Welcome to Bavaria

Bavaria has long been Germany's favorite place to live and visit - one of the world's favorite places to travel to and do business in. That's because of its charming and cosmopolitan cities, its stunning nature, and its year-round pageant of fest and festivity. It's also because Bavaria has one of the world's highest rates of safety, infrastructure performance, economic achievement and environmental healthfulness. Find out more about this favorite state.

Orientation: help helping you get off to a great start

Orientation: Help for Getting Started
The sources of support and information available for newcomers to this highly-welcoming state.
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Munich: great education

Preschools & Schools
Bavaria has one of the best systems of education in the world. These links will put you in touch with it, and with the daycare centers, schools and others comprising it.
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Expats: at home in Munich

Read what expatriates have to say about their new home and its people.
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Finding a place to live in Munich

Tips for Looking for a Place to Live
Here's some practical advice and useful links.
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Fun things to do

Recreational and Cultural Events
Living in Bavaria is fun. That's because there are so many enjoyable things to do - all throughout the year and everywhere in Bavaria.
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