After some cold winterdays the channel in front of the Bavarian castle of Nymphenburg is frozen. Hundreds of people are using it now for scating, icehockey and ice-curling. More panoramas at www.derPanoramafotograf.com
Munich is the capital of the German state of Bavaria and is Germany's third largest city, located on the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps. Black and gold - the colors of the Holy Roman Empire - have been the city's official colors since the time of Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor.