Garmisch-Partenkirchen


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Garmisch-Partenkirchen

(gär`mĭsh-pär'tənkĭr`khən), town (1994 pop. 27,000), Bavaria, S Germany, in the Bavarian Alps, at the foot of the ZugspitzeZugspitze
, mountain, 9,721 ft (2,963 m) high, in the Bavarian Alps and on the German–Austrian border; highest peak of Germany. A cog-and-pinion railroad and a cable car system connect the popular resort of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, at its foot, with the summit.
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. It is an international winter resort and a regional commercial center. The 1936 Olympic winter games were held there. The picturesque town has two well-decorated 18th-century churches.
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Garmisch-Partenkirchen itself is a lovely, picturesque, small German town and we relaxed with a Weisswurstfruehstueck, a traditional white sausage brunch that, as tradition dictates, you should consume before noon.
Finally we put snow on the alley from 3pm to 7pm and hardened it with 20 bags of pretzel salt and now we can drive on it," said Peter Strodl, the chairman of the Garmisch-Partenkirchen Horn Sledging Association.
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30am Alpine Skiing World Championships, women's slalom, Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Eurosport)
We will base our tour in Munich, the capital of Bavaria, and from there experience all the season has to bring in Nuremberg, Rothenburg ob derTauber, and Garmisch-Partenkirchen, home of the world-famous Neuschwanstein castle.
MUNICH, Feb 9, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkish State Minister Nafiz Ozak visited Germany's biggest skiing center, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, as part of his official visit to Germany.
Great Britain won three medals at the Winter Olympics in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.
In Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Stefan Koubek got Austria off to a winning start with a four-set verdict over Germany's Rainer Schuttler.
Monica Davis became separated from her husband, Matthew, and friends after she strayed away from a marked slopes in the Alps, said police in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, in Bavaria.
Monica Davis, 35, became separated from her British husband and at least five friends after she strayed away from a marked slope in the Alps, police in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, in Bavaria said.
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Marshall European Center for Security Studies Library in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.