Visit Hitler’s Spectacular Eagle’s Nest

View of the Eagle's Nest from aboveThe Kehlsteinhaus, or Eagle’s Nest as it’s known in English, was supposedly a 50th birthday present to Hitler from his friends in the Nazi Party. In reality it seems that Hitler ordered it himself. They completed construction in record time – 13 months – given it’s location at the top of a rocky ridge, and the need to construct a new 6.5km road which climbs 700m. Continue reading “Visit Hitler’s Spectacular Eagle’s Nest”