Oberammergau .. A Town Full of Passion

Oberammergau, Germany August 2017 Intro by Chris Our final stop of part one in this series was at a little town in Germany named Oberammergau. A small town that boxes far above its size in terms of tourism due to its world famous Passion Play. The Oberammergau Passion Play was first performed in 1634 and…

Merano and the ascent up the Jaufen Pass

Merano SudTirol, Italy August 2017 The trauma of the canopy is over for now and we can move on. We decide we still want to explore Merano. Merano became increasingly popular as a spa resort, especially after Empress Elisabeth of Austria started visiting. Dating from the 19th century are the civic theatre, the Kurhaus and the…