and it was 55 degrees and will drop to 39 tonight.  To say this place is beautiful would not do ...

Garmisch-Partenkirchen and the 'Wank' haus, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Garmisch-Partenkirchen and the 'Wank' haus

A travel blog entry by jimstephkrueger

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We were very happy this morning as the sun was shining and this meant that our plans would proceed as planned and we would spend the day at the 'Wank' haus up on the top of one of the mountains.  We had a big breakfast at the ...

Terrible tumble., Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Terrible tumble.

A travel blog entry by joeljenaturner

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The morning was bleak and drizzly. We had decided that as we were perhaps a km out of town that we would scoot into town to have a wander before we lined up for play tickets. But, as we were tackling the steep hill down from our parking lot, Jena was ...

In. Out. In Out......., Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

In. Out. In Out.......

A travel blog entry by kev-buxton

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... 298 miles long and the plan was to spend up to to 3 days completing it.  Today we were going to head for Garmisch - Partenkirchen. The weather was turning bad with rain and low mist.   Within 10 minutes of the 'off' we had crossed over into ...

The Sound of Music, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

The Sound of Music

A travel blog entry by jebandcarmen

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Garmisch Partinkirchin, Bavaria, Germany, it was to be our home for the next four days.  This little town had hosted the Winter Olympics and is located a few kilometers away from Austria and Liechtenstein.  You expected ...

German beer blog..., Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

German beer blog...

A travel blog entry by traciellen

... yet similar, still very different than what we get back home. Side note, bought some wine in Netherlands for the ride down to Germany. the Bordeux was less than averge, give me Paso any time, but the Italian Barolo was awesome. Wish we could get ...

Germany, what a perception changer. It is beautifu, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Germany, what a perception changer. It is beautifu

A travel blog entry by traciellen

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... seems to be made up of villages, farms, forests, and everything is green beyond belief. I had no idea Germany was this beautiful. And then we pulled into Garmisch during a rain/snow storm in July. What a site, how awesome and breathtaking. I can't believe ...

Loving Garmisch, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Loving Garmisch

A travel blog entry by sbbwebsters

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The town we are in is called Garmisch-Partenkirchen, though we just say Garmisch because it is just too much. They used to be two separate towns but when Hitler wanted to bring the Winter Olympics to Germany in 1936, he combine the towns to qualify. I ...

Skiing, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Skiing

A travel blog entry by mlc__ciara

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We woke up late and after breakfast we went to Ski School. We were all really excited about skiing, because Adam and I had never even walked on snow before. We were divided up into age groups, where we were shown how to snow ...

The Zugspitze!, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

The Zugspitze!

A travel blog entry by courtneycostas

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... Christmas ornament shopping until we dropped.  I wonder if it's Christmas here in July, too? January 1st we drove to Garmisch (where Mike and I spent Christmas) so that the litlle girls could have some recovery time in a peaceful place.  The ...

Skiing again!!!, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Skiing again!!!

A travel blog entry by mlc__ciara

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We actually woke up on time today! I'm not sure if it was because this is our last day on the snow fields or because we went to bed early yesterday. Today I was determined to master the skill of skiing because i want to be able to say I ...

Childhood memories, Garmisch Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Childhood memories

A travel blog entry by chrisandpaula

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We slept by the 1936 Olympic Ski jump stadium and found the best ice-creams yet. White chocolate and Tiramisu for only 60c a kugel. Throw in Maria's Grill Stube with Schnitzels-a-go-go and we may stay here for ever. They even have a choice of ...

Giant Puddle! Big Rocks!, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Giant Puddle! Big Rocks!

A travel blog entry by lisaajane

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Today we packed up my tent (which has come in useful after the circus fest afterall) and a few bits and pieces and headed off to the Bavarian Alp on a wee camping trip. We got there around 11 and decided to do a walk around the gorge ...

The Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

The Bavarian Alps

A travel blog entry by lostalready

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... are religious scenes, or farming life, but many are nursery rhymes - we found little red riding hood and Hansel & Gretel. Garmisch Partenkirchen's claim to fame is as host of the 1936 winter Olympics. These days it is an upmarket ski resort in ...

Arrivederci Italia - Hallo Deutschland, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Arrivederci Italia - Hallo Deutschland

A travel blog entry by sbbwebsters

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We are on the plane leaving Venice at 9am. Just an hour trip straight over the Alps. Stunning view. We will land in Munich and will pick up a car and drive about an hour to Garmisch, which is south of Munich. ...

Skiing the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Skiing the Bavarian Alps

A travel blog entry by cotafamily4

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... Christmas we took a train from Munich and headed south to the Bavarian Alps, to a skiing paradise surrounding the towns of Garmisch and Partinkirchen.  We rented a small apartment in a local man's home and each morning jumped a local bus and within ...

Plan B, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Plan B

A travel blog entry by danschedler

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September 27-28 I said good-bye to Austria when my train crossed over into Germany on the way to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The rain, although light, followed me the whole way - about an hour's trip, maybe two but certainly not more. It was only a short ...

maria'S grill stube again, Garmisch partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

maria'S grill stube again

A travel blog entry by chrisandpaula

our last time - the first place we've been to on The Big ...

Garmish-Partenkirchen, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

Garmish-Partenkirchen

A travel blog entry by myates

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Our task.. to get closer to Munich.. our town of choice was Garmish-Partenkirchen... chosen not only for it's terrific name... well mainly for its name but also being a town of reasonable size offering decent accommodation. This town is one of, if not the ...

THAT WAS SOME HIKE!, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

THAT WAS SOME HIKE!

A travel blog entry by dancejill

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... ; Darn it all. We get our spot, we are surrounded by mountains and just under the Zugspitz (the highest alpine mountain in Germany).  Across the street are 2 grocery stores.  Perfect location with an incredible view. The sky has just a few ...

The foot of the Alps:  Bavaria & German Castles, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany travel blog

The foot of the Alps: Bavaria & German Castles

A travel blog entry by ambough

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We stayed in Garmisch, Germany at the foot of the German Alps for Thanksgiving ...

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