Articles Tagged ‘munich’

If Lufthansa Wasn’t Great Before, Now it Has Oktoberfest Themed Flights. Horray!

If Lufthansa Wasn’t Great Before, Now it Has Oktoberfest Themed Flights. Horray! August 25, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
We’ll go ahead and say Lufthansa flights usually rock. But now, they are going to rock even harder. Well, at least for a little while. Maybe you can’t make it all the way to Germany for (one of) the thing(s) the country is most known for – Oktoberfest – but starting in September...

Top 10 Book Exchange Finds from Around the World

Top 10 Book Exchange Finds from Around the World April 26, 2010 | Culture/History | Read More
Contrary to popular misconception, traveling for an extended period of time isn’t always fascinating, or stimulating or fun even. Between 20-hour bus rides, long ticket queues and unpredictable check-in times, there’s a lot of downtime to deal with. Some people prefer catching power naps or listening...

Lufthansa Offers Loser of iPhone Free Flight To Munich

Lufthansa Offers Loser of iPhone Free Flight To Munich April 23, 2010 | Germany, Travel News | Read More
Apple software engineer Gray Powell may not be chomping at the bit to return to Munich, but Lufthansa has sent him an open letter offering him a free business class ticket.  This sordid tale of mega-corporations, marketing and beer gardens began the night of March 18 when Powell was celebrating his...

The Best Microbrews Around the World

The Best Microbrews Around the World July 28, 2009 | Food Lovers | Read More
Some people experience a new culture via food. Others visit historical landmarks. Some take tours, some hike, others shop their way through new countries. But have you ever considered beer? Practically every region has a smattering of microbrews; small breweries that produce beer with local ingredients,...