What's going on in Munich?
The capital of Bavaria is one of the most important economic and cultural centres of Germany. Munich International Airport is the second largest Airport in Germany after Frankfurt. The airport is also known for its sophisticated architecture for which it was awarded the “European Steel Design Award” in 2005.
Munich is a financial centre and a global city and holds the headquarters of numerous listed companies such as Siemens, Allianz or BMW. BMW has its main production facility in Munich. The BMW Museum and the futuristic BMW World (exhibition, delivery and event location) reflect the importance of this company for Munich.
The city of Munich is also home to Alte and Neue Pinakothek, which are among the most prestigious museums of the world. Marienplatz is the city’s most famous square with the Old and the New Town Hall. In winter the Christmas market on Marienplatz attracts many tourists.