Munich is the capital city of the German state of Bavaria. In September each year millions of tourists flock to Munich to join in the Oktoberfest celebrations. Oktoberfest was first held in 1810 to celebrate the marriage of Prince Ludwig. Munich is home to some stunning architecture such as the Nymphenburg Palace. Another popular tourist spot is Hofbräuhaus beer hall. Lufthansa fly to Munich from various destinations in the United States, including Washington and Chicago.
The Bavarian city of Munich, centre of southern
Germany, is one of the country's favourite tourist destinations,
offering a unique combination of modern flair and traditional
charm, all mixed together with a heavy helping of 'Gemutlichkeit',
the special German term for hearty, happy, healthy
The Marienplatz is the heart of Munich and
the site of its most important historic buildings.
Olympia Park Munich
Munich's massive Olympic park complex was
constructed for the 20th Olympic Games in 1972, but remains a
marvel of modern engineering.
Nymphenburg Palace Munich
About five miles (eight km) from the city
centre, accessible by tram and bus, is the interesting Schloss
Nymphenburg, originally a summer home for the Munich aristocracy.
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