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16 posts, 22:29 yesterday
Thank you for joining me on today's hike up Fockenstein. There won't be a day-hike on Sunday 18.Sep.2016 as the regular hikers are away on an overnight hike up Zugspitze.
4 posts, 20:47 yesterday
Some people have nothing better to do than be a smart arse.. Ill try and be helpful.. Jump on the Salzburg meridian train from ostbahnhoff to one of the Chiemsee stops. 50 mins. Many mountain…
22 posts, 11:38 yesterday
We're not shackled to Thursdays; Tuesdays would also be an option - 18th or 25th October. There's no getting away from us! MunichMom, thanks for the reminder, and go ahead and plug your book sale…
626 posts, 24 September
Next Girly Cocktail Night will be Tuesday 27th September 7pm at Pequeno Lehel, Gewürzmühlstraße 3, 80538 München - be careful as they have one in Haidhausen too! pequeno-muenchen.de/...
16 posts, 24 September
Hi all, My Nokia Lumia 720 has this problem that the "slide down to power off" appears on its own and it is very annoying. I searched online for a fix. There are lots of complaints of similar…
1,956 posts, 23 September
Hi Jon, these hikes are not really suitable for animals or children, I'm afraid, for various reasons. One particular regular is also terrified of dogs due to a traumatic childhood experience.
4 posts, 23 September
There is a mobile caravan repair service south of Munich. The text on the side of the van states they come to you and repair on site. They are closed now but open 8am to noon tomorrow.
4 posts, 23 September
My Master's track was in IT-security while my Bachelor's was in Computer Science. I have worked in both fields (software development being a must in IT-security). I'm working on the cover letter…
6,712 posts, 22 September
Hi All, back to an old favorite this week. We will probably be able to sit outside some of the time, so we have chosen one of our indoor/outdoor venues. So I've booked all the tall tables and some of…
21 posts, 22 September
I've been looking after two boys aged 3&5 on Thursday afternoon for 18 months but due to a change in my schedule I am unable to continue. If anyone is interested, the family are looking for a…
1 posts, 22 September
Our Munich cub scout pack is looking for boys in grades 1-5 to join our pack and would like to invite any interested families to our annual fall campout. Please see the link for more information and…
4 posts, 22 September
I have been unable to get a response from Benchmark and Huntcrest are not available until next month. So I was hoping to find someone else. Otherwise, I'll keep chasing Huntcrest to confirm a time to…
4 posts, 22 September
Dear TT users, I'd like to play Table Tennis on the week ends or possibly on some working days in the evening. Is anybody aware of any places where tables can be booked?I tried google, however…
920 posts, 22 September
OK I actually live here now so keen to get this going! How about a week night meet up for a couple of pints (can I say that here?) and a couple of rounds of something? I would find it hard to…
1 posts, 21 September
Hi Everyone, it's almost time again for our giant annual Munich English Book Sale for charity. We've been busy collecting donations of English-language books and DVDs, and our storage room is…
13 posts, 21 September
My Kindergarten in Ramersdorf-Perlach has openings available for 2 to 3-year-old girls The available places are for 2 to 3-year-old girls, ideally English-speaking. What is My Kindergarten?…
15,731 posts, 21 September
This week we will be at Safran, SteinStr 79, Munich at the usual time of 19:30 on Wednesday 21st September. restaurant-safran-münch... Please copy and paste your name on the list below. 1.
1 posts, 21 September
The Munich Impro Center (MIC) presents the first KickStart for Beginners Improv Workshop with Jodi Pfleghar. Sept. 24, 2016 from 10:00am - 4:00pm (1 hour lunch break) Elizabethplatz 4…
541 posts, 20 September
What: Walk along the Isar and then lunch When: Wednesday, Sept 14th at 10:30am Where: Outside Cafe Wassermann, by the Fraunhoferstr U-Bahn station elevator 1. Lydia 2. Renhui (walk only)…
5 posts, 20 September
I realize it's now too late for the OP, but here are two pieces of advice that might help folks in the future: 1) When in doubt, pack extra food just in case - unless/until the teachers tell you…
10 posts, 19 September
@Henrein: in Germany you can also do an exam with automatic gear. Perhaps you should search for such Fahrerschule. During the exam you must look right to left, left to right, look in all mirrors,…
12 posts, 19 September
UPDATE: Please be in touch by PM if you are interested, further correspondence is undertaken by email for documentation reasons. Ochsenbraterei tent €339.40 voucher costs for this…
13 posts, 19 September
Dear Parents, My name is Veronica and have recently moved to Munich from London (England). If families wish for a native english speaker to take care and play with their beloved children, please…
1 posts, 19 September
A free table for 10 persons is available at Kafer, on 20th Sept, Tuesday from 15:30 to 18:30 hours. The total cost of the voucher is 400€ and can be used for food and drinks menu at the tent. PM…
23 posts, 18 September
HI 2B, Peter, Robinson, Emkey, I am realy thankful to everyone for sorting out the issue.I am realy pleased with more explanations by everyone I have ordered the part 268699 from amazon and…
119 posts, 18 September
Friday playgroup for English-speaking parents and young kids from 10:30-12:30. All are welcome! The playgroup is located at Oberländerstr. 36 in one of the buildings (Vorderhaus) of the…
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