22.03.2018
Bavarian finger wrestling: traditionally pulled over the table

Bavarian finger wrestling: traditionally pulled over the table

Did you know? The idiom “Jemanden über den Tisch ziehen” (to pull someone over the table/to pull a fast one on somebody)...
26.02.2018
Indian diversity in Bavaria

Indian diversity in Bavaria

Culture and tradition go hand in hand with progress. It’s not a coincidence that Bavaria and India have close fruitful alliances.
14.08.2017
Wine country Bavaria

Wine country Bavaria

Bavaria is notoriously famous internationally for its delicious beer steeped in tradition. However, many people forget that...
28.04.2017
The maypole tradition in Bavaria

The maypole tradition in Bavaria

The 1 May is approaching along with one of the most popular traditions in Bavaria: raising the maypole. This custom dates back to...
13.04.2017
Between traditional dressmakers and cheese dairies: hands-on Bavarian culture

Between traditional dressmakers and cheese dairies: hands-on...

Bavaria offers an incomparable attitude towards life. One reason for this is indisputably the state’s diverse culture. You can...
08.03.2017
Fasting in Bavaria – with strong beer festivals and tongue-in cheek fun at the expense of politicians

Fasting in Bavaria – with strong beer festivals and tongue-in...

Partying carnival time is over – Lent reminds us of abstinence. Whether it’s going without chocolate, meat or TV: 40 days of...
10.12.2015
A ghoulishly beautiful tradition: “Rauhnacht”in Bavaria

A ghoulishly beautiful tradition: “Rauhnacht”in Bavaria

Tradition is very important in Bavaria. The first thing many people will think of is the old-fashioned costumes that the Bavarians...
22.06.2015
Arberland: Nature, technology, Bolshoi Theatre!

Arberland: Nature, technology, Bolshoi Theatre!

Situated in the Bayerwald forest, the Arberland combines an extremely high quality of life with the most innovative...
01.05.2014
There's a special kind of bird coming to chirp in Bryant Park New York on May 1st!

There's a special kind of bird coming to chirp in Bryant Park New...

The renowned Regensburger Domspatzen (which translates to "cathedral sparrows") of Regensburg, Germany, are holding an hour long...
22.04.2014
All roads lead to Rome – all tracks lead to Weiden

All roads lead to Rome – all tracks lead to Weiden

The City of Weiden has a long economic tradition in the railway industry. Today, the expertise in railway engineering is a unique...