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The MINI exhibition at BMW Welt

MINI exhibition BMW Welt

The BMW Welt in Munich not only showcases BMW cars but also MINIs (and Rolls-Royce!).  The MINI exhibition featured cool new colors, patterns and designs.  I was quite impressed with the layout of the exhibit, it had a very trendy and hip ambiance.  I felt like a kid inside the 'cool club'. A full view of ...

Today’s photo: BMW Isetta 250

BMW Isetta 250

During my visit at the BMW Museum in Munich, one of the cars that caught my eye was the 1955 BMW Isetta 250.  This car had a very cute and bubble shape that reminds me of a round lemon.  Also, the door opening is at the front which also quite amazed me as well. The wall ...

The delightful Hotel Hahn in Munich

Hotel Hahn Munich

The Hotel Hahn (which means rooster in German) has a very interesting and delightful rooster theme.  You may find different types of rooster/chicken figurines and pictures all around the hotel.  It also has a very traditional Bavarian ambiance.  When I visited I noticed that the women staffs were wearing Dirndls. This hotel is just a bit ...

Life in a day: Oktoberfest Munich 2013

Oktoberfest Munich 2013

Ever since I moved to Germany, one of the main events I would not want to miss is Oktoberfest.  This past Oktoberfest 2013, was my second time going to the festival.  This year, we wanted to make sure that we can get into the Lowenbrau tent, so we got up as early as 7:00 to ...

Today’s Photo: Oktoberfest 2013 in Munich

Lowenbrau Tent

Earlier in the month of October, we went to Oktoberfest in Munich.  The festival this year was held on September 21 - October 6.  We were there for three days spending the first two days at the Paulener garden and the last day was at the Lowenbrau.  As always, it was a fun time hanging ...

BMW World Munich Germany

The beautiful BMW Headquarters resides in Munich - it has a four cylinder design building, and has been serving for over 30 years.  During our Oktoberfest visit in Munich, we took the Munich city tour bus (similar to hop-on-hop off for 17 euros)  and one of our stops was here in the BMW World - ...

Five fun facts about Oktoberfest

This week almost all of my posts are about my Oktoberfest experiences - and here's a little information that I have learned while I visited Munich's Oktoberfest event. 5 Fun Facts about Oktoberfest: 1.  The first Oktoberfest was held in October 12, 1810.  This was the day when Crown Prince Ludwig married Princess Therese, and they invited ...

Oktoberfest 2012: Inside the LowenBrau Tent – second day

After the rain from the previous day, the sun finally shined a bit - but we decided to go to one of the tents, Lowenbrau.  A friend of ours, visited this tent from last year and he said it's less rowdy than the other tents.  Also, what makes it even better is that they have ...

Oktoberfest 2012 in Munich Bavaria – first day

I love Oktoberfest!  We went to Oktoberfest last September 29 & 30 in Munich.  Some of our friends came all the way from the United States just to see this awesome festival.  When we arrived at the festival, it was raining and crowded with lots of people - however, it was still a fun atmosphere.  ...