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Leah

A Monstrous Regiment of Beauties

The Gallery of Beauties was commissioned by King Ludwig I and painted between 1827-1850, mostly by court-appointed painter Joseph Karl Stieler. It features 36 women,

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Germany
Leah

Nymphenburg Palace

Nymphenburg Palace was the main summer residence for the Wittelsbach rulers of Bavaria. It was commissioned by Ferdinand Maria¹, Elector of Bavaria, in 1663. He

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Leah

Munich Treasury

The Treasury at the Munich Residenz has an exemplary collection of jewels and pieces of master craftsmanship in gold, precious stones, enamel, and much more.

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Leah

Munich Residenz

The Munich Residenz is the former seat of government and royal residence of the Wittelsbach rulers¹ of Bavaria. What began as a small fortress built

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Leah

Munich Viktualienmarkt

The Viktualienmarkt is a daily market in downtown Munich with 140 stalls and stores that sell a diverse range of goods such as fruits, vegetables,

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Germany
Leah

Oktoberfest Beer Tents

Oktoberfest reminded me a lot of the Calgary Stampede. There are parades, the city has a general air of celebration surrounding it, everybody dresses up

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Germany
Leah

Oktoberfest!

Oktoberfest is an annual 16-18 day folk festival that has been held in Munich since the early 19th century. It is a celebration of Bavarian

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