Germany Parliamentary Library Study Tour 2007

A blog for attendees and those interested in learning more about the study tour.

Oktoberfest! September 27, 2007

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Oktoberfest in Munich

When you hear the word “Oktoberfest”, it’s almost certain that one
thing comes to mind… Bavarian Beer! The truth is, there is much more
behind-the-scenes information that lurks beneath the countless years of
this world-renowned Bavarian tradition. The next Oktoberfest takes place from September 22nd until October 7th 2007 – Don’t miss it! – Oktoberfest

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…a few cultural events September 26, 2007

Filed under: Berlin,Dresden,Things to Do — crr29061 @ 11:54 am
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From Christine:

Monday, Oct. 8th in Dresden (for those interested in ballett (such as me) the Semper Opera offers Ballets Russes – famous ballet after Diaghelev – see link It starts at 7 pm., but seats are quite expensive : nice seats would be 55 Euro.

On Thursday,  oct. 4th Berliner Ensemble (former Brecht Theatre “Am Schiffbauerdamm”) plays Milva canta (sings) Brecht – starts at 8 p.m. (Milva is quite a famous chanson singer) tickets 5 to 30 Euro

On Friday, oct. 5th Berliner Ensemble (former Brecht Theatre “Am Schiffbauerdamm”) plays:

Trommeln in der Nacht – (Bertold Brecht) – tickets from 5 to 30 Euro.

Both events are in German….

here is the link :


Berlin Antique Market September 24, 2007

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The famous Berlin Antique Market awaits you at Bahnhof Friedrichstraße. Over 40 dealers present antiques, rarities and many curios from times gone by in 13 converted municipal railway arches every day (except Tuesdays) from 11 am until 6 pm. Here you are guarenteed to find just the right souvenir or the collector’s piece you have been looking for. And we will then spoil you in “Zur Nolle” restaurant, in “Café Odeon” or in “Café & Restaurant Leon” with select dishes and fine cake creations. So don’t delay!

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NC General Assembly Legislative Library September 21, 2007

The Legislative Library supports the research and information needs of the Legislature, its committees and staff.
The Library also offers services to other state agencies and provides limited reference services to the general public.

NC Legislative Library > Home

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Hot Chocolate in Berlin

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NPR : Berlin: A Cafe for the Chocoholic

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