Munich Greeter

31 January 2015
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Strong beer season – time to train your voice

The Starkbierzeit (strong beer season) is coming fast. If you look close, you can see Munich preparing itself for this season. And you should prepare yourself too…

Kugler Alm - Entrance/Eingang

16 August 2014
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Day trip idea: Kugler Alm

From spring to autumn you definately want to enjoy one of Munich’s beergardens. And there are plenty of them in the city. But there are also some gems outside of the city where only a few tourists come. So why … Continue reading

8 August 2014
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myth white sausage

Nothing, well… nearly nothing is more traditional (from a culinary sight) as the Munich Weißwurst (white sausage) (spoken: wise-wuasht) . Many tourists try it, but they eat it the wrong way (which is quite funny for a citizen to see). … Continue reading

12 July 2014
by Andy
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5 Top “No Go” Souvenirs from Munich

If you come to Munich you probably want to buy a souvenir, that reminds you about your time in this great city. And of course you’ll find a lot of souvenir shops in the city, with tons of Munich or … Continue reading

3 April 2014
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Strong beer route through Munich

it’s strong beer season in Munich and in traditional restaurants and pubs you can taste the different strong beers. If you don’t know what “Starkbier” (strong beer) is, read our article about Starkbier first. And then follow the Munich Greeters … Continue reading

2 March 2014
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What is…? A “Boazn”

When tourists come to Munich they want to try traditional food and of course the beer. So most of them head to the traditional and more or less touristy restaurants that can be found everywhere in the city. But if … Continue reading

29 December 2013
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Bavarian food culture in the USA – Yes they can!

In spring 2013 we wrote about the “Hofbräuhaus New York” and noticed that what is served there as bavarian food is far away from real bavarian food. But now a guest told us that there is another “bavarian” location in … Continue reading

15 September 2013
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(Deutsch) Münchner Biergartenkultur – Teil 2

The beer gardens of Munich – how it all began The beer cellars died out one by one, as other cooling methods became more practical. Since the area on top of the beer cellars was no longer in use, a … Continue reading

24 August 2013
by Andy
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What is…? – Wiesn (Oktoberfest)

Some of you will propably say: “Why do you write an article about that? Everyone knows that!”. But the Munich Greeters meet guests sometimes who ask us “What kind of festival is this?”. Therefore the Greeters want to explain again … Continue reading