Articles Tagged ‘Christmas’

Holiday Travel Tips – Christmas markets near Munich

Holiday Travel Tips – Christmas markets near Munich November 28, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Christmas markets – Every city in Bavaria has a Christmas market, with the larger cities having the most famous, but also the most commercial markets.  If, like most of my customers (I’m a tour guide), you want to find a more authentic feel, the key is simply to go to a smaller town.  These...

Christmas in Munich

December 24, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
Now that the Christmas markets are shut, it’s time to relax, stay warm, and enjoy spending time with your family.   Merry Christmas everybody! What’s that?  You’re not Christian or for whatever reason aren’t concerned with celebrating Christmas traditionally?  Hmm…okay, here’s how Christmas...

Top Christmas Markets to visit from Munich

December 1, 2010 | Events | Read More
These are in no particular order as all of these would be worth your time. Munich’s central market, located at Marienplatz (the city center). Haidhausen’s Christmas market, located just north of the Rosenheimer platz S-bahn stop, alternatively a 15 minute walk east from the city center (across the...

Five Reasons to choose Munich for Christmas

Five Reasons to choose Munich for Christmas November 25, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
Glühwein.  I don’t think any explanation is necessary. Munich is a great hub for Christmas markets with Salzburg, Regensburg, Nuremberg, Landshut, and Augsburg as top choice day trips. Munich’s Christmas markets.  There’s not just one!  Each section of Munich has its own Chirstmas market and...

Christmas Markets in the Munich Area

Christmas Markets in the Munich Area November 17, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Christmas markets are big business in Germany.  In fact, this is possibly the busiest time of the year for tourism (aside from the two weeks of Oktoberfest of course).   If you’re American, Canadian, or of any ancestry from Europe, you have similar traditions to Germany as far as Christmas is concerned. ...

Winter Tollwood Festival

November 15, 2010 | Events | Read More
The Tollwood festival is an event that happens twice a year:  they have a summer and a winter festival.  Since we are soon approaching the winter version, I’ll just focus on it for now, but you can expect a blog post on the summer version a few weeks before it comes to Munich next June. What exactly...