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German Autobahn 1

The German Autobahn

The Autobahn in Germany is about speed and very stressful It sounds fantastic: no speed limit? Going as fast as your car can go? YES, that’s the German Autobahn. Germany’s highway system, called Autobahn,...

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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...

Nymphenburg Porcelain in Munich, Germany (photo: www.frankschrader.us) 0

German Porcelain

Porcelain’s 300 year history in Germany The first European porcelain manufactory was founded on 6 June 1710 when Meissen’s global success story began. The first porcelain makers, led by Johann Friedrich Böttger, discovered the...

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Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany

Let’s talk ‘Beer’ — Oktoberfest Munich! Sep 22 – Oct 7, 2018 208 years Oktoberfest in 2018! (the 185th in Munich) First things first: The Beer Serving Hours are: on weekdays from 10.00 am...

Downtown Munich is Bicycle friendly 1

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...