This shrine to Mary is in the middle of the Gorge. All over Europe there are shrines in the most unusual places. They're either a figure of Jesus or Mary or a little chapel. Faith was a such a dominating factor in people's lives in the past
Garmisch-Partenkirchen: Partnachklamm Gorge September 15th 2018 We weren't sure what to do with today as the forecast said one thing and reality was another. It was raining so cycling didn't look like a great idea. Since the shops are closed tomorrow we figured that getting our foodstuffs to take to Monday would be a good idea for the morning. It is only a 10 minute walk into town to the nearest supermarket and after a coffee in town it was lunchtime when we g ... read more
Europe » Germany » Bavaria » Garmisch-Partenkirchen 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
These blogs were started to record our Europe May to August 2011 trip. The Blogs were great for us to diary each day, for others to follow and for us to review when back home. Several have been published into personal books. And so it has continued adding:
Europe - Italy,Switzerland, France, 2011
The Hurunui High Country Walk 2011.
Europe 2013 - Austria, Switzerland, France and Ireland.
Alps2Ocean and Clutha Bike Trails 2014
A Christmas in Switzerland and Germany 2014
Biking the Danube, the Italian Dolomites and Austrian Lakes 2015
Vancouver, Lake Chelan (Washington S... full info