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Oktoberfest guide: the large tents (Part 4)

Now that you’ve gotten through the beginning and advanced rules in this Oktoberfest guide, it’s time to move on to the nitty gritty: the large tents of Oktoberfest. This part of the Oktoberfest guide will have a brief description of the 14 large tents that will be present in the […]

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Munich Okotberfest weekday afternoon

Oktoberfest guide: reservations and tent logistics (Part 3)

In this Oktoberfest guide, now you’ve covered the fundamentals and basics. It’s time to learn the advanced tactics and strategies you’ll need in order to declare victory, include Oktoberfest reservations. Reservations for Oktoberfest Yes, you can actually reserve a table for Oktoberfest at no (direct) cost. However, there’s a lot […]


Oktoberfest guide: bierhaus rules (Part 2)

Okay, so in my last post of this Oktoberfest guide, you found out the basics of getting to Munich, as well as arriving at the Festwiese (Theresienwiese) in one piece. We’re just getting warmed up because there’s plenty more to know. I think it’s safe to assume that you’re coming […]

Don't be fooled. At the time, I just met those people 30 minutes prior to having the picture taken. Heck, that wasn't even my beer I was posing with.

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Oktoberfest guide: preparing for the Festwiese (Part 1)

Oktoberfest season is starting to bear down on us again. The largest funfair in Germany takes approximately three months to set up leading up all the way to the opening night in late September, even though it did originate in October, staying true to its name. This Oktoberfest guide will […]


Eichhörnchen, Eichhörnchen Everywhere

Squirrels are always an intriguing animal to see roaming in the streets of New York. They’re bushy-tailed, furry rodents that go hopping around the streets, reminding the people of New York that it’s not just a concrete metropolis but also a surprisingly vibrant wildlife sanctuary. For example, did you know […]

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