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Living in Essen

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Located in Western Germany, Essen is a former mining town. Over the years, it has developed into a major retail and business service center along with being a railway junction, providing several professional opportunities to expatriates.

By moving to Essen, whether alone or with your family, you will enjoy a great cultural exposure thanks to several historical sites and green spaces.

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The Germany guide

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Pets are generally welcome in Germany, provided you complete all the required formalities. It is important to check EU requirements before you travel

Football is undoubtedly the main sport in Germany, but many other sports such as handball, basket-ball, etc., are also very popular.

Germany offers a wide range of leisure activities. During your stay there, you can discover its numerous museums, monuments, forests and nature parks,

You can indulge in various leisure activities in Berlin. Enjoy your afternoons and week-ends by discovering its historical, cultural and natural wonde

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Essen bloggers

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An English mummy's musings on life in Germany

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An American expat & mom of 4 blogs from Germany about personal experiences and thoughts on life; shares music, books, recipes, inspiration.

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spa-bike GmbH Body Forme
RÜttenscheider Str. 144 45131 Essen, Essen

Beauty institutes

Conversation Club - English community - regulars' table
treffpunkt Altendorf Kopernikusstr. 8 45143 , Essen

Clubs

Praxis Dr Shammas Y
Alfredstr. 237 45133 Essen (c'est le cabinet du Dr Shammas mais c'est Dr Jabbour qui parle français), Essen

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