Stratford, CT: Two Roads Brewing Company

Deriving their name and philosophy from Robert Frost’s The Road Not Taken, Two Roads Brewing Company found a home in the 112-year-old U.S. Baird building in 2012, renovating the former factory of the machinery manufacturer and transforming it into a functional brewery complete with a tasting room, store and outdoor beer garden. The renovations preserved […]

NYC Craft Beer Festival – Spring Seasonals: MARCH 30, 2013

The NYC Craft Beer Festival returns to the city on MARCH 30th for its highly anticipated Spring Seasonals edition. Following the success of the Winter Harvest edition in December, the March tasting will showcase spring releases from 75 of America’s best craft breweries. There will be over 150 selections from breweries such as Allagash, Goose […]

Munich’s Legendary Beer Hall & Oldest Brewery: Hofbräuhaus München

Hofbräuhaus‘ story begins in 1589, when Wilhelm V, Duke of Bavaria, dissatisfied with the quality of beer in the city, decided that Munich would brew its own. With that decision, Hofbräuhaus was born, though at the time, it only brewed a brown ale. Wilhelm’s son and successor, Duke Maximilian I, changed that as he preferred […]

Stuttgart’s Television Tower: Der Fernsehturm

Put into operation in February 1956 after a twenty month construction period, Stuttgart’s television tower was one of the first modern television towers ever built. To construct the tower, a hole 30 meters wide and 8 meters deep was dug as the foundation. Secured by a ring of prestressed concrete, the massive base supports the […]

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