Munich, the capital of Bavaria, offers just everything imaginable for the gay traveler. As Germany’s third largest city, it offers an abundance of outdoor activities owing to it position squarely at the foot of the alps. When you’re not skiing or hiking, there are gay spots dotting the landscape of Munich to tempt event the most conservative of travelers. The center of gay activity in Munich revolves around the Glockenbachviertel area of the city. Dating back to the 1970s, this is the unofficial home of the red-light district, which today has morphed into a variety of bars, clubs, and cruising areas on display. One such cruising area that is extremely popular is the English Garden, which is larger in area than even Central Park in New York believe it or not. There are also numerous famous beers gardens, legendary all over Germany, that are accommodating to gays and straights alike. Feel free to be yourself and enjoy Munich, alone or with your partner.