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Top 10 things to do in Munich

Ice cream, inflatable pretzels, rooftop bars, surfing... Joanna's top ten things to do in Munich.

by Joanna Wilson

 
 
German

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by Charlotte Jones
 
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You know you’re a British expat when…

by Rebecca Heitlinger

Mole Diaries

 
German

The Mole Diaries: Münster

by Charlotte Jones
 
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The Mole Diaries: Frankfurt (Volume 2)

by Mike Winnington
 
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Questions about Germany

Q

Can anyone recommend the best SIM card to get in Germany to put into my unl...

Germany
Q

Is there leniency with your end date for British Council?

British Council

I'd recommend looking up school holidays in Germany first (assuming you haven't already done that) - as if it's anything like the French system they have half terms etc., and it may well be that the 2...

Q

Can you study abroad with no/little knowledge of the language?

Language barrier

Yes you can - I study French and went to France. Had a few friends there with little or no French speaking ability. They got involved with the Erasmus community (where English is usually the common la...

Q

Can anyone recommend any (preferably translation) companies in either Germa...

Translation
Q

Will my plans for YA in France and Germany clash?

British Council
Q

How do I find out about courses foreign universities offer?

History
Q

Which country would be best to study in, France or Germany?

France

Hey Georgina - personally, I think you're better off STUDYING in Germany. I read French and History, and spent my year abroad studying at L'Université de Savoie in Chambery, followed by an internship...

Q

Is anyone else here spending the entire year in Munich from September?

Munich
Q

What is the best way to open a bank account in Germany?

Banking

It's super easy, there's no need to worry! Just walk into a bank and say 'ich möchte ein bankkonto eröffnen bitte'. Take a form of ID like a driving license or passport. You sign a form and get a ba...

Student Blogs

 
Germany

A holiday in the swamp

by Jessica Wells

 
Germany

Mistakes Not To Make In Germany

by Zara Collings

 
Germany

Top Things To Do In Munich

by Zara Collings

 
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by Zoe Burt

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