The Nymphenburg Castle in the center of Munich has a wonderful big park. At every time of the year it invites for a walk. The central building had been built 1664 by elector Ferdinand Maria thanks to the birth of his son Maximilian Emanuel. It is also called Italian Villa. In the park are small lakes and one with the Monopteros or Apollon Temple.
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.