Category Archives: Culture and art in Munich

Fasching – Shrovetide – in Munich

Put your Jester’s hat on and let’s go: The exciting Fasching carnival season has begun in Munich. Numerous balls and colourful parties are celebrated throughout the city, and you can buy funny costumes and fantastic decorations everywhere in shops. Punch … Continue reading

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Ludwig Beck with a new men’s department & great music anniversary

Ludwig Beck am Rathauseck is as much part of the state capital as the Hofbräuhaus and Marienkirche. In a prime location on Marienplatz, the “store of the senses” has been providing its demanding customers with fashion, cosmetics, and lifestyle products … Continue reading

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Events in November

The month of October is coming to an end, which also means that the world famous Oktoberfest, Munich’s biggest festival, is over, too. After this traditional highlight of the year, a number of great events ranging from culture, music and … Continue reading

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Winter Tollwood – Munich’s winter cultural festival

From 25 November, visitors from near and far will once more flock to Munich for the famous five-week long Tollwood Winter Festival. It will soon be time to browse, be amazed and feast! Come and experience the colourful excitement and … Continue reading

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Summer Highlights 2014 in Munich

Summer is beginning and that also means that the season of outdoor events is now open! Since there being a lot of them in Munich is emblematic of Bavaria, we have compiled the best summer highlights in this post—this way … Continue reading

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Have you ever met a surfer in the metro?

In any other city in Germany, this sight would be entirely unusual – but not in Munich! Here, a surfer in the metro is a part of the cityscape. The reason for this is the surfing wave at the Eisbachbrücke, … Continue reading

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Bavaria Filmstadt

During your stay in Munich, don’t miss to visit the Bavaria Filmstadt! Embark on an exciting journey through the world of film and television and discover the Filmstadt with the “Filmstadt Complete” offer: A 90-minute guided tour, a 4D cinema … Continue reading

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Bavaria Film City

Are you still looking for an idea for an excursion that makes your day into an unforgettable experience, regardless of the weather? Bavaria Film city in the south of Munich offers 300,000 square metres of exciting insight into the origins … Continue reading

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Munich’s Gasteig – a Feast for Your Ears, Your Taste Buds and Your Mind

The Gasteig, a well-known cultural, educational and conference centre, is situated in Munich’s district Haidhausen. Its name derives from its location on “Gachen Steig”, a path that once led from the present-day Ludwigs Bridge to the St Nikolai Bridge along … Continue reading

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Event highlights in winter 2013/2014

As the last leaves fall from the trees and the temperatures drop, we gradually prepare for the coming winter. The first preparations are already being made in the Munich old town for this cosy time of year: The Christmas tree … Continue reading

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