The Nazi era is also something that cannot go unnoticed. Under the leadership of Adolf Hitler, the Nazi Party was in power from 1933 to 1945. This was a dark time in German history, when Hitler led the country into World War II and initiated the Holocaust, which saw the mass murder of six million Jews. In general, German food can be classified according to geographical regions. The famous recipes of northern Germany are, for example, Labskaus and Schwenkerbraten.
May Day, May 1, in Germany is characterized by a mix of pagan rituals and also celebrations of workers’ rights. There are many parties and celebrations on the night of April 30 to May 1; tonight’s motto is Tanz in den Maior “Dance in May”. Perhaps the question is where the Germans did not leave their mark. From science and literature to music, philosophy, art, film, activism and sports, Germany has produced world-famous icons.
Some of the most popular are the Hofbräu, Hacker-Pschorr, Schützen and Schottenhamel stores. People stretch out to reach a mug of beer in the Hofbräuhaus tent after the opening of Oktoberfest on September 17, 2011. 6.3 million people attended Oktoberfest in 2018, but the busiest festival was in 1985, when 7.1 million people performed.
In 2019, the Reeperbahn Festival was attended by 53,000 visitors and more than 5,000 professional guests from all over the world. Some 425 new bands and international artists participated in this festival. This 4-day music oktoberfest festival also aims to promote gender equality in the music industry. Oktoberfest is a celebration of Bavarian beer and lasts from 16 to 18 days and takes place around mid-September until the first Sunday in October.
This stone cup is often used during Oktoberfest, the world’s largest beer festival that takes place annually in Munich. Wurstmarkt, which dates back to 1417, is the world’s largest wine festival that attracts more than 600,000 people annually. The festival is home to 36 historic wineries, mainly growing Riesling, Pinot and Gewurztraminer. For anyone who loves wine, this is one of the best festivals in Germany, as there are many wine tastings everywhere. This traditional German festival is a great time to interact with locals and enjoy lots of wine tastings. Germany offers a complete experience for all types of intrepid travelers.