An amazing mountain backdrop, a huge area, and a time-travel through Upper Bavaria - you don't need anything more for a beautiful day in the Bavarian alpine upland. A place where you can discover all this, is the Open Air Museum Glentleiten in Großweil, about an hour car ride south
O'zapft is! This means thousands of visitors from near and far are coming to Oktoberfest (or Wiesn as we say) in Munich; most of them are wearing Dirndl and Lederhose. Because this is tradition, or? No, actually not. Wearing Dirndl and Lederhose to the Oktoberfest is a quite new phenomenon.