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1,609 posts, 18:51 hrs
I ticked the "nein" box and wrote: "Ich beziehe mich auf Paragraph 87 Absatz 2 Ausländergesetz, wonach von EU-Bürgern die Aufgabe der bisherigen Staatsbürgerschaft nicht verlangt wird, deren…
5 posts, 18:32 hrs
Hey, alderhill and engelchen ! Thank you both for the replies. I've asked already for the German one and mentioned the part about my non-existing employees. I agree that this artifact doesn't make…
3,237 posts, 18:28 hrs
I used to eat a lot of tofu because it is so delicious. Tofu in Trader Joe tasted so good, and the price is very reasonable. I bought tofu couple of times in Germany, and found that tofu here…
23 posts, 17:58 hrs
Yes it is. 250CDI BlueEfficiency. I´ve had it for almost 6 years. Great fun on the highway, comfortable. I like the car very much, so I am keeping it. For city driving it is a diesel, so not much…
8 posts, 17:46 hrs
Thanks for the detailed answer! In regards to the commute itself it might actually be a decent time to study for an exam within my profession (architecture licensing), so hopefully it won't drain…
22 posts, 17:36 hrs
I just got this email from not Netflix- The sender address is support <j-c-hill@sh... I don't have a Netflix account. Beware. Not that I think anyone here would be stupid enough to…
59 posts, 14:58 hrs
Did you try asking at info4alien.de? There are people there who also work in Standesämter and someone might be able to tell you what you can use instead to prove that you were legally divorced.
4 posts, 14:57 hrs
I am a former public school art and gardening teacher with an education credential from the state of California, and have worked extensively with children of all ages. English is my native language,…
18 posts, 14:04 hrs
Hi everybody. Very interesting topic. I need some help. I can't get into the salon as often as I like to because I travel a lot and my hair goes through work and styling and heat and all that .
24 posts, 14:02 hrs
Was in Sicily by this Sicily tour operator last year and now definitely would recommend it over Sardinia. It just has more to offer and everything was joyful overall. The most overwhelming part was a…
247 posts, 14:00 hrs
Friday playgroup for English-speaking parents and babies/ young kids from 10:00-12:00. All are welcome! The playgroup is located at Kidlerstraße 15 of the Himmelfahrtskirche in Sendling.
27 posts, 13:52 hrs
I like the idea that at least part of our DNA could be alien. Amino acids have been found on asteroids and on meteors, whereas both "left" and "right" hand amino acids have been seen to exist in…
7 posts, 12:58 hrs
This week we have a Toytown reservation for 7:30 pm at Manzil, Grünwalder Str 14d, 81547 München. Nearest station: Wettersteinplatz U1 and 15, 25 tram OR 54, X30 bus to Tagernseer Landstr.
8 posts, 12:36 hrs
@MLmunich did you ever make any headway with this? I am considering the same thing...there are a few parents at my daughter's Kita that have "mentioned in passing" how nice it would be to have an…
5 posts, 12:24 hrs
Same thing happened to me a few years ago. As I recall, I wound up paying the initial 6,99, then had myself cancelled from this “service” and had the phone payments blocked. It’s a good point…
1,753 posts, 11:37 hrs
It's not just a dent. It's one of the worst entries you can get. Refusal to give a Vermögensauskunft. If that entry stands, this will also find it's way to Schufa and every other rating company.
52 posts, 09:17 hrs
@notfromhere I can sympathize with you. I am an American woman going through the same thing (no fighting, mild arguments, but a dead/no-love/roommate type relationship) with a German husband and an…
2 posts, 07:49 hrs
The cheapest course is the one cofinanced by the government called Integration Kurs (1,95€/45min, up to B1 level). This school offers classes on Saturdays and Sundays: deutschinstitut.de/index...
45 posts, 02:13 hrs
Our schools do their own. Sometimes the teachers share info from year to year, but not always. A last class trip for fun is organised by the students, if there is one. The costs are kept down…
168 posts, 23:35 yesterday
usatoday.com/story/news/... "Corporate self-inspect... FAA auspices has been allowed in various forms for decades.... The rationale was that the private sector inspectors could keep tabs on…
2 posts, 17:05 yesterday
The Munich Readery used to do a book club but they are probably on FB as well. You could try calling the shop to see if you could join or if they have any recommendations, I suppose. Good luck!
10 posts, 17:05 yesterday
In the end ... you will get answers to your questions, but its hard work if you send them email questions, it often just gets ignored you have to ring them up several time, wait around on the…
12 posts, 14:40 yesterday
Thank you very much for all the answers. It is good to know that I will get the overpaid category 6 tax when I do the tax return, I think this is what I am going to do. Just for context, I…
1,057 posts, 13:34 yesterday
Like playing board games? Interested in meeting new people? We are a group of English-speaking people getting together to play board games (and games with specialized card decks). Bring your favorite…
2 posts, 12:24 yesterday
Hello Everyone, I would like to enter the following SAP certification exams from the cloud platform of SAP website. therefore I am searching the ways how to train myself online - free. And also…
220 posts, 11:23 yesterday
I agree. You only need 2 months of subscription to see the whole final series. Worth €15 in my opinion. @generalmartok just go to the sky website and look at what they have. Then decide if it is…
6 posts, 10:40 yesterday
The best quality for price is the big Xiaomi air purifier pro: m-de.gearbest.com/living... If you want to clean single room, then smaller version is enough. Also it's not that good for summer as…
10 posts, 10:36 yesterday
Get 2 different apartments from Airbnb, each for 1 month. The easiest and best option, you usually get discount when renting the whole month. But I'd course you have to book in advance.
72 posts, 10:30 yesterday
I would suggest Solln and Obersendling too, because they are close to Isar which is great on the southern side. As for other side - Grunwald, it's rather villas area, expensive and few people and few…
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