Travel Blogs from Munich
Patchy rain, pretty museums and A LOT of beer... oh and the super cool Glockenspiel..which I can't seem to find my photo for..
Liv and I pretty much spent the day getting ourselves lost and then found again whilst coming across some awesome landmarks in the meantime. The rain only really lasted a hour or so but it …
It was a rainy gloomy day for a somber tour of Dachau Concentration Camp. Dachau began as an SS training center to teach the SS how to run concentration camps. It was open for 13 years and at its peak it held 32,000 prisoners from many European countries, some were Nazi/Hitler resisters and some were there for slave labor. We walked in thru the …
... a desert wine made on Samos – Annie usually
drinks only lemonade, but she was quite
fond of this wine.
It is almost impossible to think about Greece without ouzo
popping into the picture in some fashion, and we indeed enjoyed sampling that
local specialty. It is usually served over ice, which makes it both tasty and
even sort of refreshing. A lessor known Greek
liquor is tsipouro, a clear, strong tasting spirit served straight, ...
... read dozens of books about it, and been to many memorials around the world. Nonetheless, it was still a completely different experience being in the haunted place where it all took place.
After the tour a few of us made plans to meet that evening at 7 to go out to the Fruhlingsfest and parted. That afternoon I ran to the Bree store and bought my mom a leather purse. When I got back to the hostel, Scott was taking a nap. He told me ...
... that Germans really do seem to enjoy children and are constantly making kissing sounds toward Clara. Even though she was up and down the halls, and I was embarrassed and constantly apologizing, they did not seem to mind. We finally made it to Munich (or "Carolin's World" as Grace calls it) around 12:30pm. When we arrived, we walked from the train station to the town center where Carolin was waiting for us. We then ate lunch at the Hofbrauhaus. There was a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed