Seen on many a doorway in Germany, what does the formula 20+C+M+B+18 actually mean? ... more


2017 Attendance rebounded this year to 6,200,000 visitors. What are the official statistics? ... more


Oktoberfest 2017 kicks off September 16 and runs through October 3 this year!... more


The most expensive project in Munich's history kicks off. Set to take 10 years to complete, a new tunnel under the city will alleviate congestion on...... more


Munich announces the winner of the 2017 Oktoberfest design. This image will be printed on all Wiesn 2017 souvenirs and will bring in some 100,000...... more


Happy birthday to Bavaria's beloved Weisswurst. Have a look at the history and traditions of this culinary delight!... more


On February 9, 1468 the cornerstone of Munich's most famous building was laid. Read more about the happenings from over 5 centuries in the past!... more


With a 301 year history, Munich's second oldest "Wirtschaft" reopens with a whole new look - directly on Marienplatz!... more


With over 800,000 rotisserie chickens sold each year at Oktoberfest, the "Hendl" is the most frequently enjoyed culinary delight at the Wiesn. Here...... more


Attendance at the 2015 Munich Oktoberfest was down a bit. How many fewer people and what was the reason?... more


How do Germans celebrate New Year's? They eat carp while watching an English comedy and then shoot off fireworks!... more


Munich's 910 acre public green space is on the list of most tourists. They come to sit in the Chinese Tower beer garden and watch the Eisbach surfers,...... more


Our HardCore troupe ventures East and explores new territory: Along the way we encounter Berliner Weisse, Gose, Lüttje Lagen and the original Bock...... more


All Munich beer tents are reportedly sold out for the 2015 Oktoberfest. Here's some information about the reservation procedure and the details on our...... more


Starkbierfest is my favorite festival here in Bavaria. Find out why it is and what the story is behind Munich's Fifth Season!... more


What's it like to take a vacation "German Style?" Hopefully I won't offend my German friends with my frank comments!... more


Are you as courageous as a 21 year old girl? Would you stand up against the tyranny of the Nazi Regime? Sophie Scholl did and was decapitated by the...... more


Oktoberfest 2015 Motif unveiled in Munich. See what this year's logo will be!... more


Munich is home to the world's biggest collection of works from the Blaue Reiter - the Blue Rider. At the center of the collection is Franz Marc, a...... more


Getting back on to some nordic skis was my New's Year's Resolution this year. Skiing in the Alps just south of Munich is a magical experience!... more