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Astrid Kummer
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Mr. Minsch in Kreuzberg
Hi Readers, I know I took a long break .... sometimes life keeps you busy and let's you forget that your blog readers might be waiting for a new post. Slowly the weather in Berlin is getting really pleasant.. sunny and warm. Still some clouds but warm enoug...

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Himmelspagode in Hohen Neuendorf near Berlin
Phew, times passes fast and I neglected my blog ..... Here something to cheer you up. It's a very big but pretty nice Chinese restaurant North of Berlin. It might be far out but worth a visit. Die Himmelspagode  is a Chinese restaurant which offers buffet o...

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Our odysee of house-hunting
One of the reason why my blog has been so quiet the last few months is that we've been busy looking for a bigger apartment. I've never imagined before that this will take so much time and sweat. It took us almost three months and 18 apartment viewings.  Alt...

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Signs
It's been a while. Although winter has been cold I didn't find the time to write in my blog. Today I want to share with you some of my pictures of SIGNS I took on various trips  I always like to take pictures of the different signs hanging above shops etc. ...

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Winter reached Berlin
Hey, finally the winter is here and the snow. On Monday there was Blitzeis (freezing ice?) and lots of accidents. It was really slippery and one had to be so careful not to fall. Now it's cold (minus 5 C) and snowing. Ambulances are still full. Just 2 weeks...

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Popular things to do at New Year or Silvester
Here I collected some ideas how to celebrate the New Year's Eve. This is mainly if you celebrate at home. Otherwise of course you can find many parties in Berlin.  Some links to help you around (although in German): http://www.berliner-silvester.de/feiern/9...

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When the snow falls wunderbar - A wonderful German-English Weihnachtssong
When the snow falls wunderbar (Unbekannter Autor) When the snow falls wunderbar And the children happy are, When the Glatteis on the street, And we all a Glühwein need, Then you know, es ist soweit: She is here, the Weihnachtszeit Every Parkhaus ist besetzt...

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Christmas Market in Dresden
On our way back from Prague we passed by in Dresden and visited the Christmas Market (Dresdener Striezelmarkt). If you come by car, the easiest way is to follow the sings and park in the Parkhaus Altmarkt. We've been there during the week. I can imagine tha...

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More about Prague
Ok like promised here some more of the stuff we did in Prague. First of all, a specialty called TRDELNIK. It's a sweet pastry and being sold on the markets and some stalls on the road. The dough is wrapped around a mold and then fried on open fire. Brushed ...

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Trip to Prague - Christmas Market opens
I am sorry for my long silence.... somehow life is busy and the days go by without me having the peace of mind to write in my blog. Anyhow, today I have a good occasion as my husband and me just came back from a short trip to Prague -Czech Republic, I would...
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