DescriptionThink Munich is a city reserved for beer drinkers and Oktoberfest partiers? Think again.
Munich sits at the center of Germany's best fairy tale castles. Half a dozen art museums display Europe's finest works, from medieval religious frescoes to the largest Andy Warhol collection outside the US and the world's edgiest contemporary pieces. Locals spend hours chatting over coffee in art deco cafes and dining on local produce at Asian-influenced bistros. And the world's top designers sell their fashions and jewelry here in the heart of Bavaria. Munich is a thriving metropolis with plenty of discoveries, and this app will lead you to them all.
And if it's beer halls and Oktoberfest that have you planning a visit to Munich? Not to worry. Munich Discovered includes them, too.
★ About the Author ★
Amy first fell in love with Munich at 17, when on her first overseas trip she saw an elderly Bavarian couple eating a breakfast of beer and sausages. Amy has returned to Germany more times than she can count and she has fallen again and again for Munich and its contrasts: techno music and soul-stirring opera; the world's greatest sports cars and a preference for bicycles; devout church-goers and an unsurpassed love of beer and festivals (preferably festivals that celebrate beer).
It's been 30 years since Amy's first encounter with Munich and she loves the city more now than ever. Amy's German expertise has led to gigs writing about Germany for Michelin guidebooks, Frommer's Europe by Rail guidebook, and articles for German Life, AAA Living, British Airways, Air France and KLM. Her most unusual German experience involved interviewing a Korean ceramist in Seoul in German--he spoke no English but grew up in Munich. She enjoys planning return trips to her home-away-from-home and reminding her parents that her decision to major in German as a college student wasn't a waste after a
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