Munich Travel Guide

Munich City travel

Despite being home of the Oktoberfest, Munich deserves so much more than a 2 week merry making adventure. Compared to the rest of German cities, Munich is a charming little slice of European paradise. Explore history in the old town, satisfy your inner geek at the many museums, work on your tan at the Isar, cater to your inner party monster at one of the many clubs, take a day trip to explore castles and mountains and of course eat all the pretzels and drink all the beer! Prost! Don’t miss my collection of fun day trips from Munich!

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Almabtrieb – The Autumn Cow Parade in the Alps

Almabtrieb – The Autumn Cow Parade in the Alps

“It’s not over until the cows come home.” A popular quote, but does anyone know where it originates? Well, right

    Why I Make a Terrible Expat, but a Decent Zuwanderer

    Why I Make a Terrible Expat, but a Decent Zuwanderer

    “Schönes Wochenende!” I said to my friend as we parted ways. “Huh?” they replied “Schöoooneeees Woch-en-ende!” I said more slowly.

      34 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Beautiful Bavaria Right Now

      34 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Beautiful Bavaria Right Now

      Every time I post a photo of my home, the beautiful Bavaria in Germany, I am met with reactions of

        Munich to Zugspitze – Day Trip to Germany’s Highest Peak

        Munich to Zugspitze – Day Trip to Germany’s Highest Peak

        It’s hard not to feel small, standing in the middle of the majestic Alps; mountains surround you in every direction,

          Ski and Snowboard in the Alps – Winter Day Trip From Munich

          Ski and Snowboard in the Alps – Winter Day Trip From Munich

          The mighty Alps are simply my favorite place on the planet. How can you not fall in love with their

            Day Trip from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle

            Day Trip from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle

            The castle looks unreal the first time you see it; a royal crown nestled a top the mighty Alps. It’s

              Day Trip from Munich to Dachau Memorial

              Day Trip from Munich to Dachau Memorial

              “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” George Santayana. My stomach tightens in knots as I

                Winter Day Trip From Munich – Sledding at Spitzingsee

                Winter Day Trip From Munich – Sledding at Spitzingsee

                Live out your childhood dream with this winter day trip from Munich, sledding at Spitzingsee in a classic wooden toboggan!

                  Munich’s Non-traditional Christmas Markets

                  Munich’s Non-traditional Christmas Markets

                  Wind nips at rosy noses, peaking over woolen scarves. They surface just long enough for thirsty shoppers to sip hearty