Munich’s iconic Pinakothek der Moderne is a world-class modern art museum in the heart of the Bavarian capital. This artistic mecca actually unites four museums showcasing modern masters like Picasso, Dali, and Warhol alongside pioneering architecture and design. We can surely all agree that modern art is not for everyone, and is obviously subjective, but […]
Everything you need to know about Bavarian Sightseeing.
There are so many different aspects to sightseeing in Bavaria such as places to go, things to do, monuments, art, national parks, and oh so much more. So we’ve collated all those experiences we have and combined them into one specific category called Bavarian Sightseeing.
From nature and adventure at places like the Bavarian Forest National Park to serene lakes like the Forggensee and to massive palaces such as the Munich Residenz. We’ve been all over this German State and have much to tell you about!
So, if you have a specific interest in traveling and learning more about Bavaria, then our specific category entitled Bavarian Sightseeing will be of interest for sure.
Who doesn’t know the tragic love story of Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare? This cautionary tale of young love has resonated through the centuries and the character of Juliet Capulet, the beautiful young heroine, represents passionate and eternal love. Well, Munich has its very own Juliet Capulet Statue (or maybe 2) and in this very
We first spotted Haag Castle (alternate Schloß Haag, Burg Haag or Hague Castle) from the road on a visit to a friend who lived nearby in the village of Kirchdorf. The castle tower immediately intrigued us as it looked exactly as we’d imagined the tower of the imprisoned fairy tale Rapunzel might look. Details on
Having spent many hours ourselves in the wonderful Ostpark Munich we feel uniquely qualified to author this complete guide to this fabulous Munich greenspace. We’ve jogged, cycled and walked probably every path and trail known to man (and dog) throughout the Ostpark so we hope you enjoy our guidance on the topic. Alright without further
Each year at Christmas Time, Munich raises the bar to charm city visitors with sumptuous food accompanied by diverse festive programs, various handicrafts & independent stalls. This fully comprehensive Christmas Markets Munich guide will brighten your cold winter days as we share our favourites, the classics, offbeat and secret hidden gems. We’ll show you their locations and cover all their individual
It was back at the 2006 World Cup, that we first journeyed to the architectural wonder that is the Allianz Arena Munich to support the Socceroos in the World Cup. The awesomeness of this futuristic stadium left us stunned back then and now, over 16 years later, the arena still awes football fans as the
The Alter Südfriedhof in Munich is one of the city’s most historically significant and culturally enriching sites. As one of Munich’s oldest cemeteries, it offers valuable insights into the region’s past and is home to elaborate monuments and tombstones of artistic note. We’ve visited this burial ground a few times, and have always found it
The Hubertusbrunnen is a majestic and historic fountain located on the eastern end of Munich’s Nymphenburg Canal in the Neuhausen area. Though overshadowed by the grand Nymphenburg Palace nearby, this small fountain holds its own significance and charm and is certainly worth a quick look if in the area. We’ve often jogged along the canal
Ettal Abbey is a Benedictine monastery located in the small village of Ettal in Bavaria, Germany, and today, it’s a popular tourist destination that attracts visitors from all over the world. We’ve been lucky enough to visit the monastery here at Ettal a few times and are always surprised at how Incredible the place is
Nestled within the breathtaking Bavarian Alps, the Königssee is a true gem and harbinger of natural beauty in Germany. We still remember discovering this lake way back in 1995 on our very first trip to Germany, and we’ve been in love with Lake Konigsee ever since. Known as the country’s deepest and cleanest lake, it