Flap Alert! – The Anatomy of Lederhosen

What's the big deal with those embroidered shorts they wear in Germany? Here's the scoop, including lots of photos from the crowds headed toward Oktoberfest in Munich. History and the endless variations are included!

Bamberg Zaubert, Germany, Dirndls and Traditions

Opening procession photos of Bamberg Zaubert, annual circus celebration in downtown Bamberg, Germany. Musings on life in Bavaria, open-air markets, dirndl racks in department stores, and European traditions.