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Hello Everyone, Before you get into the frenzy of Christmas shopping and head home to spend time with your families, I'd like to invite you to one last listening session of 2016. On December 21st…
1 posts, 17:47 hrs
Hi all, I want to buy a new road bike and I find that shops with only male employees can feel intimidating and overwhelming. Anyone know a shop with a good selection that employs women?
112 posts, 17:23 hrs
I'm fine with Hackbarth's. The only issue I can see is the last two weeks have been Mitte already..but as Friday is nearly upon us I don't think there'll be much protest. Hackbarth's: Mutlu,…
527 posts, 6 December
My goodness, I've been caught out spreading smoked fish falsehoods  my bad!!! Thanks for the detailed explanation... Kipper Snack sounds like something to try. You must be a connoisseur, Sir Percy…
5 posts, 6 December
Thank you very much @Smaug @RedMidge As you suggested i'll consult with Mieterverein but i think the agency is right, probably this is not their first time. I hope new comers read this topic and…
1 posts, 5 December
Hi I know weired combination but I used to go to afternoon tea or see Horror movies with my girls in the UK regularly . Haven't found anyone in Berlin yet who is into horrors or afternoon tea. So…
4 posts, 4 December
It depends on the Maßnahme. Some are only theoretical and some are with companies just looking for cheap labour. Many are just Arbeitsbeschaffungsmaßn... You need to properly research the…
13 posts, 3 December
Some of the cheap bird foods have undesirable contents, so have a look at what is in them before buying. Here is a link to all things garden bird foody: rspb.org.uk/birds-and-wi...
1 posts, 3 December
Hraješ Softball? For our new travel team we are looking for players (female and male, young and old, newbies and pros) For what? We will play next year seven tournaments (Saturday/Sunday) in…
4 posts, 2 December
Jesus you didnt pay attention much did you. why didnt you learn german the first time and also learn schengen rules.. you can only stay 90 days in the last 180 days. your long weekend in London needs…
1 posts, 2 December
DO NEW YEAR’S EVE RIGHT! Join us for our Pre Party, we’ll get you rev’d up and ready to let loose on a solid weekend of partying in the party capital of Europe. We’ll be kicking off at 7pm with GREAT…
52 posts, 2 December
Sorry we missed you Alex L. Yep, we were the 3 guys talking in mixed German / English at the table near the door ... I was the one with the blue sweater and we ended up leaving around 10:15pm. I'm…
247 posts, 1 December
The whole family go to Meindentist/Kinderdentis... and we've been so far happy with them. We take the kids to the branch in P.Berg because that was the first one they opened and the wife and I go to…
29 posts, 1 December
Hey everyone! If you guys are looking for stuff to do in the city, this page recommends some nice handpicked events, including underground parties : facebook.com/stuffinberl... And on…
21 posts, 1 December
Hey everyone! If you guys are looking for stuff to do in the city, this page recommends some nice handpicked events: facebook.com/stuffinberl... And on the website you can find all the…
14 posts, 1 December
i humbly take back what i said in an earlier post. Kokoch was right in saying wait until you get to the 5-6 grades. Now in that position and there is no way I can reccomend this school. Despite a new…
1 posts, 1 December
So wrong but so right, Elena Gabrielle hosts a night of unsanitary entertainment from the dirtiest performers from around the world. Comedy, Burlesque, Boylesque, Cabaret...nothing is too dirrty for…
24 posts, 30 November
It seems to me that the heating costs also depend upon what type of building you live in - is it old and draughty or is it a fairly modern place? You can do simple things to help prevent heat…
1 posts, 29 November
Since we are expecting a baby, we are looking for a 3 room apartment, preferably in Neukölln (but open to other areas too). If anybody knows someone planning to move out, please do PM me. Anything…
9 posts, 29 November
How many of the windos are affected. All ? That would mean that there is a general problem which probably can't be solved with readjustment. If its just one or two of them (the ones which get open…
16 posts, 29 November
Very often the best advice is where to go to get real, irrefutable answers. However, most people ignore this advice because it involves making a phone call or going and sitting in a waiting room for…
1 posts, 29 November
Hi everyone! I'm currently working on a venture revolving around the world of performance artists (street artists, bands, djs, clowns, comedians etc) and I am looking to get into contact with a…
53 posts, 28 November
I mostly agree, but as an academic working in the humanities (who is ambitious but not a corporate business type), neither Frankfurt nor Dubai have a lot to offer in terms of "global connections" for…
59 posts, 27 November
Because it was a criminal process, not a civil one. If you still want to get damage claim from this woman, you can do so, with this criminal court decision it will be very easy. But there will be…
70 posts, 24 November
Notice I've been talking about Supermarkets. As I mentioned before, other market segments might benefit a lot. Edit: At least for supermarkets it is definetely not a win/win, it is a lose/lose or…
4 posts, 24 November
Quick question. Got an anmeldung appointment tomorrow morning here in Berlin. Remembered today that we need this letter from our landlord - berlin.de/formularser... Messaged him and got him…
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