Oktoberfest 2017

Prost! I’ve always wanted to travel. Always. Even as a kid, I’d look at pictures in magazines and books and think about how I wanted to be anywhere but Pasadena, Texas (home). Now as an adult, I love Texas and especially Houston, but I still long to travel. This trip marked my first excursion into Europe, which was pretty exciting for me. Brandon (my husband) and I bonded over a love of craft beer when we first met and decided that we would one day make it out to Oktoberfest in Munich. While Oktoberfest isn’t really a craft beer related event, it is a major beer occasion that stretches back over 200 hundred years. It is an annual celebration of King Ludwig I and Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen’s marriage that was basically a party so good, that the city decided to celebrate/party every year. My biggest tip is to book your hotel room out as soon as possible to avoid price hikes. We reserved our room right after the festival the privious year and got a deal on a place within walking distance of the festival. Also, if you plan on taking a large group of 8-10 people, reserving a table with the … Continue reading Oktoberfest 2017