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Ammersee

Ammersee (205) Inning am Ammersee
Ammersee (205)Inning am Ammersee

1: Page updated the Sunday, 27 October 2019

The Ammersee is after Chiemsee and Lake Starnberg the third largest lake in Bavaria (under the lakes, which lie exclusively in Bavaria) and reaching the farthest north alpine lake. The lake is owned by the Free State of Bavaria, the Bavarian… [Read more]

Geroldsee (Wagenbrüchsee)

Geroldsee (Wagenbrüchsee) (322)
Geroldsee (Wagenbrüchsee) (322)

2: Page updated the Monday, 14 October 2019

The Geroldsee, also called Wagenbrüchsee, is a bog lake near Krün, a few kilometers from Garmisch-Partenkirchen. It has an area of 10.6 hectares, a maximum depth of 6.1 meters and falls flat. The location of the Bavarian bathing lake is fantastic:… [Read more]

Farmhouse museum Amerang

Farmhouse museum Amerang (0461)
Farmhouse museum Amerang (0461)

3: Page added the Wednesday, 25 September 2019

The farmhouse museum Amerang is an open-air museum and is located in the Upper Bavarian foothills of the Amerang region in Chiemgau. It is affiliated to the open-air museum Glentleiten. The museum shows the rural life, living and economics of past… [Read more]

Open-air museum Glentleiten

Open-air museum Glentleiten (1170)
Open-air museum Glentleiten (1170)

4: Page added the Monday, 02 September 2019

The open-air museum Glentleiten is the museum of the district Upper Bavaria for the rural life, living and economics of past centuries. It is located above Großweil in the Upper Bavarian Voralpenland between Murnau and the Kochelsee. The museum was… [Read more]

Plansee (Tyrol)

Plansee (Tyrol) (026)
Plansee (Tyrol) (026)

5: Page added the Monday, 01 April 2019

The Plansee is located in the district of Reutte, Tyrol, Austria within the Ammergau Alps. With almost 3 km², it is the second largest natural lake in Tyrol. It is connected by a 300 m long canal with the approximately 68 cm higher located Lake… [Read more]

Å (Lofoten)

Å i Lofoten (004)
Å i Lofoten (004)

6: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

Å (Å i Lofoten), from å meaning “stream”, is a village in Moskenes municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is located about 2 km southwest of the village of Sørvågen on the island of Moskenesøya, towards the southern end of the Lofoten… [Read more]

Aurora Borealis (Lofoten)

Aurora Borealis (Lofoten) (053)
Aurora Borealis (Lofoten) (053)

7: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

Norway is an area normally associated with the appearance of Aurora Borealis. There, under the auroral oval, one can observe the Aurora Borealis very often, sometimes daily. The actual visibility depends primarily on the season and on the weather. [Read more]

Flakstadpollen

Flakstadpollen (Lofoten) (043)
Flakstadpollen (Lofoten) (043)

8: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

Flakstadpollen is a bay north of Flakstadøya, in the municipality of Flakstad, Nordland, which stretches for 3 km to the southwest from the inlet between Silsandneset in the west and Kvanndalselva in the east. The depth at the mouth is 1 to 2 m and… [Read more]

Hamnøy

Hamnøy (Lofoten) (208)
Hamnøy (Lofoten) (208)

9: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

Hamnøy or Hamnøya is a small fishing village in Moskenes Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the eastern side of the island of Moskenesøya, about 1.5 km northeast of the village of Reine, along the Vestfjorden. Hamnøy was… [Read more]

Haukland

Kilan

Mærvollspollen Fjord

Mærvollspollen Fjord (Lofoten) (016)
Mærvollspollen Fjord (Lofoten) (016)

12: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

Mærvollspollen is a fjord arm of the Steinsfjord on the island of Vestvågøy in the Lofoten. The fjord stretches about 2 km east of the hamlet Saupstad in the fjord. [Read more]

Nusfjord

Nusfjord (Lofoten) (425)
Nusfjord (Lofoten) (425)

13: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

Nusfjord is a fishing village on Flakstadøy, one of the main islands of the Lofoten archipelago. The village belongs to Flakstad commune in Fylke, Norway. Nusfjord is located in the south of the island of Flakstadøy, by the Bottelvika Fjord, which… [Read more]

Reine

Reine (Lofoten) (666)
Reine (Lofoten) (666)

14: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

Reine is the administrative centre of Moskenes Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The fishing village is located on the island of Moskenesøya in the Lofoten archipelago, above the Arctic Circle, about 300 km southwest of the town of Tromsø.… [Read more]

Reinefjorden

Reinefjorden (Lofoten) (016)
Reinefjorden (Lofoten) (016)

15: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

The Reinefjorden (Reinefjord) is a fjord arm of the Vestfjord in the municipality of Moskenes in Nordland, which extends almost 3 km in an easterly direction from the inlet between Hamnøy in the northeast and Andøya in the southwest (north of Reine). [Read more]

Sakrisøy

Sakrisøy (Lofoten) (034)
Sakrisøy (Lofoten) (034)

16: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

Sakrisøy (Sakrisøya) is a small island and a fishing village between Reine and Hamnøy in the municipality of Moskenes in Lofoten. The island is located in the Reinefjord, between Andøya and Olenilsøya. The highest point on the island is 18.5 m… [Read more]

Skagsanden

Skagsanden Beach (Lofoten) (021)
Skagsanden Beach (Lofoten) (021)

17: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

Skagsanden is a small and beautiful golden-sand beachin in Nordland County, Norway. Administratively, Skagsanden is part of the municipality of Flakstad. [Read more]

Utakleiv

Vareid

Vik (Lofoten)

Vik Beach (Lofoten) (036)
Vik Beach (Lofoten) (036)

20: Page added the Saturday, 02 March 2019

Vik is a town in Nordland County, Norway. Administratively, Vik is part of the municipality of Vestvågøy. [Read more]

BMW Welt

BMW World (260)
BMW World (260)

21: Page added the Sunday, 18 November 2018

The BMW Welt (BMW Worl) is a combined exhibition, museum and delivery site, located near the Olympic Park in the immediate vicinity of the BMW Tour (BMW four-cylinder). It was built from August 2003 to summer 2007. The laying of the cornerstone for… [Read more]

Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst (Munich)

Barmsee

Barmsee (022)
Barmsee (022)

23: Page added the Tuesday, 16 October 2018

The Barmsee is a maximum of 1.12 km long and a maximum of 0.49 km wide lake in the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Upper Bavaria) in the territory of the municipality Krün north of Mittenwald. The sheltered location and its relatively large… [Read more]

Großer Ahornboden

Grosser Ahornboden (259)
Grosser Ahornboden (259)

24: Page added the Tuesday, 16 October 2018

The Große Ahornboden (Great Maple Soil) lies at the head of the Rißtal valley, the Enger valley, just before the village of Eng between 1080 and 1300 m above sea level in the municipality of Vomp (district Schwaz). As early as 1927, the "Maple… [Read more]

Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest (Munich) (0245) 2013
Oktoberfest (Munich) (0245)2013

25: Page updated the Sunday, 07 October 2018

The Oktoberfest is the world’s largest fair held annually in Munich. It is a 16-day festival running from late September to the first weekend in October with more than 6 million people from around the world attending the event every year. To the… [Read more]

Ottobeuren Abbey

Eibsee

Eibsee (172) Zugspitze
Eibsee (172)Zugspitze

27: Page added the Sunday, 22 April 2018

The Eibsee is a lake 9 km southwest of Garmisch-Partenkirchen below (3.5 km north) of the Zugspitze (2,962 m) in the Wetterstein mountains in Bavaria. In the northeast is the 4.8 ha and 26 m deep Untersee separated almost completely by a 50 m wide… [Read more]

Hintersee (Ramsauer Ache)

Hintersee (Ramsauer Ache) (127)
Hintersee (Ramsauer Ache) (127)

28: Page added the Sunday, 08 April 2018

The Hintersee (formerly Ferchensee or Forchensee) is a 16.4 hectare lake in the municipality of Ramsau in the Berchtesgadener Land, about two kilometers west of the center of Ramsau. Named after him is the village Hintersee directly on its western… [Read more]

Kochelsee

Kochelsee (005)
Kochelsee (005)

29: Page added the Sunday, 25 March 2018

The Kochelsee (Lake Kochel) is located 70 km south of Munich on the edge of the Bavarian Alps. It belongs to the communities Schlehdorf in the west and Kochel am See in the east. While the southern part of the lake is surrounded by mountains, the… [Read more]

Aurora Borealis (Iceland)

Aurora Borealis (Iceland) (054) Jökulsárlón
Aurora Borealis (Iceland) (054)Jökulsárlón

30: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

An aurora borealis, sometimes referred to as polar lights, northern lights, is a natural light display in the Earth’s sky, predominantly seen in the high-latitude regions (around the Arctic). Auroras are produced when the magnetosphere is… [Read more]

Breiðamerkursandur

Breiðamerkursandur (341)
Breiðamerkursandur (341)

31: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Breiðamerkursandur (also called Diamond Beach for the pieces of glacial ice washed up on the beach) is a sandur (a glacial outwash plain) in southeast Iceland. Sandur is the Icelandic word for sand and the whole area is mostly sand, although some… [Read more]

Dyrhólaey

Dyrhólaey (111)
Dyrhólaey (111)

32: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

The small peninsula, or promontory, Dyrhólaey (120 m) (formerly known as “Cape Portland” by seamen) is located on the south coast of Iceland, not far from the village Vík í Mýrdal. It was formerly an island of volcanic origin, which is also known… [Read more]

East Fjords (Iceland)

East fjords (004)
East fjords (004)

33: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Eastern Region (Austurland, also known as Austfirðir: “East Fjords”) is a region in eastern Iceland. Its area is 22,721 square kilometres and in 2007 its population was 15,300. The largest town in the region is Egilsstaðir, with a population of… [Read more]

Eystrahorn

Eystrahorn (091)
Eystrahorn (091)

34: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Part of the Krossanesfjall is the famous rock outcrop Eystrahorn (also called Austurhorn), on the other side of the wide bay of Lón the Vestrahorn (757 m). The Eystrahorn is also called Hvalnesfjall, because of the now abandoned farm Hvalnes at his… [Read more]

Goðafoss

Goðafoss (119)
Goðafoss (119)

35: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

The Goðafoss (“waterfall of the gods” or “waterfall of the goði”) is a waterfall in Iceland. It is located in the Bárðardalur district of Northeastern Region at the beginning of the Sprengisandur highland road. The water of the river… [Read more]

Gullfoss

Gullfoss (011)
Gullfoss (011)

36: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Gullfoss (“Golden Falls”) is a waterfall located in the canyon of Hvítá river in southwest Iceland. The wide Hvítá river rushes southward, and about a kilometre above the falls it turns sharply to the right and flows down into a wide curved… [Read more]

Hverarönd

Hverarönd (097)
Hverarönd (097)

37: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Hverarönd, literally meaning “hot springs of the ducks”, also called by Námafjall metonymy of the name of the mountain at the foot of which it is located, is a hydrothermal site of Iceland presenting hot springs, fumaroles, mud puddles and… [Read more]

Hvítserkur

Hvítserkur (076)
Hvítserkur (076)

38: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Hvítserkur is a 15 m high basalt stack along the eastern shore of the Vatnsnes peninsula, in northwest Iceland. The rock has two holes at the base, which give it the appearance of a dragon who is drinking. Several species of birds, such as gulls… [Read more]

Vatnajökull ice caves

Ice caves (026) Vatnajökull
Ice caves (026)Vatnajökull

39: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Glacier caves are caves formed within the ice of a glacier and are often called ice caves. The glacier caves are started by water running through or under the glacier. This water originates on the glacier’s surface through melting, entering the ice… [Read more]

Icelandic Horses

Icelandic horses (048)
Icelandic horses (048)

40: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

The Icelandic horse is a breed of horse developed in Iceland. Although the horses are small, at times pony-sized, most registries for the Icelandic refer to it as a horse. Icelandic horses weigh between 330 and 380 kg and stand an average of 13 and… [Read more]

Icelandic Landscapes

Icelandic Landscapes (099)
Icelandic Landscapes (099)

41: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Iceland has extensive volcanic and geothermal activity. The rift associated with the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, which marks the division between the Eurasian Plate and North American tectonic plates, runs across Iceland from the southwest to the… [Read more]

Jökulsárlón

Jökulsárlón (234)
Jökulsárlón (234)

42: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Jökulsárlón, literally “glacial river lagoon”, is a large glacial lake in southeast Iceland, on the edge of Vatnajökull National Park. Situated at the head of the Breiðamerkurjökull glacier, it developed into a lake after the glacier started… [Read more]

Kirkjufell

Kirkjufell (043)
Kirkjufell (043)

43: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Mount Kirkjufell (463 m) is located in the west of Iceland, near the town of Grundarfjörður on the western shore of the fjord Grundarfjörður in the north of the Snæfellsnes peninsula. [Read more]

Klifatindur

Klifatindur (071)
Klifatindur (071)

44: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

The mountain Klifatindur is located in southern Iceland and is 889 m high. An important part of this mountain range is the Vestrahorn (757 m). In front of him is the pointed Brunnhorn. The Klifatindur originated in the ice age. The massif consists… [Read more]

Mývatn

Lake Mývatn (005)
Lake Mývatn (005)

45: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Mývatn is a shallow eutrophic lake situated in an area of active volcanism in the north of Iceland, not far from Krafla volcano. The lake and its surrounding wetlands have an exceptionally rich fauna of waterbirds, especially ducks. The lake was… [Read more]

Reynisfjara

Reynisfjara (105)
Reynisfjara (105)

46: Page added the Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Reynisdrangar are basalt sea stacks situated under the mountain Reynisfjall near the village Vík í Mýrdal, southern Iceland which is framed by a black sand beach. Legend says that the stacks originated when two trolls dragged a three-masted ship to… [Read more]

Moscow

Moscow (002) Saint Basil’s Cathedral
Moscow (002)Saint Basil’s Cathedral

47: Page updated the Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Moscow is the capital and the most populous city of Russia. It is located by the Moskva River in the Central Federal District, in the European part of Russia. Moscow sits on the junction of three geological platforms. Historically, it was the… [Read more]

Nymphenburg Palace

Nymphenburg Palace (0758) Palace
Nymphenburg Palace (0758)Palace

48: Page updated the Saturday, 21 October 2017

The Nymphenburg Palace (Schloss Nymphenburg) is a Baroque palace in Munich. The palace was the main summer residence of the rulers of Bavaria. The palace was commissioned by the prince-electoral couple Ferdinand Maria and Henriette Adelaide of… [Read more]

Königssee

Königssee (608) Obersee
Königssee (608)Obersee

49: Page updated the Sunday, 15 October 2017

The Königssee is a long mountain lake in Berchtesgaden in the southeast of Bavaria and part of the municipality of Schönau am Königssee. It lies at the eastern foot of the Watzmann and is mainly fed by the Obersee through the Saletbach in the… [Read more]

Café Glockenspiel (Munich)

Pilgrimage church Wilparting

Wilparting (0203) Pilgrimage church
Wilparting (0203)Pilgrimage church

51: Page added the Monday, 19 June 2017

The pilgrimage church of St. Marinus and Anian (Wallfahrtskirche Wilparting) is the Catholic village church of Wilparting, a district of the municipality of Irschenberg in the district of Miesbach. It rises above the grave of the two saints; the… [Read more]

Blutenburg Castle

Blutenburg Castle (054)
Blutenburg Castle (054)

52: Page added the Monday, 05 June 2017

The former hunting Castle Blutenburg is located in the west of Munich, in the town district of Obermenzing. The castle dates back to a water castle of the 13th century. The core of this castle was a residential tower. The fortress is first… [Read more]

English Garden (Munich)

English Garden (Munich) (0153) Eisbach
English Garden (Munich) (0153)Eisbach

53: Page added the Monday, 01 May 2017

The English Garden (Englische Garten) is a 375 hectare green park in the north east of Munich, on the west bank of the River Isar, making it one of the largest parks in the world. The name derives from the English landscape gardens, which were used… [Read more]

Hellabrunn Zoo

Hellabrunn Zoo (0863) Orangutan
Hellabrunn Zoo (0863)Orangutan

54: Page added the Tuesday, 18 April 2017

The Hellabrunn Zoo (Tierpark Hellabrunn) of Munich was founded on 1st of August 1911. The animal park is characterized by its natural location in the landscape conservation area of the floodplain of the Isar. In the first Geozoo of the world today… [Read more]

Partnach Gorge

Garmisch-Partenkirchen (292) Partnach Gorge in Winter
Garmisch-Partenkirchen (292)Partnach Gorge in Winter

55: Page updated the Sunday, 22 January 2017

The Partnach Gorge (Partnachklamm) is a 702 m long and partly 80 m deep gorge incised in the limestone layers of the Wetterstein massif by the Partnach torrent (a minor tributary of the Danube) in the Reintal valley near Garmisch-Partenkirchen. In… [Read more]

Angel of Peace (Munich) Street art

Angel of Peace (Munich) (074) Street art
Angel of Peace (Munich) (074)Street art

56: Page added the Sunday, 20 November 2016

The Street Art Gallery under the Luitpold Bridge, not far from Friedensengel, is a highlight on the Isar. The pedestrian underpass can be entered from different sides, partly by stairs. [Read more]

Air Born (Christopher Klein)

Air Born (Christopher Klein) (102)
Air Born (Christopher Klein) (102)

57: Page added the Tuesday, 01 November 2016

“Air Born” is a modern glossy stainless steel sculpture by Christopher Klein in the Linde Headquarters located in the inner courtyard garden of the Angerhof Court of the historic district of Altstadt-Lehel and symbolises a bursting oxygen molecule. [Read more]

Slaughterhouse (Munich) Street art

Slaughterhouse (Munich) (321) Street art
Slaughterhouse (Munich) (321)Street art

58: Page added the Tuesday, 01 November 2016

In Munich, there were two public slaughterhouses until 1878, one at the Färbergraben and one at the Viktualienmarkt. In the years 1876 to 1878, according to the plans of the city councilor Arnold Zenetti, the slaughter and cattle yard of Munich was… [Read more]

Manarola

Manarola (396)
Manarola (396)

59: Page added the Sunday, 16 October 2016

Manarola is a small village in the province of La Spezia, Liguria, northern Italy. It is the second smallest of the famous five Cinque Terre villages. Manarola may be the oldest of the towns in the Cinque Terre, with the cornerstone of the church,… [Read more]

Porto Venere

Porto Venere (145)
Porto Venere (145)

60: Page added the Sunday, 16 October 2016

Porto Venere is a town located on the Ligurian coast of Italy in the province of La Spezia. It comprises the three villages of Fezzano, Le Grazie and Porto Venere, and the three islands of Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto. In 1997 Porto Venere and the… [Read more]