Munich is the capital of Bavaria, Germany. It is the largest city in southern Germany and the third largest city in the entire country. Munich is home to the BMW and Neuschwanstein Castle. The annual Oktoberfest immerses the entire city in a joyous atmosphere. Bavarians are always filled with smiles, and this joyful and free atmosphere has become an important factor attracting tourists from all over the world. In Munich, you must not miss the elegant and historic Residenz or the famous Munich Frauenkirche. The Gothic New Town Hall, the Roman-styled King's Square, known in German as Königsplatz and various modern buildings makes visitors feel as if they have entered a promenade of architectural history. Hotels in Munich are often located near these scenic areas. Munich also retains the simplicity of the original capital of the Bavarian Kingdom, and is therefore known as a “village of millions of people.” Many people regard Munich as Germany’s cultural capital and those interested in soccer and modern architecture should make a visit to the Allianz football stadium. September and October are the best months to travel to Munich because they coincide with the world-famous Oktoberfest. The city is very lively, and in the festive atmosphere, you can feel the pride the people of Munich have for their city.