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“Munich is not only football – we have ice hockey too” – the EHC München e.V.

The probably most famous Bavarian football team is celebrated and worshipped by Munich locals and its fans. The popular Munich football club plays a big role in the state capital and it is also an important part of Munich history. … Continue reading

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The Platzl Hotel Munich welcomes its new director – Heiko Buchta

The Platzl Hotel Munich would like to introduce you to HeikoBuchta, our new director. The qualified business manager and sales and marketing specialist is highlyexperienced with the Munich hotel market and has this to say about his new position: “For … Continue reading

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Luxury Cinema in Munich – the Gloria Filmpalast

On December 19th2012, after four months of renovations, the reopening of the “Gloria Filmpalast,” a cinema rich in tradition in Stachus, Munich was celebrated with the premiere of Tom Cruise’s film “Jack Reacher”. The Gloria Filmpalast shone with a new … Continue reading

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Bring in the New Year in style with the Platzl Hotel “New Year’s Eve Package”

A gigantic fireworks display, fun-loving people who are celebrating the New Year together, and an indescribable atmosphere – the city of Munich is a magical setting for your perfect New Year’s Eve celebration.   picture source: Katharina Wieland Müller / … Continue reading

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Munich’s Event Highlights in the Autumn of 2013

After the hot tropical temperatures of the last few months, autumn is slowly encroaching on the region, revealing the city in a very special light. With its bright colours, golden autumn lends itself to long walks in one of the … Continue reading

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Munich Insider – The Residence Museum and its Lion Guardians

The Munich Residence is one of the most popular and famous sights in Munich. Many visitors feel magically attracted to the four lions on Residenzstraße. People cannot pass by without touching the muzzle at the lower end of the mighty … Continue reading

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Hotel Classification 4-Star Superior for the Platzl Hotel Munich

The Platzl Hotel team and the Inselkammer family is glad once again to have been awarded the 4-star superior hotel rating. This official classification from the DEHOGA, which was awarded in Munich by Bavaria’s Economic Minister Emilia Müller, as well … Continue reading

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Experience the Champions League close with the “Allianz Arena VIP Package”

With the Champions League opener on September 17 in the Allianz Arena, the German record holders’ exciting battle for the title kicks off. On October 2nd, the team will be up against the team from Manchester City. The goal for … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest 2013—Old and New Side by Side

You can already feel the anticipation in the air as the 180th Oktoberfest comes around the corner. From 21 September–6 October, Oktoberfest will once again be in full swing, drawing millions of visitors from all over the world to Munich … Continue reading

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History of Bavarian Folk Costumes

With Oktoberfest just around the corner, it’s time to dust off our dirndls and lederhosen. After all, one shouldn’t visit Oktoberfest without wearing a traditional folk costume! But where does this costume traditionally worn at all kinds of folk festivals … Continue reading

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