Munich Greeter

18 April 2016
by Insa
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This is not Mozart!

When I do a greet in the city centre, very often the Promenadeplatz is part of my walk. Because it is so elegant and so many stories are connected with it. Take for example the shining silver statue on its … Continue reading

26 August 2015
by Andy
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Sporty Sightseeing in Munich (part 2)

The Olympic park is indeed the main area where you find the sprty heart of Munich, but there are more sights.

Olympic Park

7 April 2015
by Andy
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Sporty sightseeing in Munich (part 1)

As a tourist, you maybe have read a lot about culture, tradition and the history of Munich. But maybe you’re quite sporty or at least a sports fan and asking yourself if there are things to see and do which … Continue reading

Skyline von München

18 January 2015
by Andy
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Famous Munich citizens – Benjamin Thompson (Count Rumford)

Munich is famous for its heritage, customs and of course the people living here or those who lived here in former times. Some of them influenced Munich’s history, others were just nice fellows, sometimes a bit freakish, but always typical … Continue reading

14 November 2014
by Andy
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Famous Munich citizens – Frederik Hodges (the captain)

Munich is famous for its heritage, customs and of course the people living here or those who lived here in former times. Some of them influenced Munich’s history, others were just nice fellows, sometimes a bit freakish, but always typical … Continue reading

7 November 2014
by Insa
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A womens´ house in Munich

Around the last turn of the century before the last, Munich was the centre of attraction for many unusual personalities who sometimes set an architectural signal in the town. Read more about a still well remembered building…

Stachus/Karlsplatz

31 October 2014
by Andy
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Famous Munich citizens – Franz Xaver Krenkl

Munich is famous for its heritage, customs and of course the people living here ore those who lived here in former times. Some of them influenced Munich’s history, others were just nice fellows, sometimes a bit frakish, but always typical … Continue reading

12 October 2014
by Andy
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What is…? – a Wolpertinger

Maybe you don’t know it, but Bavaria and especially the alps region is home of specific animal. The Bavarians call it “Wolpertinger”. This animal is extremely shy and therefore hard to catch. Read on to learn about this “only in … Continue reading

28 September 2014
by Andy
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Respect culture and customs

As a tourist in Munich or Bavaria, especially when you’re not from Germany, Austria or Switzerland, you will see and feel a different culture and many different customs compared to your culture. We Munich Greeters meet people from all over … Continue reading

Heinrich der Löwe/Henry the Lion

6 September 2014
by Andy
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Henry the Lion and Munich

Henry the Lion – a name which is connected to the city history like the beer. But who was this guy? And was he really so important for Munich? Follow the Munich Greeters back to the beginning of Munich.