One of our favorite places to visit since moving to Germany is Garmisch-Partenkirchen located in the Bavarian Alps. There are so many wonderful things to explore! We have been blessed to visit several times and I wanted to share some photos with all of you from our experiences over the last year and a half. As you can imagine, this beautiful place looks vastly different during the winter and summer seasons. I intend to give you a glimpse into both seasons through photos below. First, a little history on the Garmisch-Partenkirchen area: At one time, Garmisch and Partenkirchen were two Continue Reading...This post may contain affiliate links. See my full disclosure policy.
Today my family and I went on a field trip to the Flossenbürg Concentration Camp. This camp is located in the beautiful region of Bavaria in the city of Flossenbürg, Germany. The camp site borders the Czech Republic and was established in 1938 as a place for Jews and "asocial" criminals. However, Flossenburg ended up housing many political and foreign prisoners of war. Of the many people executed here, was Pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer, who was known for his active resistance against Hitler. My children, husband, and I spent much more time here than we expected. Not only was there so much to Continue Reading...This post may contain affiliate links. See my full disclosure policy.