04/04/2012 03:11 pm ET Updated Jun 04, 2012

From Munich to Bremen: The World Of German Beer

A trip to an atmospheric Bavarian beer garden or a Cologne beer hall is a Germany must but with well over 1200 breweries in the country, it's hard to know where to start. Famed for location, age, popularity, atmosphere or sheer number of beer-related sights, here are our top six beer destinations in Germany (with bonus beer glossary!):

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