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6 posts, 18:20 hrs
Hello Boys and Girls, this week we are going to a new place for the first time. Schutzengarten is on Zielstattstraße 6 There is a 53 and a 134 bus stop nearby, the S7 (MitterSendling) is also right…
38 posts, 17:52 hrs
We can squeeze in two more, no problem! :-)   Twelve is now the absolute max though. Sunday promises to be a lovely hot sunny day, so trains and restaurants will be quite busy with limited space.  …
44 posts, 16:56 hrs
Just a little update on the Munich microbrewery situation from my side   The Bier Laboratorium has become Giesinger - and Unionsbräu is now closed, but is set to reopen next week under Igor Divjak.
16 posts, 16:51 hrs
Five Lake Ammersee Ride   Meetup: Sunday 30th August, 9:30 a.m., Marienplatz S-Bahn station (first level below ground)   Bring: sunscreen, sunglasses, water, raingear, money, bike (with both brakes…
14 posts, 16:00 hrs
Hello all, Should we try to get this up and running again from September 2015 onwards? I'd love to. There is also a recent thread on the subject: toytowngermany.com/forum... Cheers, Liz
3 posts, 15:58 hrs
Hi there,    I am looking for people who would meet up regularly for the purpose of writing their book. For a long time I have my storyline, I just cannot bring myself to sit down regularly and write…
1 posts, 14:55 hrs
Hi all,    We are seeking new player to try out the Irish national sport of Gaelic football! It is kind of like a mix of soccer, basketball, handball and rugby. We have a club in Munich, made up not…
2,423 posts, 09:38 hrs
Posted 18 hours ago · Report post NEXT BADMINTON TUESDAY 01.09.2015 19:30-21:30 The closing time for reservations is the Sunday Midnight. Booking: Please sign up below. Please note that all names…
46 posts, 08:52 hrs
Hi,   We are living in Munich Daglfing (S8 direction airport, 12 min. from Marienplatz) and are looking for someone to help us with the household (cleaning, cooking, shopping) and the children (2…
6 posts, 20:33 yesterday
Well, I feel like an ass but it doesn't look like I'll make it tonight. Got caught up with something this evening. Hope some made it out though. I'd like to see this meet up revived for newcomers to…
2 posts, 16:56 yesterday
Hi everyone!    My name is Ally, I am 19 years old, from Canada. I am living in Munich with a work and travel visa this year! I love Munich very much, but I find it hard to meet new people with the…
60 posts, 12:40 yesterday
I'm linking to the Kindle edition. The book may be available in the Munich public library system--if anyone checks and can share that information, that would be great!   Go Set A Watchman by Harper…
123 posts, 12:18 yesterday
Yoohoo, Miss Alicia!     I have sent you a PM with the payment request.   While we are at it: I don't have a cell phone number for everybody. If I have to contact you in a hurry that's still the…
1 posts, 26 August
Like the title, I'm looking for a friend to chill, hangout, do stuff. And also potentially a travel buddy, backpackers!  I'm a Chinese Canadian Masters student here, worked my ass off last year,…
1 posts, 26 August
Hi all,   My Australian friend is looking for 1st and 2nd grade books for his children. Reading and math mainly. Does anybody have some used ones that I could buy ? I general where one buys the…
22 posts, 26 August
So let the lady make a fuss of the 1st birthday - it's also a celebration that a lot of anxiety is over, as infant mortality is the highest within the first year. She's gotten good advice and…
5 posts, 26 August
you are right, I shouldn't say always, especially price-wise it's difficult I assume. I never wanted diamonds (thanks to a geology class) so it wasn't easy to find something you can buy in a store.
34 posts, 26 August
Dear Familys, My name is Manuela Hamori. I am a 26 years old Hungarian girl. I lived 4 years in England. I did really enjoy but Ii made my decision time to move to Germany. I speak fluently English…
344 posts, 25 August
What: Walk along the Isar, then possibly sit down at a cafe When: Wednesday, August 26th at 10:30am Where: Outside cafe Wassermann, by the Fraunhoferstr U-Bahn station elevator   1. Lydia 2. Renhui…
24 posts, 25 August
There is only one more bed available. First come, first served. ;-)   Meilerhütte Overnight Trip (1700 hm + 400 hm) München ZOB (Arnulfstraße 21) at 7:10am on Saturday 05.September.2015.   01)…
14 posts, 25 August
I've tried the Clever Fit chain before (they have one in Mannheim where I used to live which is quite nice). However keep in mind that they're all individually owned, so even though they have quite a…
1 posts, 25 August
Hi,   I'm looking for some new friend to go bouldering with. I'm a bit more than a beginner and would enjoy using this opportunity to practice a foreign language (Eng or German) with native…
5 posts, 25 August
Hello,  I bought a full table for the Oktoberfest of 10 seats but I don't need all of the seats. Let me know if you'd like to buy a seat. I'm waiting for a few people to respond it I have 4 available…
109 posts, 25 August
Hi Rohit yes, Sunday squash is still going, we did move away from the online form though into a whatsapp group. If you send your smartphone number, we can add you.   cheers Petra
10 posts, 25 August
Hi there! Okay, shall we just say the weekend of 19th/20th of September? Please let me know if Saturday or Sunday would be better for you. I think it would be good to have some time on our hands,…
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