Munich, Germany
Lisa, 30
Sponsorship Consultant
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What do you do and why do you do it?

I am currently working as Project Manager and Consulting in sports and culture sponsorships. I am passionate about sports and always wanted to work in sports. This job provides a lot of variety and I enjoy the challenge of different tasks every day.

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

I haven't been heartbroken for a long time luckily ;)

What are the best TV shows of all time?

Prison Break no question asked

Name some spots in Munich that are good for a Tinder date.

Puh....I have never been on Tinder, but I guess I would like to meet at one of the cute cafes at Glockenbachviertel orhave a stroll in the English Garden.

Who’s your hero and where in Munich would you take them out for a serious hang?

I don't have a particular hero or star I am looking after. I'd say my mom ;)

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?

Mostly online at sport shops, sometimes on holidays

What’s the area/ spot in town you’ll never be caught dead in?

Honestly, there aren't really any bad spots in Munich that I am aware of. My least favorite spot is the area around the Hauptbahnhof though.

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

If I want to do something I am going to ;) But I wish to go for a swim at the Olympic Swimming Pool more often.

What’s the most decadent / extreme dish you ever ate in Munich and where did you get it?

what's extreme? :)

Is there a hidden bar / hole in the wall in Munich that you particularly like?

I love the Vorhoelzer Forum rooftop bar with the amazing views over Munich and the Alps

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Munich? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

Brenner Grill but there are much fancier restaurants. Still this restaurants is in a nice inner courtyard off Maximiliansstraße, which is pretty fancy. The food was amazing, I had some sort of superfood salad, fish as main, great white wine and a variation of desserts. I am not totally sure but that's probably about 50 € a person.

What restaurant in Munich looks crap, but the food’s amazing?

not sure

Where can you get the best cocktail in Munich? Which one do you like?

I love Moscow Mules

Where would you take your partner in Munich if you wanted to really pamper them?

Nordbad in the evening with its whirlpool

Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?

Weißwurst, brezel and beer at 9am :D I am not a fan of the wurst but many love it. I can always eat a Brezel with butter, cheese or butter and chives though

What’s the one place you think is overrated in Munich?

Beer garden (a lot of Germans will hate me for saying that :)

What’s the one place you think is underrated in Munich?

Nymphenburg Castle with its huge park which is great for jogging, taking a stroll or just relax

What are the Munich spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

Marienplatz and Marienkirche, view from top of St. Peter's church, Viktualienmarkt

Tomorrow’s your last day in Munich. How do you spend it?

Go for a run at the English Garden, have brunch at the Glockbachviertel with friends, stroll through downtown and BBQ and chill along the Isar river

What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?

That's a tough one! I love Barcelona, but also San Francisco and Sydney. I like city trips but often prefer road trips and being outdoors in the nature.

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