The top level of München Karlsplatz (Stachus) station, in Munich, Germany. The station's top level contains an underground shopping precinct. The ceiling is notable, rather than a plain ceiling, it is covered in thin white cylinders of various diameters.
Lower levels of the station allow access to lines S1, S2, and S4-S8 of the S-Bahn, and lines U4 and U5 of the U-Bahn.
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.