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Any good bike shops for second hand bikes? I dont want to pay the earth, but would like a functional and relative lightweight bike to get around town , c.200-250 euros. Noticed this thread was a…
10 posts, 23:16 yesterday
Hi JoeJosefJoey. I occassionally write stuff but too scared to show it to anyone yet! U mind if I send you a draft of something i've been working on tol? Im hook atappy to return the favor.
4 posts, 20:32 yesterday
This week we have a Toytown reservation for 7:30 pm at Satluj, Wörthstr 9, München 81667 satluj-restaurant.de/1/m... Nearest station Ostbahnhof U5 and all S-Bahn´s plus lots of buses. OR…
138 posts, 17:23 yesterday
In UK I had it with clements worldwide. I will check if they can provide in Germany also. Will check directline also as they were one of the popular ones in UK. In UK everything was simple, be it…
244 posts, 13:51 yesterday
Hello Ladies, I have been in Munich for a little over a year and I would love the opportunity to be a part of this group. Please do count me in. The weather seems to be getting into Spring mode…
1 posts, 12:37 yesterday
John O'Donnell will lead this session, introducing different techniques you can use to develop characters. From accents to posture and voice, you'll learn many tricks to give your scenes that extra…
136 posts, 19 February
Hi all, We offer cleaning service for private use, apartments and houses. One-time or regular cleaning. We are jojo and Mirela 23 and 29 years old , with 3 years experience and reference in…
29 posts, 19 February
And we will try our luck again. Watch the main hiking thread for updates regarding 2017’s four overnight hikes: 1) Tutzinger Hütte from Sat 03/06 to Sun 04/06 2) Karwendelhaus from Sat 08/07…
19 posts, 19 February
The cross-country skiing season seems to get shorter and shorter every winter so our regular hiking trips will resume in April 2017. There will be four overnight hikes in 2017 and you might want…
2 posts, 19 February
Lecture: Counteracting terrorism - the global reach of prayer March 19th 2017 at 3:00pm at Zweite Kirche Christi, Wissenschafter, Untere Feldstr. 1, 81675 München The Higher Law for…
17 posts, 19 February
There is actually, I have to drop out myself because I'm sick! I hope someone will be able to turn up on time to make sure my good name (Cory) on OpenTable is preserved? 1) Nadii 2) food mom…
11 posts, 19 February
Hi there, We are an English speaking family with two children. Our daughter is four and our son is seven. We are looking for somebody for 2-3 hours a day five days a week. Our daughter needs to…
60 posts, 19 February
Are there any new favorite Sunday brunch buffet places to recommend. Only buffets, please, and in the north of Munich. Need to book for about 10 people. Arts and Boards do a really good one but…
4 posts, 18 February
Hi, is there anyone interesting to join a young formed percussion group? Nor experience neither instruments (at beginning) are needed. We playing Maracatu Brazilian Music style and other percussion…
9 posts, 17 February
I just checked out the fish options on Bofrost.de. I couldn't find the origin of the fish (Ursprung). It said there is more information from the package when you order so I put one in my shopping…
6,763 posts, 17 February
Hello Lovers, This week we're back at Huiras right at Laimerplatz U-Bahn. Just 8 mins from the Hauptbahnhof! Huiras has fine wines, Cocktails 4.90, Augustiner 3.30. Lots of salads, Tex-Mex,…
7 posts, 17 February
It is actually good to see that things work nicely in other places. Here in Berlin you have to wait like 6 to 8 weeks for the next free appointment. Good it all works out for you.
603 posts, 16 February
Sorry for the late reply - yes, we're still going, just look for the weekly signup list. A lot of people come who don't sign up, so it might not look very active, but as long as it's not cancelled,…
15,908 posts, 16 February
I'd like to thank ex-essex for organizing and also say that Mataji´s Kitchen was excellent from service to food to preparing special orders and a wonderful gratis dessert which wasn't the usual mango…
1 posts, 16 February
Hello We are searching for a childcare for a soon to be five year old in the Bonner Platz/Münchner Freiheit area. Does anyone have any recommendations? Many thanks Erika
138 posts, 16 February
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…
24 posts, 15 February
He has a job. He worked in the UK for a year, returned to India and has been working there for the last two years. I think he's hoping to get a qualification that will get him a good job outside…
1 posts, 14 February
Join us in standing up for equality, openness and inclusion! This week we have a unique opportunity to send our message to our elected officials as Vice-President Pence, Senators McCain and…
3 posts, 14 February
Will be there with some friends! I am baking some goodies for the bake sale as well! Drinks, chocolate peanut-butter treats and raising money for the fight! Cannot think of a better way to spend my…
3 posts, 14 February
Thank you for pointing me to those. I actually found the first thread and skimmed through it. It seemed to be talking about mostly "what a Waldkindergarten" is, which I already read plenty. I'm…
60 posts, 14 February
We were to Opeth (and Sahg, they are cool) last autumn in Theaterfabrik. Loved to see Mikael performing live. Is it just a random location or is Theaterfabrik supposed to host this kind of…
3 posts, 13 February
Dear Parents, My name is Jennifer and I have been living in Munich for one year now. English is my first language, however I also speak Mandarin and will begin my German studies. I have taught…
1 posts, 13 February
Monthly meeting in Munich The Association of American University and Professional Women (AAUPW) is a private organization based in Munich for American and other English-speaking women graduates…
13 posts, 13 February
A litttle cautionary tale about bed-bugs and why no, you *really* need to call an exterminator ASAP... Last Easter I took a little five day trip to Edinburgh and stayed at what I thought would be…
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