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Here are links to some related sites in the World Wide Web:

Websites of our Members:

Richard Gipps - munichskitourers.de
Richard is known to many as he is offering his monthly "Country Walk" and some other outdoor activities.
During the winter he organises ski events of all kind like downhill and ski touring. For the latter he now has his own website where you can join his community mailing list.
Geoff Harries † - geoffharries.com
Visit the literature website of this Munich author and long time GEA member or his highly specialised article about the 'Phoney Photon', if you are interested in physics.
Michael Koch - geistmuc.eu (Website off-line)
Note 30/08/2017: Apparently the group is no longer at the Rechthaler Hof. Is it still alive?
Michael organises Deutsch mit Freunden in the context of his G.E.I.ST Stammtisch with its own programme of events.
It's a partner group of the GEA with some common participants, organisers and events in English, German or both languages. It also offers learners the chance to practise German in a relaxed atmosphere together with German speakers.
His group meets at the Rechthaler Hof on Friday nights from 8:00pm.
Take a look at his programme and you'll find interesting events.
Contact: Michael Koch - 2781 7829 / 0171 749 1414 ou
Roger Partridge - roger-partridge.eu
Roger Partridge, author, occasional translator and former management consultant, has written 'Bengal 1943: The Forgotten Famine, a historical novel set in the Bengal Famine of 1943 and seen with the eyes of British and Indian officials but also of two Indian victims.
On his website you also find contemporary short stories on the topics romantic and sexual love between incompatible couples, family relationships and attempts to preserve self respect in difficult conditions.
Magdalen Mary Pemberton - www.MagdalenMaryPemberton.de
Maggie is active in PR, management and language services as you can see on her website. Thanks to her professional contacts she provides musical events for the GEA and is slowly creating a growing interest for rather unusual classical music!
Malcolm Phillips - www.englishwithmalcolm.de
Malcolm teaches English with great passion and also does translations.
Details on his website.
One of his favourite passtimes is Pub Quiz, where he is an experienced quizmaster.
For the upcoming dates — if not published in the GEA programme — see here.

Other English speaking groups in Munich (selection):

Toytown Munich - www.toytowngermany.com
An English language community in Munich. It is an information resource, a meeting point, and a communication platform for English-speaking foreigners throughout the country and the city.

Other non-English language speaking groups in Munich (selection):

French:

L'Amicale Francophone de Munich -
Note 30/08/2017: Apparently the group is no longer meeting at the given place. Is it still alive?
Conversation française avec l'Amicale Francophone à partir de 19h30 à la 'Crêperie Cabus', Isabellastr. 4 au coin Neureutherstr. (U2 Hohenzollernplatz).
Vous êtes invités à des causeries détendues dans une atmosphère agréable.
Contact: Michael Koch - 2781 7829 / 0171 749 1414 ou

German:

Deutsch mit Freunden - geistmuc.eu (Website off-line)
Note 30/08/2017: Apparently the group is no longer meeting at the given place. Is it still alive?
Die Sprache üben, den Wortschatz erweitern bei guten Gesprächen und interessanten, erschwinglichen "Events". Jede(r) ist willkommen! Freitags ab 20:00 Uhr im ''Brasserie OskarMaria', Literaturhaus, Salvatorplatz 1, 80333 München (U3/6/4/5 Odeonsplatz).
Kontakt: Michael Koch - 2781 7829 / 0171 749 1414 oder .

Spanish:

Tertulia de Hispano-Parlantes - www.tertuliamunich.de
… pasar un buen rato charlando y tomando una cerveza o un café o quizás participar en fiestas, parrilladas, caminatas y excursiones?
Reuniones todos los jueves, a partir de las 19:30 en el local 'El Mirador', Clemensstraße 83, 80796 München (U2 Hohenzollernplatz).

Munich related sites (selection):

Cinemas:

CINEMA - www.cinema-muenchen.de
Film theatre showing films in English language.

Magazines:

Munich Found - www.munichfound.com
The unique Munich Portal in English - since 1989 - for Cosmopolitans, Residents and Newcomers. Independent and local insiders select the best of Munich for you of culture, events, dining, dancing, city life and more.
New in the City - www.newinthecity.de
"The internet portal for newcomers: News - events - meeting people - essential info - and much more …" and "All of Munich in one magazine."

Services:

Official Munich Portal - www.muenchen.de
Services of the Munich Township Administration.
Munich Tourist Office - www.muenchen.de/
Portal site of the Munich Tourist Office.
Munich Public Transport (MVV) - mvv-muenchen.de
Trip planner for all modes of local public transport.
Munich Airport (Arrivals) - www.munich-airport.de
Current arrivals at Munich 'Franz-Josef Strauss' Airport.

Maps:

Map of Munich - maps.google.de
Interactive map of Munich by Google Maps with optional air view.

Libraries:

The Munich Readery - readery.de
Largest English-Language Secondhand-Book Shop in Germany.

Weather:

Munich Weather - www.accuweather.com
Munich weather by AccuWeather.com.

Other English (speaking) clubs in Germany (selection):

Bremen: - www.englishclub.de
The English Club e.V., Bremen, Germany. Founded in 1987.
Cologne: - www.angloclub.de
Angloclub of Cologne
Frankfurt / Main: - www.pickwicks.de
Pickwicks English Club - well known to some GEA members from common events.

International English speaking groups:

InterNations - internations.org
A Home for Expatriates worldwide
InterNations is present with expatriate communities in more than 250 cities across all countries of the world and also in Munich.
  • Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Munich expats
  • Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Munich
  • Join top-class InterNations events to meet fellow expatriates in town

Other interesting sites:

Dictionaries:

German-English Dictionary - dict.leo.org
LEO German-English online dictionary.

English language communities:

Online Magazines & Papers:

Deutsch perfekt - deutsch-perfekt.com
"Deutsch perfekt" is the magazine for learners of German as a foreign language. Every month, it brings you in-depth reports on current cultural and political topics as well as effective language training features. Difficult words and idioms are given in easy German.
The Local - www.thelocal.de
"The Local" is an English-language online newspaper published in Germany and Sweden, each focused on its respective market. Coverage is purely domestic in each country, and includes current events, politics, economy, sports and culture, as well as analysis and opinion plus guides to the country's society aimed at English-speaking foreigners.

Phone Book:

German Phonebook - www.dastelefonbuch.de
The phonebook of German Telekom (White Pages, only in German language).

Universal Currency Converter:

Currency Converter - www.xe.com
"The world's most popular Internet currency tool" - based on live rates by XE.com.

Other websites with links to the GEA:

EXPATS.org.uk - www.expats.org.uk
A source of information for British expatriates, contracting or living overseas, also with an overseas recruiter database, country information with links relevant to British expats (and any other English speaking ex-pats).

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