Munich and Bavaria

Best restaurants in Munich

Munich presents some of the best dishes and a traditional Bavarian atmosphere. This is Germany at its finest, from schweinshaxe (pork knuckle)

Where to buy Lederhosen in Munich Dress up for Oktoberfest

Do you want to celebrate Munich Oktoberfest in style? Next, get yourself the right outfit, usually known as tracht or traditional Bavarian clothing.

Visiting Coburg Castle in Germany Once the refuge of Martin Luther, this castle is open to visitors.

The city of Coburg in Upper Franconia, Bavaria, about 100 km north of Nuremberg, lies on the River Itz and its epic towers over the small

German drink festivals (besides the big one) Did you miss Oktoberfest? Germany's calendar is full of great drink festivals.

If you missed the biggest beer drinking festival in the world, that doesn't mean you missed your chance to join the Germans in an epic event of

German Sausage Guide: Bockwurst All About Wurst

Germany is a country of sausages. They love their food and you can find it in almost every speisekarte (menu), no matter how fancy the

Christmas markets in Germany Everything you always wanted to know about German Christmas markets

What would the holidays be like without a visit to a traditional German Christmas market (Weihnachtsmarkt or Christkindlmarkt)?

Bavaria in spring 9 ways to enjoy Bavaria in spring

You can never count on good weather in Bavaria, the southern region of Germany with its capital Munich, but you can count on a good time in spring (

Free things to do in Munich

Munich has benefited from its rich history and has many fine buildings and landmarks that glorify its wealth. Fortunately for travelers


Accident in Dortmund: car rolls over on B1

Several people were injured in an accident on the B1 in Dortmund on Monday. A rescue helicopter was deployed.

Ayleen A. murder case: teenager and suspect know each other from the Internet

The police and prosecutors comment on the murder of Ayleen A. The 14-year-old and the alleged perpetrator are said to know each other from the Internet. Read the background here:

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Brexit controls in Dover: British holidaymakers stuck in traffic

Many Brits want to head to the continent in the first week of the English summer holidays. But that requires a lot of patience from them. What is the reason for the long traffic jams in Dover?

Success in 15 minutes – with music from the synthesizer

Arte is showing an exaggeratedly glorified documentary about the Italo disco wave of the 1980s.