What to know about Markus Söder, the ‘power hungry’ man soon to be Bavaria’s leader

What to know about Markus Söder, the ‘power hungry’ man soon to be Bavaria’s leader

At the beginning of 2018 Bavaria will have a new Minister-President after incumbent Horst Seehfoer agreed to step aside. The man set to replace him comes across as a gruff populist, but is there more to him than meets the eye?

Construction on bypass in Bavaria stopped to let hamster sleep

Construction on bypass in Bavaria stopped to let hamster sleep

‘Largest ever’ illegal animal transport in Germany stopped in Bavaria

‘Largest ever’ illegal animal transport in Germany stopped in Bavaria

Record-breaking new cable car for tallest mountain in Germany near completion

Record-breaking new cable car for tallest mountain in Germany near completion

Beware the Wolpertinger – Bavaria’s legendary hybrid creature

Beware the Wolpertinger – Bavaria’s legendary hybrid creature

10 surprising facts you should know about Neuschwanstein Castle

10 surprising facts you should know about Neuschwanstein Castle

Police in Bavaria called out to deal with drunk and disorderly racoon

Police in Bavaria called out to deal with drunk and disorderly racoon

Mountaineer’s body found two weeks after deadly fall in German Alps

Mountaineer’s body found two weeks after deadly fall in German Alps

500-year-old town hall burns down in small Bavarian town

500-year-old town hall burns down in small Bavarian town

One in three Bavarians want independence from Germany, poll shows

One in three Bavarians want independence from Germany, poll shows

13-year-old found handing out thousands of euros ‘to make friends’

13-year-old found handing out thousands of euros ‘to make friends’

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