Recent Discussions

Getting Germany Citizenship 1 General
Since the Brexit referendum, we've received quite a few enquiries from people wondering if they're eligible for ...
started by: Madge · last update: 1468913542 · posted: 1468861738
English speaking midwife 2 Families & Kids
We are expecting a newborn in November and trying hard to find an English speaking midwife (basic English...
started by: Rory-Kenny-864625 · last update: 1468599659 · posted: 1468566403
How common is spying on neighbours 1 Home & Garden
Jacob Appelbaum, a Berliner mentioned that someone was spying on his apartment - he was influential in the TOR p...
started by: Nial-Harris-864611 · last update: 1468575954 · posted: 1468538273
English speaking nanny / childminder 1 Families & Kids
We have just moved to Berlin and looking to employ a part-time bilingual (basic English German /...
started by: Rory-Kenny-864625 · last update: 1468566268 · posted: 1468566268
Youth Ice Hockey 1 Sport & Leisure
My son and I may be relocating to Berlin very soon. He plays competitive ice hockey (he's a goalie), and would v...
started by: Bryan-Johnston-861793 · last update: 1465565247 · posted: 1465565247
VW mechanic 1 Cars, Bikes & Driving
Hallo - can anyone recommend an English-speaking VW mechanic in Berlin? Danke!
started by: Erica-Jacobsohn-858874 · last update: 1464168295 · posted: 1462868657
EU vs US copyright for French publisher. 1 Financial & Legal
Hello,I publish my own ebooks and while resident in France I have my own set of ISBN.In...
started by: kreativ_one · last update: 1461540336 · posted: 1461540336
Animal charity recommendation? 1 Pets & Animals
Looking to adopt a dog and prefer to go to one of the animal charities rather than buy a puppy. Any recommendati...
started by: Paddy-10068509 · last update: 1459770174 · posted: 1456522574
Taxe d'Habitation problem 0 Financial & Legal
Hi - I used to live in France with my ex partner, when I had to leave in 2006 as he was abusive.  From 2008 un...
started by: Madeleine-Taylor-853514 · last update: 1458612500 · posted: 1458612500
Wisdom teeth removal 0 Health, Fitness & Beauty
Hi Does anyone have a dentist or an oral surgeon to recommend? I need to get my wisdom teeth out. I am in...
started by: JulianSka · last update: 1456686106 · posted: 1456686106
Batman v Superman on in English? 0 Families & Kids
I want to take my kids to the Batman v Superman film. Is it on anywhere in English? 
started by: Bridie-10068506 · last update: 1456415929 · posted: 1456415929
Bar recommendations to watch 6 Nations? 0 Sport & Leisure
Can anyone recommend a good bar in Berlin to watch the 6 Nations games this weekend?
started by: Celticwarrior-10068511 · last update: 1456334194 · posted: 1456334194
Hoverboard question 0 Sport & Leisure
Has anyone purchased a hoverboard in Germany? We want to buy one for our children but cannot decide whether to b...
started by: Panicky Ann-10068549 · last update: 1456265830 · posted: 1456265830
Looking for a ballet class recommendatio... 0 Families & Kids
Can anyone recommend a good childrens ballet class / dance school. German or English spoken is fine for age 4 to...
started by: Valsvals-10068512 · last update: 1456177337 · posted: 1456177337
Travel Insurer recommendation wanted 0 Sport & Leisure
Looking for links to good Travel Insurance Company that will cover my husband and I for pre-existing medical con...
started by: Yorkshirelass-10068393 · last update: 1455919685 · posted: 1455919685
Dog Sitter Wanted 0 Pets & Animals
I am looking for a dog sitter who takes dogs into their own home, walks them regularly as I have two working dog...
started by: Manuel-10068508 · last update: 1455833195 · posted: 1455833195
Looking for intercambio group 0 Sport & Leisure
I am looking for an intercambio group to practise my German. Intermediate level.  I am in Berlin. &n...
started by: Almondnut-10068550 · last update: 1455746023 · posted: 1455746023
How do I register to vote in the UK EU r... 0 Financial & Legal
Can anyone tell me how to go about registering to vote in the UK for the forthcoming EU referendum? Are there an...
started by: Celticwarrior-10068511 · last update: 1455644378 · posted: 1455644378
Cricket 2 Sport & Leisure
Is there a cricket club or casual gathering in Berlin during the summer?
started by: Harry Upski · last update: 1455544088 · posted: 1452205225
UK sat TV 6 Entertainment
Can you pick up UK sky satellite television from Berlin?
started by: Ultimatron · last update: 1455544066 · posted: 1453109524
Worming cats 4 Pets & Animals
Can you buy a worming tablet over the counter for cats in Germany. And how difficult are they to administer?
started by: Berlina1 · last update: 1455543775 · posted: 1454593958
Currency exchange 2 Financial & Legal
Would it be better to exchange currency in Germany or in the destination county if I'm travelling to a country w...
started by: Berlina1 · last update: 1455543752 · posted: 1455234531
Tai Chi and Qi Gong in English in Berlin 0 Health, Fitness & Beauty
Hi All, We are running weekly Tai Chi & Qi Gong classes in Berlin. Classes are in English, but we spe...
started by: MQBerlin · last update: 1455399424 · posted: 1455399424
Insurance policy 2 General
Can anyone recommend a travel insurance that guards against trips to multiple countries while away?
started by: Percy-10044605 · last update: 1455313337 · posted: 1455012839
Walking frame hire 0 Health, Fitness & Beauty
We have my elderly mother-in-law coming to stay with us. She uses a walking frame in the UK but is very stubborn...
started by: Percy-10044605 · last update: 1455313204 · posted: 1455313204
Student loans 1 Financial & Legal
If moving the Berlin permanently from my home in Kent, do I still have to fulfill my student loan repayment obli...
started by: HipsterFedora · last update: 1455134079 · posted: 1454426670
Juniper berries 1 Food & Drink
Anyone know where I might be able to buy juniper berries please?
started by: Alfred-913267 · last update: 1455133974 · posted: 1455065885
English language Press 0 Home & Garden
What are the English-language papers / magazines in Berlin?
started by: Percy-10044605 · last update: 1455015810 · posted: 1455015810
Gtech airram 0 Home & Garden
Can you buy the G-Tech Air Ram in Germany?  
started by: Percy-10044605 · last update: 1455012891 · posted: 1455012891
Car imports 5 Cars, Bikes & Driving
How much is it to import and run a British car on German plates please?
started by: Berlina1 · last update: 1454927870 · posted: 1453817613
mateur boxing 2 Sport & Leisure
Are there amateur or semi-professional boxing events held in Berlin open to spectators? My husband was a former ...
started by: Berlina1 · last update: 1454924312 · posted: 1454594390
Personal fitness training outdoors 0 Health, Fitness & Beauty
I teach fitness training in Berlin that integrates fitness and well-being. I push you to go past your ...
started by: Sophia-10059714 · last update: 1454700872 · posted: 1454700872
Tor FX 3 Financial & Legal
Does anyone have any experience of using Tor FX?
started by: Miriam-10044607 · last update: 1454426740 · posted: 1453237641
Floater treatments 2 Health, Fitness & Beauty
Has anyone had treatment for 'floaters' in their vision? I've had them for a year or so now and am considering t...
started by: Berlina1 · last update: 1454424727 · posted: 1453817560
sales 1 General
What are the dates for the Winterschlussverkauf this year please??
started by: Miriam-10044607 · last update: 1454349645 · posted: 1453237317
Thoughts on book? 11 General
What are you thoughts on the authorities allowing the publishing and sale of Mein Kampf in Germany again?
started by: Percy-10044605 · last update: 1454010902 · posted: 1452508730
Adopting a cat 1 Pets & Animals
I would like to adopt cat/kitten. I live with my twins 14 years old boys. The 3 of...
started by: mahaahmed_saleh@yahoo.co.uk · last update: 1453816839 · posted: 1453740075
Gluten free 1 Food & Drink
How easy is it to shop gluten free in Berlina nd is it expensive compared to 'normal' prices?
started by: Ultimatron · last update: 1453713376 · posted: 1453465465
Price of fuel 6 Cars, Bikes & Driving
Driving south to Frankfurt soon. Is it cheaper to put as much as possible here in Berlin or keep topping up from...
started by: Kartoffelkopf · last update: 1453468607 · posted: 1450453538
Buying property in Berlin? 1 Financial & Legal
Hi I am seriously considering investing in a property in a city in Europe where there is a year-round dem...
started by: CarterUSM-661432 · last update: 1452865305 · posted: 1452766264
Funiture wax 1 Home & Garden
I have some dark wooden chair and have ben advised that I should get them waxed. Can anyone advise me of a suita...
started by: Berlina1 · last update: 1452862948 · posted: 1452692186
Water softeners 2 Home & Garden
Anyone fitted one of these? And are they worth it?
started by: Miriam-10044607 · last update: 1452861916 · posted: 1451579906
Mexican food 3 Food & Drink
Best Mexican in Berlin please? Give me your opinion.
started by: Kartoffelkopf · last update: 1452776926 · posted: 1451417130
Comedy 5 Entertainment
Is there the occasional English language comedy night anywhere that you know of?
started by: Harry Upski · last update: 1452559447 · posted: 1452003290
Expat new year meetups? 1 Entertainment
Bit late notice but are there any meetups over the new year for expats and English speakers??
started by: Miriam-10044607 · last update: 1452003234 · posted: 1451581517
Paint ball 1 Sport & Leisure
Is there an indoor paintball arena any where in the Berlin area or outskirts?
started by: Berlina1 · last update: 1452002771 · posted: 1451912799
Mauer Park market 2 General
Is the Mauer Park flea market on during the winter?
started by: Ultimatron · last update: 1451908730 · posted: 1450708503
Watch servicing 2 General
Any know of a horologist that speaks English that services watches please?
started by: Kartoffelkopf · last update: 1451908608 · posted: 1451417293
Opticians 0 Health, Fitness & Beauty
Anyone know an English-speaking optician that might be able to see me before Tuesday and if necessary have a pai...
started by: Kartoffelkopf · last update: 1450453616 · posted: 1450453616
Long Ride On Horseback 2 Sport & Leisure
 I am planning a Long Ride on horseback for charity from Southern Denmark to Southern Spain starting in Apr...
started by: Horseman Extraordinaire · last update: 1450201840 · posted: 1450127951