What to know about Munich, Germany:
- It's the beer capital of the world! They've been brewing it for 3000 years!
- It's actually pronounced "mun-chen" and not "myoo-nick."
- It's the capital of Bavaria, a region in the southeastern corner of Germany.
- This is where you'll find Oktoberfest. It starts in September and always ends on the first Sunday in October, unless the German national holiday falls on this day. In that case, the party keeps going.
Speaking of beer, here's what the locals brew: Weizenbier, Helles, Pils, Dunkles, and Starkbier. Prost!