Munich Archive

Travel Contests: October 24, 2018 – Galapagos, Oktoberfest, South Korea, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to the Galapagos Islands; Peru; Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany; Los Angeles, California; Patagonia, Chile; the Adirondacks, New York; Seoul, South Korea; Whistler, British Columbia, Canada; Costa Rica; the Mall of America in Minneapolis, Minnesota; the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah; Orlando, […]

The art museums of Munich, Germany: Day 10

Art fan? Munich, Germany has enough art museums to keep even the most ardent museum-goer busy. While I previously wrote about my trip to the Haus der Kunst, on my final day in Munich, I opted to visit a cluster of art museums called Kunstareal in the city’s Maxvorstadt district. The weather was grey and damp, so it […]

The best craft beer in Munich, Germany

Germany is beer heaven. The country takes their brewing seriously, following the German beer purity law, AKA Reinheitsgebot. The Reinheitsgebot has been in existence since 1487, with many modifications in recent history following legal battles. What does all of this mean for modern German beer? In addition to the classic German beers you will find from breweries […]