Bavaria is beautiful, rich, wonderful. It is home to also offers post card size, Bark unique dialects from the literary Upper Bavarian on the male Central Franconian to obscure the upper Palatinate. Who knows Bayern must love it – or hate it. In football, the dominance of FC Bayern (even if she wobbles like that of the CSU) for a self-consciousness that knows pride. Bavaria is a multi-ethnic state, with Franconia, Swabia and old Bavaria and cultural layers, beginning in the ancient world was, as a part of the beneficiaries of Roman high culture, and the Rest more still on the trees sat.

What brings us to Markus Söder.