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[005] Oktoberfest for Female Travelers with Caroline Eubanks

Episode 005 Oktoberfest for female travelers

Whether you want to experience the tradition of a world famous festival, or just because you love a good beer, a trip to Oktoberfest is on the itinerary. In this episode of The HPL Podcast, we chat with Caroline Eubanks about visiting Oktoberfest as a woman, including what to pack, how much money to budget, and other tips for making the most of the event.

In this episode, we talk about:

  • The history of Oktoberfest
  • Visiting on opening day, and themed weekends to be aware of
  • Where to stay when visiting
  • Budgeting for beer, food, and transport
  • Tips for staying safe
  • What to wear to the festival
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Caroline at Oktoberfest

Unfortunately, Kleidermarkt, the place where Caroline mentioned getting the dirndl, is now closed in Munich.

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Written by Brooke

I run the show at Her Packing List and love packing ultralight. In fact, I once traveled for 3 entire weeks with just the contents of a well-packed 12L handbag. When I'm not obsessing over luggage weight, I'm planning adventures or just snuggling with my pet rabbit, Sherlock Bunz.

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