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5 posts, 20:48 yesterday
yes it's fairly standard garden sofa, it was in the flat before I moved in, so I don't know where it was bought and I couldn't find the maker's logo on it. I just need to get something similar to the…
92 posts, 14:18 yesterday
Why did they used this Jaguar E-Type Concept Car with the steering wheel on the Continent side: jaguar.co.uk/about-jagua... Did they wanted to show that the Royals are against Brexit?
2 posts, 19 May
Have you asked your school for help with this? Maybe they could sent out a letter asking if any parents own land where trees may be planted? At the end of the day, I can imagine a wood being…
443 posts, 19 May
Ask your employer to help. I have not heard of such wait times for highly qualified immigrants in Munich so something must have changed. In the past i've just gone to the special office for…
29 posts, 18 May
That's the point. It's not actually "a lot" here and certainly not in the southern states. So many of the people round you on 100, 150k plus all the perks. God knows what the source is. It's *only*…
5 posts, 18 May
Thank you for the answers. Indeed there isn't a registration for small business. I said Kleingewerbe cause I won't exceed the 17500 euro so no VAT for me in the first year. Back to my questions, I…
4 posts, 18 May
Not an absolutely direct answer to your question, but useful nonetheless, I hope: craftinvaders.co.uk/wash... I presume any traditional chemist will sell you the glycerine - and it is not…
581 posts, 18 May
Hi, I am new to Munich having relocated here in September last year. Its been hard meeting people and making friends as my work travel often gets in the way. Unfortunately I can't make next Wed…
1 posts, 17 May
I will move to Munich at end of July and I would like to join a Mietverein in Munich right now. IS this possible ? ( I still don't have an apartment in Munich). Also, do you have any suggestion on…
93 posts, 17 May
Hey Everyone, So I was looking for a Private Tutor and sent Mr. Kharazm Mottaghy a message and also had some one from Germany contact him directly but never heard back from him as of yet. I may need…
94 posts, 17 May
By going there 6 or 7 months in advance, waiting with impatient russians and the rest of the unwashed masses (including yours truly) and getting told the next available appointment to submit…
1 posts, 17 May
Hi- My husband and I would like to transfer our Fit Star gym memberships. They are good through the end of November 2018. Please let me know if you are interested. We use the Fit Star on Dachauer…
202 posts, 16 May
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…
16,325 posts, 16 May
This week we have a Toytown reservation for 7:30 pm at Sun City, Erhardtstr 15 (corner Corneliusstr), 80469 München. suncity-restaurant.de/... Nearest station Fraunhoferstr U1/2/7 and tram 17,…
22 posts, 16 May
I keep posting on these kind of boards but I don't live in Munich. Basically my advice if you are looking to start a D&D group is three fold: 1. Ask if you can put a notice in you're…
18 posts, 16 May
To anyone that showed up last Sunday to the bier garten, I apologize. I was not getting any notifications to my phone from this webpage. I would like to reschedual the meet up for this sunday but to…
3 posts, 16 May
Tell your landlord and tell your Haftpflicht insurance if you have one. The insurance will pay for damages you cause to someone else's property. If you don't have insurance tell the landlord and…
85 posts, 15 May
Wishful thinking. As a non-EU you will need to apply every time you deregister for a new permit and then in and out of the health insurance, way too many problems in the slow German system..
13 posts, 12 May
Exactly. And a fire fighter will never come alone, they always work in teams of two (so called "Trupps") for safety reasons. And when they send in two teams, one for the "Menschenrettung" (evac...
1,023 posts, 12 May
Like playing board games? Interested in meeting new people? We are a group of English-speaking people getting together to play board games (and games with specialized card decks). Bring your favorite…
8 posts, 11 May
Nah, sounds more like the cutout needs to be changed for the new range, and he simply didn't bring woodworking tools or isn't trained in doing carpenter's jobs... Hey, yeah, looks like Panda…
5 posts, 11 May
If you like the shows, "Schillerstraße" and "Whose Line Is It Anyway", then you'll absolutely love Bake This! Come enjoy English entertainment and laugh along with others as Bake This takes your…
22 posts, 11 May
Although I don't remember having posted about AirBnB wrt the BMG if you had clicked on the headers of those 3 posts from August 2016 and read them through I think you would've found I'd discussed…
6 posts, 10 May
Hello, I am Angelika, 45 years old, still youngish and young looking, cultivated, cosmopolitan, cheerful, half German/half American, mother tongue German but almost fluent in English plus very good…
50 posts, 9 May
For something like that I guess you need to know a local mechanic / garage and ask him directly if he'd be willing to do that, of course at his normal hourly rate. I know someone in Erding who…
12 posts, 9 May
Yes, I´ve been to dermatologist when I was not in Germany and they told me that is AGA. I´m following some topical treatments but since I am here it seems that the situation is becoming worst. I…
4 posts, 9 May
There are several running groups in Munich - I train with Adidas Runners, which meets 2-4 times/week for runs or strength workouts. You can find them through Facebook (Adidas Runners Munich) - they…
7 posts, 9 May
This is actually the most important info regarding unskilled positions. Make sure you clearly state on all job applications that you have the right to work here. You might even want to include a copy…
15 posts, 9 May
Hi All, Some questions. We are a married couple and want to file tax together. I am using www.steuergo.de Its really helpful because its in English and gives tips and references from exact…
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