Aug 17, 2016

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Countdown to the Oktoberfest 2016: Only one month ...

Countdown to the Oktoberfest 2016: Only one month to go

When this post goes live at 12:00, it will really will be one month exactly until the Mayor of Munich taps that first keg of Oktoberfest 2016 beer and proclaims “Ozapft is’!” Then Munich goes mad/gets busy/gulps greedily for two weeks of the Wiesn. And although everyone is always looking forward to it and always interested in what it will be like, thanks to the...

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Aug 10, 2016

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Should you wash lederhosen?

Should you wash lederhosen?

You don’t need to be born Bavarian to understand that lederhosen are not trousers just like any other. After all, their rugged, robust ability to stand up to years of punishment is why they were invented and why they – like jeans and biker’s jackets – are cooler once they’ve got a bit of wear and tear, a few scuffs and scratches. In fact, the vintage look is so much a...

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Jul 27, 2016

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Oktoberfest t-shirts are loud and pr...

Oktoberfest t-shirts are loud and proud!

“Oktoberfest t-shirts”? Isn’t that what tourists wear?...

Jul 13, 2016

Posted by | Comments Off on Countdown to the Oktoberfest 2016: Only two months to go

Countdown to the Oktoberfest 2016: O...

Countdown to the Oktoberfest 2016: Only two months to go

On Monday, work began on the Theresienwiese: just like every years, teams...

Jun 29, 2016

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Bavarian wedding outfits

Bavarian wedding outfits

And there it is: stiff card with a tasteful golden bordering and a...

Jun 15, 2016

Posted by | Comments Off on Countdown to the Oktoberfest 2016: Only three months to go

Countdown to the Oktoberfest 2016: O...

Countdown to the Oktoberfest 2016: Only three months to go

What, you mean you’ve only just started planning your summer holidays?...

Jun 1, 2016

Posted by | Comments Off on Soft blazers and hi-top chucks get the Bavarian treatment

Soft blazers and hi-top chucks get t...

It shouldn’t be news to anyone anymore that women look great in...

May 13, 2016

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Oktoberfest dates 2016 and beyond

Oktoberfest dates 2016 and beyond

Lots of people are surprised to find out that the Oktoberfest is almost...

Apr 20, 2016

Posted by | Comments Off on “Holy Haferl” Batman, look at those Bavarian shoes!

“Holy Haferl” Batman, lo...

“Holy Haferl” Batman, look at those Bavarian shoes!

Who doesn’t love a classic American cartoon catchphrase like “

Mar 26, 2016

Posted by | Comments Off on Which leather is the best one for lederhosen?

Which leather is the best one for le...

Which leather is the best one for lederhosen?

We probably don’t need to explain that a pair of leaderhosen is more...