Sometimes enjoying nature means having to become part of the food chain

Sonnen-Bräu is a great reason to make your way to Mürsbach but it´s not the only one. The pretty valley features pretty trails and lots of beery options.

You can’t tell the dorfs without a scorecard

The Dorf Breweries Express is an easy 9km hike in Franconia Switzerland which takes in five small regional breweries. Join Beer Hiking Bavaria author Rich Carbonara to find the best beers and foods along the way.

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The Walberla Undressed

The Walberla is a special hill in Franconian Switzerland. Just west of Forchheim, it offers great hiking opportunities and some fine small regional breweries surrounding it.

Tasting Zoigl

Join us for a journey on foot, walking through the very heart of the Zoigl brewing region.

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Das Buch “Bierwandern Bayern” von Rich Carbonara ist ab sofort erhältlich

Das Buch "Bierwandern Bayern" von Rich Carbonara ist ab sofort erhältlich. Es enthält Details zu 50 Bierwanderungen, 50 Brauereien und 50 Bieren. Durch den Kauf über die folgenden Links unterstützen Sie meine wachsende Website.

How I didn’t see the See in my own backyard

You often miss some of the best things in your own backyard due to the longing for the less accessible but don't forget to keep on the lookout for gems like the Grubsee if you live in the Munich area.

It takes a beer to laugh, it takes missing the bus to cry

If you are going to use the bus in Franconia, you need to follow these 10 essential rules to avoid missing yours.

Beer means sometimes having to say you’re sorry

The Fichtelgerbirge area offers great hiking, food and beer. What's not to like?

There’s not much time for the Wolf

Rüdenhausen is a quirky but charming town with a great little brewery named Wolf. There are also some nice lush hiking trails nearby.

All aboard the Hallerndorfer-Keller Express

The Hallerndorfer-Keller Express is a great way to reach Bierkeller Nirvana but hiking in is even better and you can escape with the bus when you're ready.