Category: Munich

German Christmas Market in Munich 1

Munich’s Christmas Markets

Munich’s Christmas Markets are called in German either “Weihnachtsmarkt” or “Christkindl Markt” Munich has several Christmas markets — most notable are the downtown Marienplatz Christkindl Markt and the Schwabinger Christmas Market (Schwabinger Weihnachtsmarkt). Munich...

Munich Downtown: view of Marienplatz with Frauenkirche in the background 0

Munich, Germany — Travel

Overview: Munich, Germany The City of Munich is located close to the Bavarian Alps in the centre of Europe. Munich offers plenty of accommodation types, among them about 345 hotels and pensions with nearly...

Weihenstephaner Beer / the olderst brewery in the world 2

Weihenstephan — the oldest brewery in the world

Weihenstephan is a brewery and also the university for brew masters. Thus the Weihenstephan Monastery Brewery – after nearly a thousand years – still stands upon the Weihenstephan Hill, proud of its quality and...

Augustiner Biergarten in Munich 0

Beer Capital of the World: Munich, Germany

Is Beer a synonym to Munich, Germany? Let’s say it is an important part of the city and has long standing traditions like Oktoberfest and Nockherberg and is home to major breweries. The big...

Augustiner Biergarten in Munich 1

Best beer places in Munich, Germany

Editor’s note: Well, I lived many years in Munich and have spend some time at the places mentioned here. However, there are so many more top Bavarian restaurants (centrally located or off-the-beaten path) that...

Downtown Munich is Bicycle friendly 2

Munich, Germany, MUST-SEE attractions

‘Must-See’ Munich attractions These are the top picks of attractions and sights which should not be missed while in Munich Schloss (Palace) Nymphenburg (Palace of King Ludwig) Hirschgarten beergarden in Nymphenburg (that beergarden is...