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For beer and lederhosen lovers the world over, Oktoberfest is a veritable Mecca of boozy surrealism. Taking place over sixteen days straddling September and October in the Bavarian capital of Munich, Oktoberfest is set to welcome upwards of 5 million people for a festival of tradition and revelry. Here are ten reasons why you should [...]
While we may now be able to sample food from all over the world in Ireland, there’s nothing quite like experiencing a dish in its home country. So if the food is the highlight of a holiday for you, the destinations in this post are sure to make your mouth water! First up is the [...]
Munich may be home to one famous beer festival in October, but it has another lesser known but just as fun celebration of beer in March of each year. Starkbierzeit which translates to “strong beer festival” is an event that sees local breweries making available some of their strongest brews to revellers in beer halls around [...]
There’s nothing like spending a week on mountains of pure white powder snow under a perfect blue cloudless sky and the Austrian Alps offer an exciting time for snowboarders and ski-ers on and off the piste. Festival The town of Mayerhofen will be truly alive and kicking when the snowboarding and music festival Snowbombing comes to town from 4-9th April. Some [...]
With its beer halls, vast beer gardens and some of Germany’s most famous breweries, Munich is a mecca for revellers. If you missed out on Oktoberfest then head to the capital of Bavaria to celebrate St Patrick’s Day this year and book your flight to Munich or weekend in Munich now. Enjoy the craic Head [...]
Spend your Valentine’s weekend in Munich and enjoy the array of attractions on offer in this cosy city nestled right in the heart of Europe. A quiet little gem Munich has a rich and diverse culture which mixes the old and new, so it should be easy to find something to suit you and your [...]