WDR Reisen — Das Allgäu

Docu on the Allgäu region in the Bavarian Alps, Southern Germany.

45 minutes, auf Deutsch with English subtitles.


Der Brocken — Ein Berg im Sperrgebiet — Geheime Anlagen — Geheimnisvolle Orte

ARD docu on the Brocken in the mysterious Harz Mountains of Northern Germany. Cold War spying, historical witch hunts, wildlife & more. 43 minutes, auf Deutsch.


Sagenhaft — Der Harz

Nature docu, auf Deutsch, 1 hour 30 mins.

The Harz is a Mittelgebirge that has the highest elevations in Northern Germany. Its rugged terrain extends across parts of Lower Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, and Thuringia. The name Harz derives from the Middle High German word Hardt or Hart (hill forest), Latinized as Hercynia. The Brocken is the highest summit in the Harz with an elevation of 1,141.1 m. The Wurmberg (971 m is the highest peak located entirely within the state of Lower Saxony.

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