Posts Tagged‘alps’

What to see in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Eibsee lake in German Alps

Last Easter I’ve spent five days in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, a small German town, located in the middle of the Alps. And although it was way in the second half of April, we had proper winter holidays filled with mountaineering, Bavarian cuisine, snow and some more snow. So, here is my short guide of what to see in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Garmisch-Partenkirchen How to get there The best way to get to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to fly to Munich or Innsbruck Airport and take a car to Garmisch- Partenkirchen then. It took us around an hour to get there from Munich. There was a highway all the way…

Kaprun – A day in Austrian Alps

Kaprun Castle chapel and city in the distance

On my recent road trip from Croatia to the Netherlands, I visited a beautiful town of Kaprun and spent a day in Austrian Alps. What meant to be only a sleepover stop, became one of the biggest surprises of my journey. I was there for only one afternoon, but will definitely come back once again to explore the surroundings as well. Kaprun is a typical small Austrian town situated at the Hohe Tauern National Park in the Alps. This is the biggest and the oldest national park in the country. Since we didn’t have so much time, we haven’t explored…