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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There's a huge swimming complex in Berchtesgaden called the Watzmann Therme boasting a superb enclosed water slide, indoor and outdoor pools, saunas, bubble baths, mountain waterfall and a section where water forces you round in a large circle, like aqua-dodgems.
The half-length silver print portrait is inscribed: "Mister Lloyd George, zur freundlichen Erinnerung an seinen Beitrag in meinen Deutschland in umsichtiger Vorahnung, Adolf Hitler, Berchtesgaden den 4 /Sept.
Police in Berchtesgaden con-firmed that authorities had been unable to find an owner for the bar so, six months after the find, the 16-year-old girl gets to keep it.
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Their search for a lousy script leads them to Springtime For Hitler: A Gay Romp With Eva and Adolf at Berchtesgaden, a love letter to Hitler written by Nazi sympathizer Franz Liebkind.
No Victory in Valhalla: The Untold Story of Third Battalion 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment from Bastogne to Berchtesgaden provides military readers with an in-depth survey of events that took place in 1944, where already-weary paratroopers faced a huge German offensive at the Battle of the Bulge.
The diaries ran from 1932 to 1945 and had supposedly been aboard an aircraft that crashed in 1945 carrying the doomed Fuhrer's effects to his retreat at Berchtesgaden. The crash site was by now in communist East Germany and crafty Kujau claimed the 60 volumes were being smuggled out one by one.
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. Each of the 101 encounters is described in exactly 1001 words, offering biographical sketches that link handily together as two famous people meet, then the second person in each meeting becomes the first in the next encounter.
In summer 2011 I had the privilege to be one of the organisers of the "5th European Hypoxia Symposium Hypoxia, High Altitude Physiology and Sports in Science and Practice" which was held at Kuhroint Training Centre of the German Federal Police near 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.