Archive for July 1st, 2013

The Isar river runs through Munich, and along its banks there is pleny of space for recreation. Swimming, running, pushing prams or just strolling along. Huge trees offer protection from the sun, if that’s what you want.

But for long stretches of river, there are no beer gardens. Sure, you do not have to venture far to get a glass of beer. But it would be nice to sit down by ther river and enjoy a refreshment.

There is one place doing a roaring trade – a kiosk by the Reichenbach  bridge. A splendid range of beers, but you should expect a long line of customers with the same idea. If you are lucky, they may have beers from the Giesinger brewery just up the road. Their Pilschen  was nice, their Kellerbier  not so stellar.

Open 23 hours a day, meaning the kiosk is closed between 5 and 6 in the morning.

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