Munich makes you fall in love at first sight but getting serious needs effort. If you want to settle, there is bureaucracy, a lot of things to do and few resources in English. Here you will get all the information you need to live happily after.

If you are just flirting for the time (visiting), you will find tips and tricks to see the real beauty of Munich which you cannot find in your guidebooks.

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What’s Up in Munich This Weekend 21-22 July 18

Wetter  is not very motivating to do something this weekend. But still, there are various nice events this weekend:

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Dwell on the mysteries of universe in Munich

Now there is a great place in Munich for dwelling on the mysteries of universe: ESO Supernova!

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Frühlingsfest 2018 Starts!

All about Frühlingsfest 2018 and the important dates

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Courtyard Flea Markets (Hofflohmaerkte) Season Starts

Courtyard Flea Markets are very cute activities in Munich and it is a great way to get to know Munich's neighbourhoods and its people.

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Ease of travel from Munich with train

My affordable and comfy train travel to Vienna and other great offers from Deutsche Bahn for train travel

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How to convert your driving licence to a German one

Most of foreign driving licences are invalid after 6 months in Munich. Here are the steps of converting your existing licence to a German one.

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The handover of your new apartment a.k.a Schlüsselübergabe

You found an apartment in Munich and signed the contract. Now it is time to get your new apartment's key. This is what you should know about the handover.

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How to make the landlord of your future apartment pick you

Many people look for an apartment but very few apartments are available in Munich, and therefore the competition is fierce. Here are some tips to be picked by the landlord and get your dream apartment

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9 Groups you can join to make friends in Munich

There are many groups and communities you can check out to get to know new people and make friends in Munich. Check the list!

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What I would miss about Munich

I answered to the invitation of Blog to Blogparade: "What would you miss about Munich?". I closed my eyes and images came to me.

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Apartment Adverts explained

Fact: It is difficult to find an apartment in Munich. But it can be even more difficult for a non German speaker as housing world has a language of itself. Here we will go over some apartment adverts and explain what the terms and abbreviations mean.

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25 Things you need to know about Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest is great fun! It is a pure celebration of being and being together. But under the condition that you got your ass covered and know your shit. Otherwise it can be really troublesome to find your way in Munich during Oktoberfest. That is why you need to know these 25 things about Oktoberfest:

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Opening your first bank account in Munich

You need a German bank account ASAP to pay your utilities, to receive your salary and to pay your cash-less expenses.

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Applying for a residence permit in Munich

Find the right residence permit for you and prepare your documents to apply for your permit.

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Address registration (Anmeldung) in Munich

You are required to register your location of residence (Anmeldung) in 2 weeks after your move. This post explains how you can do that.

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Comparison of Public and Private Health Insurance in Germany

In Germany, you can pick up two types of insurances: Public and private. In this post, we discuss the pros and cons of both of them so that you can decide accordingly.

  • 20 Things you should know before travelling to Munich

20 Things you should know before travelling to Munich

Munich is an amazing city with a lot to offer. It is beautiful in every season. It is a great combination of natural beauty, German organization, Bavarian warm-bloodedness and purity. To avoid bad surprises and make the best out of your visit you should know these 20 things about Munich.

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Your To-Do list for moving to Munich

It is great living in Munich! But maybe, not in the beginning. In the beginning there is a lot of bureaucracy, a lot of paperwork, and a tough housing market! But we got your back. Here is the list of to-do’s for moving to Munich.

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How to find an apartment in Munich

Congratulations! You are moving to Munich! It is the most beautiful city to live in! As there is a “but” to everything beautiful, there is a very important "but" to Munich and you should know before moving to Munich: Housing.