Tag: munich

  • Traveling to Munich with a dog

    Traveling to Munich with a dog

    Germany is generally dog-friendly, so you can expect the same kind of experience in Bavaria’s capital as you would in Berlin. Munich has plenty of activities both you and your dogs can enjoy together including spacious parks and famous beer gardens. If you’re thinking of traveling to Munich with a dog, here is what you…

  • Travel rewind: My first time traveling abroad

    Travel rewind: My first time traveling abroad

    Everyone’s gotta start somewhere. Before I became an internet authority on travel, I got my traveling start on a two-week trip around Europe. I had just graduated from grad school and in lieu of attending my own graduation, my best friend Lauren and I valiantly set off on a European adventure. Looking back on it…

  • Things I didn’t realize until my second time at Oktoberfest

    Things I didn’t realize until my second time at Oktoberfest

    Last year I drove to Munich with a few friends from Prague for one of the last weekends of Oktoberfest. But after returning for a second year and spending an entire weekend drinking liters of beer in the Theresienwiese tents, I realized there was a whole lot I didn’t know after the first time around.…

  • Visiting Germany’s fairy tale Neuschwanstein Castle

    Visiting Germany’s fairy tale Neuschwanstein Castle

    If you have the opportunity to do something, take it. The first time I went to Munich, my best friend and I decided to skip Neuschwanstein Castle because it was too expensive. We got drunk in Munich instead, and life was good. But to be honest, I’ve regretted not going ever since. So when I…

  • Planning a last minute trip to Oktoberfest in Munich

    Planning a last minute trip to Oktoberfest in Munich

    Given its popularity, most people advise planning a trip to attend Oktoberfest in Munich well in advance. And while I’m not exactly against that advice, I think it’s also possible to put together a successful trip at the last minute. Getting There Flying Unless you live somewhere in Europe, you’ll probably fly in for the…

  • Could I Live Here? Munich Edition

    Could I Live Here? Munich Edition

    My initial impression of Munich, which I formed some five years ago, was that it was a small traditional-looking Bavarian town. I don’t know if my impression was totally off or they’ve modernized in the past couple of years. But this time around, Munich felt completely different. And like almost all cities I’ve visited in Germany, I…