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6 posts, 12:28 yesterday
Right. Anyone can dish out the goods and prepare them here, that's not hard to access. People on my integration course were doing that after a couple of months. The small local bakeries round my way…
2 posts, 24 September
I could be wrong on this, but only slightly, i believe. DHL is a daughter firm from the Deutsche Post. DHL do packages and DP do letters, such as what you sent. They basically act the same, but you…
2 posts, 23 September
Hey Matt. Sorry I'm a few months late but I've just moved to Hamburg and I'm desperately looking for a climbing partner. I sport climb (though would love to try trad at some point) and have all my…
1 posts, 18 September
has anyone recently finished an Integrationskurze, or still doing one? Id be super happy to know of any recommendations for a decent school to attend. a nice stress free relaxed atmosphere is…
2 posts, 15 September
The two cities are not comparable. Lüneburg is a much smaller city. Hamburg is the second largest city of Germany with a huge expat population, and of course much better if you are looking to…
65 posts, 12 September
I've seen some places do single scoop in the icky foam cone, but 2 or more in the crunchy cone. Not sure for your situation though, and I agree those foam cones are no good, I'd rather go for the cup
1 posts, 7 September
hi everyone i recently moved to ellearu just north of hamburg and was wondering wheres the best place to meet expats and watch football i literary need to get a life outside of work thanks in…
3 posts, 7 September
hi i'd be interested in playing darts if you're still thinking about joining the league i've just moved to ellaru from newcastle so looking for things to do in my spare time
15 posts, 2 September
Hey everyone, anyone know a private german teacher who can help me prepare for the C2 exam? I am currently C1 and because of work schedule can really only fit in private lessons. I already…
21 posts, 30 August
He should take whatever related paperwork he can gather together and go and visit the Jugendamt ASAP (bearing in mind most public offices in Germany do close for the weekend to the public around…
3 posts, 28 August
Theoretically, you are right, but since her Father has posted, you can imagine how well it would go down if Papa said "end this relationship", can't you? I actually think the lad needs to pull…
19 posts, 27 August
The best value for small sums is the stamp machine. 100% conversion. You can also choose the value of the stamp, it's not like you even have to go full on 70 cents. You can have 10 cents if you want.
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