Category Archives: Around Munich

The Diocesan Museum in Freising

The Domberg Museum is the diocesan museum of the Archdiocese of Munich and Freising. It is located on the historical Domberg (Cathedral Hill) near the Mariendom in Freising. Overall, the museum has approximately 16,000 works from the last 2,000 years … Continue reading

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Winter sleigh rides around Munich

With the first snow fall the country takes on a magical appearance under a blanket of white. People are drawn to nature to take winter walks, build a snowman or go sledding. Another way to enjoy the magic of winter … Continue reading

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Lake Starnberger See and Lake Ammersee – Trips to the Five Lake Region

Munich is characterised not only by its many cultural and leisure activities in the city, it is also in the perfect location with its close proximity to the Alps and some of the most beautiful lakes in Bavaria. The Five … Continue reading

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Spring trips in Munich’s surrounding areas

Of course Munich is worth a visit all year round, but it is especially nice to go on a trip to the area surrounding the Bavarian capital in spring, when the days get warmer and everything turns green. There are … Continue reading

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Circus Krone – a superlative circus steeped in tradition

Circus Krone in Munich is Europe’s largest circus. The winter programme runs until April 2012 and sees a total of 39 artistes, animal trainers and clowns from ten countries present their art and amaze audiences with daring performances, truly ‘hilarious’ … Continue reading

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The Munich Schrannenhalle – A Historic Market Hall to Delight the Senses

In October 2011, the Schrannenhalle once again opened its doors in the heart of Munich’s old town. In a way, it is an extension of the Viktualienmarkt food market, but it also very much has its own identity. It has … Continue reading

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Freising, the oldest city of Upper Bavaria – Suggestions for Excursions

Freising is an insiders’ tip. With the age of 1300 years Freising is not only older than Munich, but also the oldest city between Bolzano and Regensburg. The first sign of settlement in this region even refer to the Neolithic … Continue reading

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The most beautiful lakes around Munich

Around Munich numerous lakes allure with beautiful lawns & shore beaches as well as many outdoor activities. The Fünfseenland – Diversity and nature a stone’s throw from the center of Munich Only a few kilometres away fromMunichyou find the Fünfseenland. … Continue reading

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