On to Munich, also in Oct. 2002 At the center of the city is the Marienplatz - a large open square with the Old and the New Town Hall. 1. Its tower contains the Rathaus-Glockenspiel, an ornate clock with almost life-sized moving figures that show scenes from a medieval jousting tournament as well as a performance of the famous "Schäfflertanz" (roughly translated "Barrel-makers' dance"). 2. A column in the square. 3. Walking around Munich. Some of the sights and architecture 4. 5. 6. 7. A market area not far from the square 8. 9. Getting ready for Oktoberfest. Each year about 6 million visitors attend and drink more than 5 million liters of beer and consume over 200,000 pairs of pork sausages - mostly in the "beer tents" put up by the traditional Munich breweries. 10. The square at night. 11.