Category Archives: Summer in Munich

Botanical Garden Munich

Munich offers large recreational spaces with its green areas such as the English Garden, the Isar Meadows and Olympiapark where one can relax and flee from the hectic everyday life. The Botanical Garden in München-Nymphenburg offers a discovery tour through … Continue reading

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Summer Event Highlights in Munich

When the temperatures rise and the sun shines in the blue sky, the most beautiful time of year has arrived. And where can this be better enjoyed than in the cosmopolitan, cosy, Bavarian state capital. A summer full of numerous … 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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The Munich Opera Festival – a cultural delight with tradition

The annual Munich Opera Festival is the highlight of the concert season. Every year, opera lovers from around the world are drawn to the Bavarian capital to witness this international and most traditional festival of its kind. The festival is … Continue reading

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Tafelspitz at the Pfistermühle restaurant – a traditional piece of Viennese lifestyle

In many aspects, the arrival of summer brings with it new zest for life. Not only does the sunshine do wonders for the mind, but culinary highlights too, such as asparagus, strawberries, wild garlic and Tafelspitz (prime boiled beef – … Continue reading

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The Munich Isar Meadows – leisure, nature and recuperation in the middle of the city

As well as Oktoberfest, the Frauenkirche and the English Garden, the Isar is just as much a famous symbol of Munich. After the Danube, the Inn and the Main it is the fourth longest river in Bavaria with a length … Continue reading

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The Munich Beer Gardens – the embodiment of the Munich way of life

The beer gardens are an established fixture of the Munich Open Air Season. Big and small, young and old gather here together, different nationalities and languages cross paths and quickly find new people to talk to on the long beer … Continue reading

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“Dult is a cult” – Auer Maidult on Mariahilfplatz

Connected to the original meaning of the name “Tult” or “Dult”, in honor of a saint, stands were erected around the church and goods were sold. Traders came from the surrounding areas and sold scarves, furs, leather goods, as well … Continue reading

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Spring Sweepstake

Spring has arrived in Munich: the diverse plant life in the botanical garden blooms with the most beautiful of spring colours; the city-centre squares are vibrant and the al fresco season is once again upon us. The Platzl Hotel Munich … 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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