Toytown: A Day in Munich

Next stop: Munich!  I read that Munich’s nickname was Toytown, which I immediately associated with cars (I’m not sure why, other than the fact that we visited the BMW museum).  Apparently, ex-pats gave Munich the name because of the large number of children in the city.  I can’t say I saw an exorbitant number of kids running around, but I’ll take their word for it. We didn’t have much time in this beautiful city, but we did get to see lots of cars (Bobby is somewhat of a car-nut), visit the 1972 Olympic Park, and take the short trip to Dachau to tour the Nazi concentration camp (this will be in my next blog).  Munich did prove to be beautiful, even though we didn’t see a lot of the actual city center.  We were very thankful for the first sunny weather of the entire Christmas trip!… [Read More]