The Kehlsteinhaus (Eagle’s Nest) was presented to Adolf Hitler on his 50th birthday as a retreat and place to entertain friends and visiting dignitaries.
A Rhine River boat tour near Sankt Goar and Oberwesel Germany during Fall. Vinyards and castles line the slopes.
The largest plain waterfall in Europe near Schaffhausen, Switzerland.
Formed last iceage aprx 14,000-17,000 yrs ago w/ erosion-resistant rocks narrowing the riverbed.
The large rock is a remnant of original limestone cliff flanking the former channel.
“Memorial to the victims and a warning to the living.”
Nearly 15 million cubic meters of rubble from WWII Allied bombing of Stuttgart Germany, an industrial center of the German war machine.
The Lorelei is a large rock on the Rhine river in Germany.
The rock and the murmur it creates have inspired various tales. The wind echoes with a remarkable singing sound that legend insists is the lullaby of a flaxen-haired maiden. Another old legend envisioned dwarfs living in caves in the rock.
The stars represent some of the major stops for me in Germany.
U.S. Route 550 (US 550) from Silverton to Ouray is frequently called the Million Dollar Highway. Part of the San Juan Skyway Scenic Byway Colorado.
I am a member of the Denver Museum Nature and Science.