A drunkard goes to court. The judge says, ‘You’ve been brought here for drinking’. The drunk says, ‘Great. Let’s get started’ – Man Walks Into A Bar
Well, you don’t really have to get into trouble if you’re an alcoholic nerd. All you can do is, take a deep breath and embark on a trip to Munich, Germany.
Though Germany is an acumen in the automobiles, there is something beyond all this and that’s Oktoberfest for you amigos.
All About Oktoberfest…
Yes. Oktoberfest is no ordinary event. It is yearly fair held in Munich from September to October. Though foreigners count it as a Beer festival, the Germans started it way back from 1810 following the Bavarian tradition and today the globally known event is one of the best crowd pullers by attracting 6 million people across the globe every year.
Why Should Oktoberfest Be On Your Bucket List?
A Folk Festival…..
The Oktoberfest is home to activities ranging from colorful parades, fairground rides, and one can also witness the Bavarian tradition during the fest. Coming to the party mode, the large steins of beer is tapped on once the Mayor gives the green signal and for the next 18 days, people binge on various types of beer and wines. So, if you can cork that beer out at the drop of a hat, say prost and Oktoberfest is the place.
The amount of beer consumed during the fest is so huge that it can fill three Olympic swimming pools.
There’s something for everyone…
Where there’s alcohol and there’s food. So, all you noisy eaters, Oktoberfest is the perfect place to binge on. The fest is indeed a dream for everyone. Be it the vegans and the meat eaters, it is a 50-50 ratio for all. Right from pastries, cake delicacies, beef, chicken, pork, oxen, ducks and what not. You name it and there is a tent serving you some hot lip-smacking food. If you are not comfortable with such ideas, there are other Bavarian activities like amusement rides, fairground rides and colorful parades, which is indeed a perfect replacement for the non-alcoholics.
Don’t miss this!
So, are you ready to gain some calories and lose them at the same time? Well, you gotta plan a vacation this September to Munich to witness the Oktoberfest. Take a bet from us and relish the foodie and the adventurer in you. For more such thrilling Bucket List Ideas, say Woovly!