Munich in Timelapse

Covering Munich old town, Oktoberfest, Olympiapark and the lunar eclipse in September 2015. More info on aero-vista.de Music: In The Cold by Collapse Under The Empire...

VIDEO: Rick Steves Visits Oktoberfest 2017 (for fun this time!)

MUNICH -- (MunichNOW Oktoberfest 2017) -- Rick Steves shot an entire episode of his well-known travel series at Oktoberfest 2016. He came back this...

STROKE Art Fair Weekend: 7-8 October 2017!

STROKE was founded in 2009 to promote a fresh new approach on art, design and the urban lifestyle of the 21st century to a...

Gallery: Bayern Early Fall – A Tour Through Upper Bavaria

A look around Bavaria on a sunny fall day! -- munichFOTO Related articles The 10 best films about Berlin German conservatives agree on Merkel as chancellor...

Imperious Aussies Clinch Inaugural Munich DHL Oktoberfest7s Title

MUNICH -- (MunichNOW Sports) -- Australia won the inaugural Oktoberfest7s in Munich on Saturday. Cheered on by 15,000 exuberant fans, the Aussies blew aside...

Germany Steals the Show on Oktoberfest7s Opening Day

Germany produced the shock of the day at the opening day of the inaugural Oktoberfest7s, snatching victory against rugby union giants, England. MUNICH -- (MunichNOW...

Traditional Dance at the Oktoberfest

How about some Schuhplattler? The origins of this social dance are found in an early courtship display (Balztanz). Such a dance was described in 1050...

PHOTOS: Feringasee: Early Fall on Our “Urban” Lake

If you go: Feringasee, which is located in the northern part of Munich, can be reached by train with the S8, exit at Unterföhring. After...

Take a 360° Tour of the Oldest Tent at the Oktoberfest

The Schottenhamel is the oldest and most traditional tent, with the Schottenhamel family being represented at the Oktoberfest since as far back as 1867. Ever...

Oktoberfest 2017: Department of Lost & Found Department

One of the real curiosities for locals at Oktoberfest is watching the “amateur Italians, Aussies, and Brits” lose their mind drinking beer (the Russians, on the other hand, handle it...

COMMENT: Five Oktoberfest Myths You Probably Believe

Cultural Humour from Albert Mooney This is an article about exploding the myths of Oktoberfest, so, by way of introduction, let’s cut straight to myth number one...

New 4K Video! | A View Over Oktoberfest 2017 Before the...

MUNICH (MunichNOW Video) -- Our video contributor, Maex Ten, has been flying around our big village again! Here is his latest video, done with special...

Oktoberfest Sing-Alongs, Anthems, and Musical Traditions

MUNICH (MunichNOW Oktoberfest 2017-- I love the traditional Bavarian brass band music as much as the next guy, but these days that don’t get “da party sta-sta-started” like these modern...

Why Is This Song Always So Popular Here at Oktoberfest 2017?

MUNICH -- (MunichNOW Oktoberfest 2017) -- Some songs just never go away - like this one. "Country Road" from John Denver. For some unexplained...

The Krinoline is the Oldest Ride at Oktoberfest 2017

MUNICH -- (MunichNOW Oktoberfest) -- A trip to Oktoberfest 2017 wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the historic Krinoline merry-go-round, the fest’s oldest...

People, Politics, and Political Posters: From Hindenburg to Merkel – Part...

MUNICH -- MunichNOW Politics) -- From the advent of the first pre-historical election campaign, slogans, symbols, songs, and signs have all shared the same goal of...

VIDEO: “The Gates of Delirium”: Oktoberfest 2017 Opens in the Rain!

MUNICH -- MunichNOW News -- Oktoberfest 2017 opened on Saturday morning under rainy skies with a poor weather forecast for the opening weekend. This,...

Photo Album: Saturday Night Walkabout at the Oktoberfest

It is not all beer tents and hoards of drunk people. It is rides, food, families, teens -- all out for a fun evening...

VIDEO: Six Rules on How to Wear a Dirndl for Oktoberfest

The Oktoberfest 2017 is starting in Munich! In recent years, women visiting the festival have been increasingly opting to dress like a local in a dirndl...

Who is Martin Schulz? The Man That Wants to Replace...

MUNICH -- MunichNOW Politics -- Since deciding not to rerun for President of the European Parliament in November 2016 to focus on his domestic...