City to Surf - My time in Munich October 12th 2011 It started way back in 1811 as an agricultural show, now it attracts over 5 million people who consume 7 million litres of beer and scoff down over 120, 000 sausages in big tents. The 17 days of fancy dress and tipsy travellers slurring "eins, zwei, drei, g'suffa," (One, two, three, drink) is ‘Oktoberfest’. My choice of beverage may not be beer, but I did make it to Oktoberfe ... read more
Europe » Germany » Bavaria » Munich As Europe's largest economy and most populous nation, Germany remains a key member of the continent's economic, political, and defense organizations. European power struggles immersed Germany in two devastating World Wars in the first half of the 20t... ... read more
I am a 27 year old sun loving Aussie that traded in my job as a Events Executive in a Sydney hotel to work at an English kids summer camp, then travel around Europe! I left home on 21 Jun 2011 and have so far cancelled my first flight home - there is so much to see and do, and when I have the opportunity to walk away from normal life to adventure, well I plan to make the most of it (until I'm too home-sick or broke that is)!
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