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Munich — As Germany’s third largest city, Munich is a cultural hothouse that lures Germans and travelers alike for its booming economy, world-class museums, Bavarian architecture, proximity to the Alps, and surrounding, lake-filled countryside.

Why Go

For the Bavarian cuisine and German beer (obviously), plus activities to keep athletes and culture buffs busy.

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How to: Save During Oktoberfest in Munich

September 30, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Oktoberfest-- officially kicking off in Munich today for a week -- is expensive. From the10 euro beers to three-foot pretzels to $100+ costumes, if you're going ... Read More »


British Airways Lets You Spend One Day in Rome (Or Vienna, or Geneva, or Munich...)

March 12, 2014 by Karen Gardiner Dion

British Airways has just launched its discounted "daytripper fares" for travelers flying from London to a handful of European cities. The catch? (Or, perhaps the ... Read More »


9 Great Airports for a Layover

February 25, 2014 by Karen Gardiner Dion

Ah, airport layovers. Few of us will ever actually look forward to them, but there are some airports where top-notch facilities make waiting for a connection ... Read More »


Oktoberfest Hangover: Best Places to Detox in Munich

September 20, 2013 by Karen Gardiner Dion

Time to warm up the brass bands, stretch your beer gut, and dust off your best lederhosen or dirndl, for it is time, once again for Oktoberfest. We could tell ... Read More »


Romance in Munich? The Bachelorette Found It and So Can You

June 24, 2013 by Amanda Black

What comes to mind when you think of Munich? It's probably something along the lines of concrete, lederhosen, and beer. At least that's what I thought, when The ... Read More »

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