Articles tagged with ‘Germany

Germany is reknowned as a great beer nation but recent surveys show that consumption is slipping and the country is now only ranked third in the world. Michael Wigge learns all about the fine art of beer brewing and drinking…  

Under the typical white and blue Bavarian sky on Monday morning, the authorities launched the 200-year-old Oktoberfest, one of the most popular beer festivals in the world, immersing the city in an atmosphere of excitement. On Sonnenstrasse, one of the main streets in Munich close to the entrance of the Oktoberfest, “the Muenchner Kindl”, symbol […]