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2 posts, 12:40 hrs
Hi everybody. I am currently looking for some people who like basketball and wanna combine evening activity with best sport ever I am a 29 yo italian guy, i played basketball for few years…
17 posts, 09:03 hrs
You can easily find a cheaper rental if you are willing to do a 2 hour commute. I am less than 2 hours away in Chiemgau and live in a wonderful little town near the Chiemsee and within sight of the…
56 posts, 08:08 hrs
There are still some places available for two daytrip runs/hashes. More information below: BNH Part b - Saturday July 15th, Landshut Hochzeitfest, Landshut -> Start time: 12:30 (Fest takes…
14 posts, 21:44 yesterday
Haven't read all the answers yet so maybe you can't do this, but as I have transported kayaks often this way and I would agree that it will be hard to find a rack that will definitely fit a rental…
2 posts, 21:26 yesterday
I can't recommend any campgrounds. However, you do have 2 options: Most huts allow you to pitch a tent just outside the hut if the hut is full (say on the grass a few meters away). I'm not sure if…
2 posts, 21:00 yesterday
Could anybody recommend a wedding photographer for a Munich wedding? We do not have any specific needs other than somebody who does a good, professional job; speaks at least some English; and isn't…
4 posts, 20:15 yesterday
Hi there, I am a solicitor qualified in England and Wales and regulated by the SRA. I work between the UK and Germany. I can provide the independent legal advice you require but it may too late?…
6 posts, 16:27 yesterday
We used overnightprints.de. For 100 double-sided postcards, one side glossy, cost in total 22 Euro plus delivery, and was delivered 5 days after payment was received. That was in 2011.
5 posts, 14:34 yesterday
Hi GringoDeutsch, Me and my friend meet up on an almost weekly basis to play chess and are currently looking for people to play with us. I can PM you the time and location of our next meetup if…
2 posts, 11:52 yesterday
This week we have a Toytown reservation for 7:30 pm at Satluj, Wörthstr 9, 81667 München. Nearest station Ostbahnhof U5 and all S-Bahn´s OR Max-Weber-Platz U4, U5 OR 19, 15, 25 tram stop Wörthstr.
32 posts, 11:35 yesterday
Sorry about that, Troubie! Have a good month and I hope the dropout is due to something nicer than just stress... Seems to be a tricky time. Andrea is a tentative now too: 1) crusoe 2)…
1 posts, 08:03 yesterday
I am taking the DSH test in 3 weeks as I am applying to LMU. I have lived in Munich for six years already and I need some help preparing for the exam. There are no classes offered for this exam, so I…
11 posts, 25 June
Thanks a lot for organizing, @nomis! Despite the rainy weather, I enjoyed the day in the mountains with a nice group. As a nice bonus: lots of salamanders to watch (: Some photos
2 posts, 25 June
I hope it is not too late, but probably the best would be to go to kvr and ask for an appointment and they will give you a list of all the papers you need. Usually you need proof of income, the…
4 posts, 24 June
Of all organisations in Germany, excepting the employers associations, the two that are more familiar than any others with the use of code words in Zeugnisse are probably the Industriekammer and the…
27 posts, 22 June
Thanks for the links. Distance and elevation gain I can average daily max say 120km and 1500m. Wish I could do more but I live in Hamburg, no chance to train for climbing (used to be good when I…
2,177 posts, 22 June
The hike this Sunday begins and ends in Kochel, right at the foot of the mountains, near two big lakes. Route Kochel (600m) - Sonnenspitz (1280m) - Jocheralm (1380m) - Kesselberg (850m) - Kochel…
157 posts, 21 June
Friday playgroup for English-speaking parents and young kids from 10:30-12:30. All are welcome! The playgroup is located at Kidlerstraße 15 of the Himmelfahrtskirche in Sendling. Walk through the…
6,829 posts, 21 June
Hello smashing pumpkins!  On Friday we're in a beergarden of Tollwood Summer Festival in Olympiapark. Tollwood has interesting music, ethnical food, things to buy and things to watch. And it's free…
16,053 posts, 21 June
This week we have a Toytown reservation for 7:30 pm at Manzil, Grünwalderstr 14d, 81547 München. If the weather plays along we will be outside on the terrace. manzil-muenche... Nearest station…
126 posts, 21 June
I'm using widely-available sources on the internet explaining its use as well as right-wing sites I won't refer or link to unless absolutely necessary. It's evidently been diluted as it rises from…
3 posts, 21 June
Hi All, I'm new to Munich (less than a month) but while I'm doing my job searching and jumping through all the hoops to finalize paperwork and driving licenses I'm pretty much free throughout the…
383 posts, 21 June
Hi all It is time for our Munich Blind Wine Tasting event. When : Wednesday 21st June Time : 6.30pm Venue : Laim If you can make this date please PM for further details. Look forward to…
34 posts, 20 June
So... To add to the thread.. Just had my anual Leccy bill... based on last years usage... This year I have a credit of 196€ Not bad for a 1000€ investment! I may just add another 2 or…
2 posts, 20 June
Join us in dancing to klezmer music for a joyous and open Germany. Sunday, 16.7.2017 at Max-Joseph-Platz (across from the Opera). Wear something fun, something telling the world who you are and why…
33 posts, 20 June
No FB group, too many people there and I would prefer just a group of 5 people max as it's easier to organize. I was hoping to reach this 5 people goal in order to organize trips in the mountains.
3 posts, 18 June
Hello everybody, I will be visiting Munich in September 2017 and wanted to check out the Oktoberfest. I will only be there on the 20-21st as well as 24-25th. And I will be in Prague between 21st…
948 posts, 18 June
Yep thanks Jennifer3. I remember EdBob explaining that FB scores because it is world-wide, but because you have to become a member to 'see' inside it, the information 'inside' doesn't come up in an…
8 posts, 18 June
There are plenty Irish around. Try this one dif-bayern.de/... They organise the Paddy's Day Parade, and other things and outings. A good start. Hang out at the irish pubs, Kennedy's for…
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The Local Germany
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North German state weighs up introducing unconditional basic income

Schleswig-Holstein’s new state government is considering a project to bring in an unconditional basic income. But the plans aren’t quite as advanced as some media outlets suggest.

‘I found it horrible myself’: Berlin U-Bahn kicker admits guilt

‘I found it horrible myself’: Berlin U-Bahn kicker admits guilt

The man who was caught on camera kicking a woman down the stairs of a Berlin U-Bahn station admitted his guilt in court on Monday.

Lightning set to strike Wednesday, from Hamburg right down to Munich

Lightning set to strike Wednesday, from Hamburg right down to Munich

Brace yourselves, because Germany is in for a particularly stormy and blustery week.

Berlin police fired from G20 preparations over ‘public sex and urinating on fences’

Berlin police fired from G20 preparations over ‘public sex and urinating on fences’

Hamburg police have sent home several hundred Berlin police officers due to serious misconduct during preparations for the G20 summit being held in the port city next month.

Teacher wins €7,000 compensation after rejection for wearing headscarf

Teacher wins €7,000 compensation after rejection for wearing headscarf

The state of Berlin has been ordered to pay a Muslim teacher €6,900 after it rejected her job application on the grounds that she wore a head scarf.

Grandson arrested for brutal murder of millionaire pensioner couple

Grandson arrested for brutal murder of millionaire pensioner couple

Police on Monday arrested a 25-year-old man who they say murdered his wealthy grandparents because he feared they would cut him out of their estate.