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Five free things to do in Munich

Five Free or Nearly Free Things to Do in Munich

We list five fun free (or very cheap) things to do in the city of Munich, Germany. Stroll Around the English Garden This beautiful, city centre...

A Weekend in Münich — Among the Peonies

This weekend, I went to Münich for the opening day of Oktoberfest. To be honest, I wasn’t sure what the experience would be like,...
Refugees at Munich’s main train station last year. German civil society is trying hard to make sure the migration phenomenon ends on a positive note. Photograph: Nicolas Armer/EPA

Merkel’s Refugee Policy Must Succeed – for Europe’s Sake

There is an admirable calm in Angela Merkel that contrasts immensely with the bluster and hysteria that has come to dominate a lot of...

Interview: Munich’s Goal is All Renewable Energy by 2025

MUNICH, Germany -- Stadtwerke Munchen, Germany's biggest city-owned electric utility, is playing the leading role in a country where electricity and gas markets have...
O R A N G E I S T H E N E W B LA C K (reflected)

Munich: U-bahn — Discover

Li Shen’s striking photo of an empty U-bahn station in Munich, Germany, is moody, graphic, and delightfully retro-futuristic. via Munich: U-bahn — Discover
German children receive a schultute before their first day of school

Why Germans Give Their Kids Paper Cones on the First Day of School

Starting elementary school is a big deal in Germany. It's a rite of passage - almost like graduation or a wedding. Parents invest lots...
The Big Red Ring .. Munich NOW

The Ring: A Sculpture by Marco Staccioli

MUNICH - (MunichNOW Arts & Culture) -- The ring is a sculpture by the artist Mauro Staccioli at the intersection Elisenstraße and Luisenstraße street at...
Welcome to Bavaria

Bavaria Online Magazine

Very informative online magazine about Bavaria from the Bavarian Tourist Board http://issuu.com/bayerntourismus/docs/mein_bayern_international_einzelsei/20?e=11431677/34243123
Born on the Racetrack – the BMW M Collection

Born on the Racetrack – the New BMW M Collection Released

Munich (MunichNOW News) -- Agility, dynamism, power, precision – the new BMW M Collection visibly conveys the philosophy of BMW M. The new collection...
US Presidential Election Debate Stage -- munichFOTO

Munich US Presidential Election Debate is Sept 15th

MUNICH -- (MunichNOW Politics) -- Come and attend Munich's own live Presidential Election Debate! This hugely popular, long-standing tradition in Munich is run by AAUPW...
Classic Munich Police Cars -- munichFOTO

Classic Munich Police Cars Shown at Prinzregentenplatz

The Munich Police showed a grouping of classic police cars at an informal display in Prinzregentenplatz. police cars Related articles Top16 Police Car Photos Pictures And...
Looking in from TAL -- munichFOTO

Sunny September Morning in the City Center

Busy as ever, the city center never fails to impress. It is at its very best, however, when the sun shines and Bavarian blue...