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91 posts, 21:52 hrs
In the same vein, more breathless hyperbole from ExBerliner's food critic "Jane Silver" exberliner.com/food/from... I have been underwhelmed by Bahadur, Agni, Chutnify; rather liked Swadesh;…
18 posts, 20:39 hrs
Not entirely correct. If you were referred by doctor A to doctor B, doctor A will always get a report. Plus you can ask any specialist to send a report to the doctor of your choice.
3 posts, 20:38 hrs
Hi Dinner junkies, the forecast for tomorrow evening is not great, so I have booked a table at 19:30 at: Taverna Paros, Kirchenstraße 27,München-Haidhausen paros-muenchen.de/... Please…
686 posts, 19:11 hrs
Blimey! ( Yes, I know the origin of the word!). Just closed the good eye and peered down with the " bad eye." NO red gas there... NONE!!! This had made my weekend, month, year... whatever. I am…
356 posts, 18:51 hrs
Yeah I thought I would be receiving more because the Notar still has more work to do, but my step father thought otherwise. Invoice 1: KV 21200 beurkundungsverfahren §§ 97, 53: 800€ Invoice…
333 posts, 12:26 hrs
Bit of a thunderstorm this evening. We got back home just in time from a day on Nordstrand (visiting friends on vacation there) & drive back down the A23 towards a leaden black sky. When storm…
17 posts, 12:11 hrs
@HH_Sailor i've lived in it for over seven years so there's no capital gains to pay Think the limit is three years if its owner occupied and ten if its rented. I also don't have a tax consultant as…
5 posts, 09:42 hrs
Hey @Rushrush I saw your message. I emailed them, explained my situation, and asked for a quote, but I thought it was way too high so I never followed up on it. They wanted 750,00 € for an initial…
4,312 posts, 09:22 hrs
This is news for you? In case you didn't know FDA has stated that it will not release the preliminary test documents to the public until 75 years later, which would be in 2095. A court order…
5 posts, 20:00 yesterday
Thank you for replies everyone. Clarified with Bürgeramt in Munich and they agreed that if it's a short-term thing (less than roughly 3 months) then it's okay, no need to register here.
26 posts, 17:25 yesterday
I feel more certain about my long term future in Germany that I did in the UK, now that I'm over 50. But you do need to make sure your skills don't become out of date. I've been there before when I…
155 posts, 11:47 yesterday
Again: the key numbers you should look at are 1) how much you feed into the grid each day, not on average, and 2) how much you draw from the grid each day, not on average. In fact, for each day…
3 posts, 11:38 yesterday
Also not a lawyer, but he/she was employed by the business, and it was the business was that demanded unreasonable things. When a business is sold, the entire business including its liabilities is…
9 posts, 08:24 yesterday
I also did just this when moving here from the UK. It was from a company renting fully furnished appartments and although it would have been possible to make an appointment to see the place…
18 posts, 17 August
Sorry guys but I think Fertighäuser being faster is a myth. What took time in our case was not building the walls etc. Was waiting for all the various Handwerker (electricians, plumbers, doors,…
6 posts, 17 August
This week we have a Toytown reservation for 7:30 pm at Sitar, Robert-Koch-Str 4 (corner Tattenbachstr) 80538 München. Nearest station: U4,5 Lehel and 16 Tram. Weather permitting we will sit…
6 posts, 17 August
Hi there, Brexit is in full swing, and On the Global Blue website it clearly states that UK citizens can buy tax free in Germany... My cousin is visiting soon and wanted to know how it all…
14 posts, 17 August
It all depends on when you will be going, and of coarse which site you will be visiting. The last two weeks of the bavarian school holidays are pretty relaxed as only Bavaria and Baden Würrtemberg…
4 posts, 16 August
Not seen them in the supermarkets, amazon has a wide selection though. A google search for einweg backform aluminium also seems to show up lots of other shops with simialr things that might be what…
2 posts, 16 August
Edit: just realized that you bought not rented, than same as below but talk to the previous owner. If the utilities (water heat ) are included in the NK than it's the landlords responsibility to…
10 posts, 16 August
Sorry to hear about the child. Hope he's got someone he is able to speak with about all the stuff going through his mind. Haven't come across Creepypasta yet, but if that's doing the pre-teen…
3 posts, 16 August
Over the summer there has been a group of 10 or so of what I can only describe as micro racing cars driving through the streets of the Au and I'm sure elsewhere in Munich. I noticed them regularly on…
2,986 posts, 16 August
Most owners charge at night or during off-peak hours during the day. There is a lot of wasted energy during off-peak hours. As an example, Portugal produces almost 3x more than it consumes.
90 posts, 16 August
I don't want to shout "CORRUPTION", but if you look earlier in this thread you'll see links to ADAC etc rescue flights increasing over the years and the city declaring it a success, thus increasing…
18 posts, 16 August
Recyclinghof, if you please😉 There is a place near me that does Ersatzbrennstoff/replace... fuel, or "Restmuell" = Other Rubbish. Includes a lot of waste food and has a distinctive odor😕
2,051 posts, 15 August
Karl Senne (87) - ran the "Aktuellen Sportstudio" in ZDF for many years. One of the few to include the sport of gliding in his presentations. His daughter-in-law Katherine Senne holds a…
330 posts, 15 August
Awful hot weather this week, next week is the last full week of Nein-Euro travel, and there are lots of places I still want to visit. But being out on the train and in the weather all day is…
1 posts, 14 August
Hey everyone, I am a student here who receives a monthly BAföG allowance. Recipients of such are allowed to hold assets of up to a value of 15.000€. I thought about opening a business and…
3 posts, 14 August
It´s a few years ago now, but when I changed my name after getting married, I had to present my marriage certificate everywhere. Thus, I would assume that you will have to present your…
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