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7 posts, 17:29 yesterday
Thanks for all the answers. I bought a bunch of silly books this week, and they arrived with no problems, and I hoped that was a good sign regarding other (more important for me!) packages.
5 posts, 3 July
Hello,   I'm a really keen tennis player and I'd love to play with any of you guys. I've only moved to Berlin last week, so I'm not overly familiar with the area at all. I'm living in Neukolln so I…
22 posts, 3 July
thanks guys...I went to the police, they did not accept stalking complaint, as it has not been going on for months, but he has been put on a criminal list for taking my stuff... I have changed my…
89 posts, 2 July
So tonight we will meet at the Brachvogel Biergarten & Minigolf, Kreuzburg. 5 mins walk away from Hallesches Tor on the U6 and U12, or around the same from Prinzenstraße. Buses 248 and M41 stop…
3 posts, 2 July
Been every year for the last 5 years, and youre right - not the best selection this year when you compare it to Ali Campbell, Tom Jones last year, Joe Cocker Simple Minds, Billy Idol, One of the Gibb…
5 posts, 2 July
...or dragon stout for that matter!   Is there anywhere in berlin I can buy it or on the internets to order?   In dire need of the sweetness and the rushed getting-drunk-too-quick feel...
8 posts, 2 July
Sorry to have to smile here, Michail! I notice you are both American and Greek! I´m in Greece ( loving it!) and I can tell you:it´s your worst nightmare here..not only do they talk on their mobile…
4 posts, 1 July
Okie, I got an update from Book N Drive that Auto was not towed away and someone from CityFlitzer parked it at other place. So now I have to wait for the fine for Wrong Parking. Thanks sarabyrd for…
197 posts, 1 July
Our next meeting will be on Tuesday, 14th July, at 7:30pm. We will discuss "To Rise Again at a Decent Hour" by Joshua Ferris. As usual, we will meet at Oranium (Oranienburger Str. 33). Please also…
2 posts, 1 July
It's almost that time again: time to see some of the world's best English-speaking club comics live in Berlin, at Thomas Hermann's Quatsch Comedy Club in Mitte.   The top class line up changes from…
13 posts, 1 July
Hi everyone,   My name is Alicia, a 26 year old Irish girl who has just moved to Berlin after living in Munich for 3 years. I babysat a lot of kids in Munich and would enjoy to babysit here in…
1 posts, 1 July
Perhaps this event is interesting to some of the parents / parents-to-be or in fact anyone interested in the future of the Human Race! http://talks.birthtobirt... On July 11th  
1 posts, 30 June
I'm looking for an in-person course in English or German here in Berlin. Tips to where including reports on prior experience with such courses here in Berlin would be very appreciated. Thanks!
1 posts, 30 June
The German Subgroup of the Booker Tea Reading Group meets once every two months to discuss a German-language novel in German.   Next up: "Das Seil" by Stefan aus dem Siepen. See information about the…
3 posts, 30 June
Not a very original subject. Every aspect of expat life in Germany has already been researched and published incl. British expats. You can see similar requests like yours on a weekly basis in…
2 posts, 30 June
Anybody interested in playing Texas Hold'em poker tonight? We play no-limit, standard cash game. Blinds are 10c/25c. We will play at a friend's place near Nollendorfplatz. Smoking is allowed,…
50 posts, 30 June
Hans has moved us three times. He and his team are a fun bunch and the price is reasonable. Perhaps not the cheapest but they take care and are experienced, fit and reliable.   Kreuzberg, phone: 612…
74 posts, 30 June
Hi Tiffany! I am also new here. I used to be a secondary teacher back home as well) My name is Katya and I am from Russia. 27 years old... I will be happy to find someone to meet up from time to time…
1 posts, 29 June
Hello Fellow Listeners,   With a bit of delay but finally we will be able to re-listen to a record that received the kind of critical acclaim just a rare few albums could boast. The dark, chilling,…
39 posts, 29 June
THE ENGLISH CHOIR BERLIN in the BERLINER DOM SATB Choir Openings for all voices English cathedral-style music Broad range of anthems Reasonable music-reading skills required Performances once monthly…
18 posts, 29 June
If they are usefiul then give them to Oxfam in Berlin. There are several stores with English books, including one in Schönhauser Allee and one in Schöneberg. They have been helping in Africa and…
6 posts, 28 June
Pop in to the Staatsbiblothek zur Berlin on 8 Unter den Linden. (You can look at their website, sorry, can't seem to paste it here.) They seem to offer a lot of services and are open on Saturdays.  
1 posts, 28 June
Take a nostalgic journey back through time! Retrace the history of Cabaret! From its roots in the salons of Paris in 1881, to its demise under National Socialism in the bars of Weimar Berlin in 1933.
3 posts, 28 June
Hey Clara! My brother-in-law is a personal trainer from Singapore who can teach you to get proper forms. He helped to get in shape super quickly! One session with him costs 25 EUR.   Do you want me…
7 posts, 27 June
Panda 0828, is the apartment you have a place in called Celciusstrasse apartments? To be honest, the area that its located in is Lichterfelde and I'm afraid to tell what you heard is true...Life…
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