Bavaria, Germany

You've heard of the Swiss Alps and the Austrian Alps, but what about the Bavarian Alps? On this European adventure, Samantha is heading to an area in Germany known as Bavaria! With its snow-capped mountain vistas, storybook towns, and magical castles - it sounds like a scene from a fairytale - well you could say it is! Samantha takes us to Neushwantstein Castle - its mountaintop setting was said to have inspired Walt Disney to create Cinderella's castle! Travel expert, Samantha Brown, begins her journey to Bavaria by hopping in a Smart car and driving the most famous freeway in the world - the Autobahn! Samantha sets her sights on two tiny villages that are the perfect setting for a Bavarian holiday; Mittenwald and Oberammergau. Don't let the names intimidate you - these mountain villages are packed with personality. Samantha meets up with a local music man.she'll dine with a Bavarian family and sample a bit of local food, and for an evening's worth of entertainment - if you're in Bavaria - then it's got to be yodeling!

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