An overview of Munich
Capital of the Free State of Bavaria, Munich is probably the most cosmopolitan of all German cities and hugely popular with tourists ... and not just for the city's fantastic beer!
Nov 1, 2005, 11:02
Quite simply Germany's most successful club ever - and co-hosts for the World Cup with 1860 as 50:50 owners of the Allianz Arena.
Oct 29, 2005, 21:59
The Allianz Arena
The Allianz Arena - in our humble opinion - is the best stadium being used for this World Cup tournament ... just a shame it's not in Berlin and will not therefore be staging the final!
Oct 29, 2005, 21:13
TSV Munich 1860
The older of the two Munich clubs, though little known outside of Germany ... start to put that right by reading this.
Oct 29, 2005, 22:00
Bayern club records
19 championship titles and counting, the list of what Bayern have achieved in German football just keeps getting longer ... here are the key facts...
Oct 30, 2005, 15:38
City centre to stadium
Full directions on getting the stadium by car or public transport.
Oct 24, 2005, 19:05
Munich by air
In the top ten of all European airports in terms of the number of passengers handled, Munich airport offers you direct flight connections to no less than 9 of the other 11 World Cup venues, plus numerous flights into and out of the area from international locations.
Oct 25, 2005, 13:20
Munich by rail
Munich station is the second busiest in Germany and provides direct links to nine of the other World Cup venues, as well as local connections to suburban trains, trams, buses and the underground.
Oct 24, 2005, 20:42
Munich by road
If you're driving, don't base yourself in Munich unless (a) you really love the city and (b) you really love driving ... no less than 6 of the other World Cup venues are more than 350 miles away!
Oct 24, 2005, 17:53
Munich fan park
Despite Bayern and 1860 vacating the Olympic Stadium at the end of last season, Munich's Olympic Park will again become a magnet for football fans during the World Cup - as the venue of the city's official fan park.
Jan 13, 2006, 19:58