Kehlsteinhaus – The Eagles Nest – Berchtesgaden, Germany

Kehlsteinhaus – The Eagles Nest – Berchtesgaden, Germany

The Eagles Nest, or as the locals call it, Kehlsteinhaus sits at an elevation of 6,017 ft. The Eagle's nest is a "teahouse" that was gifted to Adolf Hitler on his 50th birthday, it was used to impress and entertain foreign diplomats. A visit here is beautiful and eerie all at once. It is an [...]

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The Up’s and Down’s of Adventure: Hiking the German Alps

The Up’s and Down’s of Adventure: Hiking the German Alps

Currently, I am curled up on the floor of my new living room with a fuzzy white blanket draped over my aching legs. Yesterday, I told myself that I would take it easy, let my body rest. A few hours after that internal conversation I found myself staring up at a mountain peak that I [...]