Sunday, September 20, 2009

Oktoberfest



The Oktoberfest in Munich the largest festival in the world started yesterday again. It is an festival with an old tradition and now of course a very big business. About 6 million visitors from all around the world come to see this festival every year. There are about 100,000 seats in the big festival halls (tents). The economic influence is very big too, during the 16 days are spent 450 Mio EURO on the festival grounds for food, drinks and entertainment. The photos are from webcams from today.
Here are some links for this festival:
http://www.oktoberfest.de/en/
http://www.loewenbraeu.de/
http://www.muenchen.de/Tourismus/Oktoberfest/7548/index.html

3 comments:

Poetic Shutterbug said...

I would very much enjoy being there amidst all that German beer :)

Romancing Italy said...

I love how Octoberfest is in September. :-)

Two friends left early this morning to come and enjoy the festival. It's not in the cards for us this year but it's on the agenda for next year.

Get Traffic said...

hio friends lam kenal ua.....

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