A New Yorker’s Guide To German Culture: What Is Oktoberfest?

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Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany, is the world’s greatest festival of Bavarian culture — Bavaria is a region in Germany’s southeast part known for beers, bratwursts, and the tradition of wearing bustiers. Every year, millions of people travel to Munich to attend this amazing two-week festival. The Oktoberfest is a well-organized festival, but if you’re one …

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Safety First: Is Lisbon Safe For Tourists?

According to a study by the European Safety Observatory, Lisbon is among the safest capitals in Europe, with very low rates of violent crimes like gang-related crimes or conflicts, and many tourists don’t come across a lot of problems when in the city. However, as it continues to grow and become a tourist destination, the …

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