Arm wrestling, stone lifting and the wonderful art of Masskrugstemmen: our author tries out traditional Bavarian sports.
Munich is still a world-renowned surfer metropolis. Once standing on the legendary Eisbach wave.
A talk about the great outdoors, the magic of the woods and the love of the Northern English Garden.
Waldbaden in Munich: Our columnist visits a nature reserve together with a forester.
Munich is big. Munich is alive. And Munich is green. Parks, gardens and the Isar river offer the perfect balance to city bustle, sightseeing and shopping. An overview.
Finally opened again: Discover Munich's highlights from a very special perspective after just a few seconds in the lift!
Munichs official visitor cards at a glance.
Nobody knows the Eisbach river quite as well as Tao Schirrmacher; the triple European surfing champion has been riding the river’s standing wave for 15 years.
It is a paradise for recreationists as well as for those seeking relaxation with many beautiful places downstream and upstream.
Munich is a city of football. But it is also more than that: Munich is full of successful top athletes – it is just that most of them are not famous. Three champions share their thoughts.
Hiking, mountaineering, kiting, skiing: the local mountains are a recreational paradise.