Tag Archive: München

O’zapft is!

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Let the fun begin! Oktoberfest 2012 has started and despite the dreadful weather (“Unwetter”) we’re having today, thousands of guests were already queueing outside the tents at 7am just to get a table.… Read More

Visit Café Liebling in Munich – Café, Kiosk, Wohnzimmer

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On Saturday morning, we visited a beautiful little coffee shop called ‘Café Liebling’ in the eastern part of Munich. ‘Liebling’ is German for ‘darling’ and ‘Lieblings-‘ means favourite, e.g. ‘Lieblingsfarbe’ = ‘favourite colour’.… Read More

Münchner Chic

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Going out Munich style – according to the ‘Münchner Chic’ dress code A few words you might need: – schick = posh/smart – schicki-micki = super smart – Absätze = high heels – sich in Schale werfen (literally to throw yourself into… Read More

Know your German colours

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Time to brighten up this rainy week with some spring-like photos of Germany and Austria and a few German expressions related to colours. Let’s see how many you’re familiar with! –          Gelb vor… Read More