travel42 Professional Cruise Port of Call Review

The scenic Bavarian town of Oberammergau is home to a well-known version of the Passion play. In 1633, the town's residents promised that if the plague passed them by, they would perform a Passion play every 10 years in remembrance. They were spared, and the first performance was in 1634: Now it's performed May to early October in years ending in zero (2010, 2020 and so forth).

The play is in German (an easy-to-follow English outline can be purchased) and lasts all day, breaking only for a lo...

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