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31 posts, 01:18 hrs
Sonne, See. Schaum tour   Meetup: Sunday, 09:30 AM Marienplatz. Downstairs in the station, by the ticket office.   Tickets: Everybody needs to buy a bike ticket for the MVV Network €2,60. I shall…
260 posts, 22:50 yesterday
Correction to the previous post: Next game is on Sunday, July 5th, at 2:00 pm at location 2. That's near Hirschau Biergarten, and is our regular Sunday spot.   Please bring both a light and a dark…
27 posts, 22:22 yesterday
Hinterriss (960m) - Karwendelhaus (1765 m)   BOB train to Lenggries and then Bus 9569 to "Einstieg Johannestal" where we start the hike (09:00), via Johannistal and through "Kleinen Ahornboden", to…
503 posts, 19:58 yesterday
I went ahead and made the reservation as there have been quite a few responses already.  Reservation name Toytown.   If you cannot come for whatever reason, please note it here so that late comers…
2 posts, 15:45 yesterday
Beer pong will be back again next Thursday. The following week (Thursday the 16th) we take a break from it for some live music but it will be beer pong as usual again from Thursday the 23rd on.  …
12 posts, 14:51 yesterday
This week we are at the Ganesha which is on Rosenheimerstrasse at the usual time of 7:30 pm.   Please sign up here   1. enview +2 4. PMR + 1 6. bettina (maybe) 7. servusBreak (if it's not too late to…
1 posts, 14:43 yesterday
S P I R I T - CYCLING   Cycling is a way to move your body and stay fit. Mindfulness is a way to notice that your body moves – and your mind.   In “Spirit-Cycling” we will both move to increasing…
213 posts, 12:57 yesterday
Praxis Dr Grassl this is a large practice (about 15 doctors) in the Obersendling (U3) area of town and while I speak German with the receptionists the doctors always speak good English.    
24 posts, 11:01 yesterday
Sueddeutsche Zeitung is likely to be that newspaper. But even with that, there is a trick in being ahead of the house-hunting crowd. You got to find ways of getting the edition which has immobilien…
10 posts, 09:32 yesterday
Although they are not wild, it is pretty cool that a herd of sheep wander through the Englisch Garten here in Munich keeping things neat and tidy. Spotted them this morning just by the Ampitheatre.
18 posts, 05:43 yesterday
If you had read my contribution correctly then you may have grasped what I was trying to bring over. It does not say here if the apartment is let furnished or unfurnished. If furnished then the 15%…
37 posts, 01:28 yesterday
hey munich families!   my name is becca, im 23 and from canada. i began my adventure in germany as an au pair back in 2010, and eventually moved on to kindergarten teaching. i've just come back from…
2 posts, 00:29 yesterday
Hi Elena, I will go to the lake with the U2 direkt and then 2 km with my foldable bike with everything I need in my basket. If you would like to join me send me your Tel. nr. to 0162-4653662.   Hope…
849 posts, 3 July
How about another games meetup? --- The games group is a group of English-speaking people getting together to play board games (either with a specialized playing board or a specialized card deck).
19 posts, 3 July
Sorry I missed your meetup. Apparently I should have re-registered for the automatic notifications :-(   I'll pencil in Tuesday July 28 for our next meetup. It'll be great to see everyone again…
3 posts, 3 July
Hello swelter-nistas! It's the famous Hofbräukeller ... on Friday! Hooray!  It's at Wienerplatz in Haidausen. People tend to start arriving at 6 - 6.30pm. Cocktails are available from the Cocktail…
309 posts, 3 July
What: Walk in Englischer Garten, then possibly sit down at a cafe When: Wednesday, July 8th at 10:30am Where: Giselastraße U-bahn station entrance, by the Häagen-Dazs (Leopoldstraße 19) 1. Lydia 2.
2,302 posts, 3 July
NEXT BADMINTON TUESDAY 07.07.2015 19:30-21:30 The closing time for reservations is the Sunday Midnight. Booking: Please sign up below. Please note that all names down at the deadline are committed…
8 posts, 3 July
Vetch is in the pea family, and those flowers don't look right. It also has pinnate compound leaflets, which this stuff does not. I'll send a link to a friend who is more botanically-oriented than…
3 posts, 3 July
Hello Everyone,   I am living in Traunstein at the moment, have been here for four months and cannot find a job!! So I've broadened my search to Munich and quickly found some options. What I am…
4 posts, 3 July
Team,   Count me in!   how bout meeting up later tomorrow and playing in Englisher Garten or Westpark?   I will see how we can buy a volleyball and practice without net before going to the nets! What…
56 posts, 2 July
A playgroup for English-speaking parents and young kids. All are welcome!  Please note: The playgroup takes place every Friday from 10:00-12:00 noon.  On sunny days, we will be in the garden at the…
322 posts, 2 July
Watch out if you book a hotel room in the US. You think you pay $99 per night, because the outdoor sign said so? No way José, they add sales tax, city tax, state tax and even bed tax, whatever that…
11 posts, 2 July
If you can live with your neighbors, and discuss this, why not try the civil approach. Bring a bottle of wine and sit down and talk with them.   On the other hand, if you have neighbors like I do,…
20 posts, 2 July
You can get your license back if you ask for it, after a waiting period. BUT, it is easier when you return to the US to just go back to the RMV in your state and get another license (provided yours…
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