Hong Kong's Oktoberfest (Oct. 21-Nov.12)

The thriving expat community in Hong Kong has done a fine job -- for 19 years now -- of importing lederhosen and sauerkraut for a waterfront Oktoberfest at the beginning of each November, sponsored by the Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel. This year will be especially festive, as the Marco Polo German... Alan Solomon/Chicago Tribune