Jul 27, 2016

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Oktoberfest t-shirts are loud and proud!

Oktoberfest t-shirts are loud and proud!

“Oktoberfest t-shirts”? Isn’t that what tourists wear? Well, yes. But so do Munich’s in-crowd, who’ve been doing it for years, especially isnide beer tents, where temperatures can get unpleasantly warm. Since not everyone wants to be sat in a shirt and collar and so, some of the lads just pull on their Bayern Munich strips, while others go for...

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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 handwritten signature. Yes, you’ve been invited to a wedding – a traditional Bavarian wedding. Once you’ve checked the calendar, seen that there’s no reason not to make the journey, and R.S.V.P.ed, you start to wonder what to wear. The invitation states “Tracht erwünscht” and you’ve checked with...

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Jun 15, 2016

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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

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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

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“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

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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...

Mar 16, 2016

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Trends we spotted at the Munich Stro...

Trends we spotted at the Munich Strong Beer Festival 2016

Now, obviously, we do enjoy a nice, frothy tankard of

Feb 17, 2016

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The Munich Strong Beer Season 2016 a...

The Munich Strong Beer Season 2016 at a glance

If you’re a loyal reader – or if you’ve come to us after looking,...

Feb 5, 2016

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Carnival in Munich

Carnival in Munich

Last year, we explained to you why – perhaps unexpectedly for many –...