Month: July 2018

Discovering Frauenkirche

Discovering Frauenkirche, Munich

Where : Frauenkirche, Munich Munich feels organized and demonstrates a very intuitive metro system.  Once in the city central vicinity, everything is accessible on foot.  Our first discovery day, we easily made our way to the Old Town with the help of Google maps. We entered the old town through Karlstor, which led to a corridor of stores.  Uninterested in shopping, we proceeded toward the larger architectural structures.  Minutes away from Karlstor, we found Frauenkirche.  The latter is the Cathedral of Our Dear Lady.  It is also considered a symbol of the Bavarian capital city. The building structure has huge towers and beautiful wooden carved doors. According to Wikipedia, Heinrich von Straubing designed the impressive high ceiling which arches. There is

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Discovering Asam Kirche

Discovering Asam Kirche, Munich

Where : Asam Church, Munich Discovering Asam Kirche.  Asam Church was on our list to visit while in Munich.  It lived up to the challenge!  Feel free to Google the whereabouts of the church and visit directly.  Or perhaps take the Old Town scenic route to discover the surroundings. It was one of the most impressive Baroque church we saw in Europe. The Asam Church facade is really beautiful and once you step foot inside it’s breathtaking.  Rich in details inside, it will be difficult to stay just a few minutes.  We were mesmerized inside with the decor, paintings and sculptures. According to Wikipedia, the church was built from 1733 to 1746 by brothers sculptor Egid Quirin Asam, and painter

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