Quote Originally Posted by Siddhartha
The lake you see in the background (in the photos above and below) is The Koenigsee (literally translated: King's Lake). The water here is so clean and clear that it is said to be of drinking-water quality!

Initially I had planned taking a swim in this lake what with the day time temperatures being a pleasant 28C. But, my mind quickly changed when I dipped my feet in the water. It took some serious rubbing to bring them out of my closest experiences with frost-bite.

This lake is created by the valley as you would see below...
That's a very nice photo