Category Archives: German festivals


Fasching Karneval

Those of you visiting Germany this time of the year will get to see the famous Fasching Karneval. Every year Fasching is a time to celebrate , to wear funny carnival masks and to dance. The carnival lasts just a few days, during which you get to see the fun part of Germany. People are wearing masks and […]

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München Christmas markets tour – Christkindlmarkt

We continue today our Chritmas market tour with Christkindlmarkt, situated in the center of the city at Marienplatz. This is the oldest and most famous Christmas Market from München. As you can see from the pictures Christkindlmarkt is extremely crowded, especially on weekends. On our way to Marienplatz This is probably because of the location […]


München Christmas markets tour – Weihnachtsdorf der Residenz

We continue today our tour of the Christmas markets from München with Weihnachtsdorf der Residenz . This market is also located near the subway exit from Odensplatz, but inside the yard of the Residenz Museum. This market is smaller than Mittelalter Weihnachtsmarkt and somehow more Christmas oriented. Here we found many Christmas decorations , market […]

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München Christmas markets tour- Mittelalter Weihnachtsmarkt

Every year around this time of December München hosts the traditional Christmas markets or as the locals call them “Weihnachtsmärkte”. Those of you who visited Vienna for Christmas will find a resemblance between the markets from München and those from Austria. In München the Christmas markets start at the end of November. Even though they […]


Münchner Oktoberfest 2013 – the beer parade

A few months we went to the parade held on the first day of Oktoberfest. It was a nice experience, especially since it was the first parade of this type i’ve seen so far. The parade consists of carriages filled with beer and wine barrels, music, good mood, people wearing traditional costumes .The dresses are […]

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