Berchtesgaden


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Berchtesgaden

(bĕrkh`təsgä'dən), town (1994 pop. 8,050), Bavaria, SE Germany, in the Bavarian Alps. It is a popular winter and summer resort. Salt has been mined there since the 12th cent. At the nearby Obersalzberg is the site of Hitler's residence, the Berghof.

Berchtesgaden

a town in Germany, in SE Bavaria: site of the fortified mountain retreat of Adolf Hitler. Pop.: 7667 (2003 est.)
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His Facebook profile shows pictures of him on pilgrimage to Berchtesgaden, home of Hitler's Berghof residence.
1 BERCHTESGADEN, GERMANY Deluxe packages from PS284pp The InterContinental Berchtesgaden Resort is high in the Bavarian Alps near the Austrian border.
HELLO GOODBYE HELLO: A CIRCLE OF 101 REMARKABLE MEETINGS offers up the witty British writer's collection of strange yet true stories of encounters between the rich and famous in a fine collection of strange celebrity meetings; from George Bernard Shaw's encounter with Harpo Marx in the nude to the Duchess of Windsor's tea with Hitler at Berchtesgaden.
The organisation was done in close cooperation between the Training Centre, the Mittendorff Institute Berchtesgaden and the Institute of Occupational and Social Medicine of RWTH Aachen University.
In addition, Asigra will present the new solution at the NetApp Cloud Services Summit being held in Berchtesgaden, Germany on 22 and 23 February 2012, where Eran Farajun, Asigra's executive vice president, will be speaking on the business benefits of DPaaS for tier 1 telcos.
In that meeting, he suggested that Hitler invite the Austrian chancellor Schuschnigg to Berchtesgaden to discuss putting the German-Austrian question on a solid cooperative basis.
An amateur historian, Robert Edsel, had reportedly spotted the album after he visited the house of US GI John Pistone, who had taken it as a memento from Hitler's home in Berchtesgaden in 1945.
Road show partners were Bayern Tourismus Marketing (Bavaria Tourism), Zugspitze-Top Of Germany, Salt Mine Berchtesgaden, Prien at Lake Chiemsee, Munich Tourist Office, Munich Airport, Kulturgut AG, Tirol Tourist Board, City of Innsbruck, Swarovski Crystal Worlds and Salzburg Tourism.
However, In 1938 when Hitler and Chamberlain met at Berchtesgaden, Chamberlain noticed the painting reproduced above of Henry Tandy and the Green Howards at Menin Crossroads in October 1914.
A letter accompanying the piece stated that this drilling was apparently with Goering's collections at Karinhall and that it was sent on a train to Berchtesgaden along with the Field Marshal's art collection and other personal effects in late April 1945.