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Beer lovers flock to the 180th Oktoberfest in Munich

Waitress Beli carries the first beer jugs during the opening of the 180th Oktoberfest at the Theresienwiese in Munich, Germany, 21 September 2013. The annual beer folk festival runs until 06 October. EPA/FELIX HOERHAGER

Beer lovers flock to the 180th Oktoberfest in Munich

180th Oktoberfest at the Theresienwiese in Munich, Germany is underway. The annual beer folk festival - said to be the biggest beer and amusement festival in the world - is running until October 6th with hundreds of thousands of visitors expected to attend. (EPA)