We walked up toward the church; my intention was simply to show everyone the quaint graveyard with its wooden grave markers and its many candles. On a previous visit I was quite moved by the many graves of local villagers killed during World War II. To the right of this shot are wreaths placed in memory of the WWII dead.
Day Three (December 25) April 29th 2006 With a comfortable night’s rest and nice hot showers we assembled in the breakfast room at 8:30 just as we told Sissy the night before. We requested hot chocolate and got two very warm pots full. We were given two baskets full of bread and those wonderful hard rolls. Cassie, Gail and her Mom were satisfied with the jellies and honey. Tyler, Gen and I fought over the meat and cheese platter. ... read more
Europe » Germany » Bavaria » Berchtesgaden As Europe's largest economy and most populous nation, Germany remains a key member of the continent's economic, political, and defense organizations. European power struggles immersed Germany in two devastating World Wars in the first half of the 20t... ... read more
My wife and I met forty years ago when we both worked for the airlines. We got out of the business when deregulation "ruined" it. Now she takes me with her students on her educational trips abroad.
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