Articles Tagged ‘summer’

Festivals in Munich

Festivals in Munich February 9, 2012 | Events | Read More
People ask me all the time when is the best time to visit Munich.  My answer is different depending on what I believe the person wants to see and do.  A lot of people aren’t that interested in actual sightseeing and instead want experiences with the culture.  In Munich’s case we are talking about...

A Radler time of the year

A Radler time of the year June 2, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
During the warmer months, especially if the sun comes out, many people in and around Munich decide to go for a mixed drink instead of straight beer.  As I previously wrote on this blog a month ago, there are a variety of mixed drinks that are rather common in Bavaria.  None are as popular in the summer...

Summer Tollwood Festival

Summer Tollwood Festival May 21, 2011 | Events | Read More
One of the highlights of the summer in Munich is the Tollwood festival.  Actually, there are two Tollwood festivals, one in the summer and one in the winter and they are very different affairs.  The summer Tollwood is part music venue and part yuppie craft fair.  It is held at the extreme Southern...

With the season winding down, it may be a great time to visit Munich NOW.

August 23, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
What most people don’t realize is that the tourist season takes a nose dive this time of year, every year. In Munich, the summer tourist season ends about mid August and picks up again in the middle of September, just before the famous Oktoberfest. So if you’re looking for a great time...