Category Archives: Germany

Satisfying Japanese Food Cravings in Dusseldorf, Germany

Dusseldorf has the third largest Japanese community in Europe. London, UK has the largest then followed by Paris, France. Dusseldorf has over 500 Japanese companies residing in the city with over 8,000 Japanese residents. Apparently, the Germany-Japan relationship started after … Continue reading

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Top 5 Places in 2011

Time flies!  It’s already the last day of the year. Did you have a good year?  Mine was awesome!! 🙂  As most sites are doing summaries of the year, here are the top five places that I visited this year:  1.  Bioluminescent Bay … Continue reading

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Dachau Concentration Camp

In Munich, I had a chance to visit the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial site.  It was one of the first and many concentration camps Germany had during WWII and as the “school of violence”, it experienced some of the utmost cruelties.  Over 200,000 people … Continue reading

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BMW & Audi Museums

            Visits to.. BMW Museum – Munich, Germany Audi Forum – Ingolstadt, Germany We spent about 2 hrs at each museum.  It was fun looking at the pretty cars, taking pictures and deciding on what will be my next car..haha.  The … Continue reading

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Hofbrauhaus..Famous Beer Hall in Munich, Germany

We took the subway in Munich to get to the Marienplatz City Center station.  It’s a busy downtown area so it was a wise decision by my co-worker who had already visited the place.  We also took advantage of the … Continue reading

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Cathedral in Köln, Germany

Last weekend, we went to the humongous Cathedral in Cologne.  The official name is Hohe Domkirche St. Peter und Maria.  By volume, it’s the sixth largest according to Wikipedia and took 632 years to complete. However, the church has been … Continue reading

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Finally..Real German Food

I finally had an authentic German dish, Krustenschweinebraten: Roast of pork in dark beer sauce with bread and potato dumpling serving with salad.  It was delicious!  The sauce was perfect with the pork.  I didn’t care too much for the … Continue reading

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