Music is an essential part of Munich. This hall in the Residenz Palace, simplistic in design but ideal for music, hosts some ... More
Music is an essential part of Munich. This hall in the Residenz Palace, simplistic in design but ideal for music, hosts some of the finest symphony and chamber concerts in the country. Under the watchful eyes of Hercules, whose heroic deeds are portrayed on the walls, many a famous orchestra has guested alongside the Bayerischer Rundfunk Symphony Orchestra and the Munich Symphonic. Promenade concerts by the Bayerische Rundfunk take place here regularly on Sundays, as does the 'musica viva' series, featuring contemporary electronic music.
Built for the 1972 Olympic Games, the Olympic complex is now used for a variety of leisure activities ranging from
sports events to concerts. The 287 meter (942 foot) high Olympic Tower boasts a stunning view of the city. ...
The Town Hall and Roland on the marketplace of Bremen in northwest Germany are outstanding representations of the civic and
trading rights as they developed in the Holy Roman Empire in Europe. The old town hall was built as ...
Marienplatz has been at the thick of things ever since the city was founded by Henry the Lion in 1158.
It was once a salt and grain market, but is now a magnet for tourists who flock here to ...