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Dimensions of railway station lifts in Germany

The answer appears to be Yes! I found some datasets maintained by DB, in CSV format, that have data for width, depth, height and door width of many cabins. Data for the lift in Rüsselsheim is there, ...
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Lufthansa Rebooking through Munich/Frankfurt

This is Germany. The strike will end exactly at 7 on the dot whatever thime they said it would. But the issue mentioned by @Kristvanbesien is real. What nationality does your grandfather have, and ...
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Markets in Germany with a large selection of seafood

I have more experience with Asian fish markets than German ones, but generally speaking, you'll find a lot more fish eaten in northern Germany than anywhere else, for the obvious reason that it's near ...
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Travel from North Macedonia to Germany for a week

You indeed do not need a visa for short-stays of 90 days in a 180 days period in the Schengen area. Check if that field is really required and not just a placeholder for if you really hold a visa or ...
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Markets in Germany with a large selection of seafood

Do you want a wide selection or a traditional German selection? You might go to ports at the North Sea coast and get fresh shrimps. They can be purchased boiled but not peeled, since peeling means ...
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Can I travel to Switzerland from Germany?

xngtng's answer is correct for visiting Switzerland but does not address the situation in Austria. According to wikipedia and the EU's Information on national derogations from the visa requirement, ...
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Markets in Germany with a large selection of seafood

You could try something like Bremerhaven's Fischereihafen, which was formerly the largest harbour for a fishing fleet. https://www.bremerhaven.de/en/tourism/architecture-monuments/city-history/fishery-...
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Markets in Germany with a large selection of seafood

Coming from Norway, but living in Germany for a long time, I completely agree that even dedicated fish mongers in Germany usually only have a small range of products. And even if you can always get ...
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Markets in Germany with a large selection of seafood

I‘m living in Hamburg and I agree that your best option would be the Altonaer Fischmarkt. Please be aware that nowadays this is more of a dedicated tourist attraction than a real market. For a more „...
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SWE Train with 49 euro ticket

I have the exact answer and it's YES! You can use a 49 euro ticket on this transport, but only to Kehl. If you go to Strasbourg, you will have to buy a separate ticket. I too was looking for the ...
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Lufthansa Rebooking through Munich/Frankfurt

My experience of European train strikes (UK and NL before Brexit, then Belgium and France in 2023) is that strikes end when they're announced to end.
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Dimensions of railway station lifts in Germany

Based on my experience from quite a lot of travel with a regular bicycle on German trains, the lifts are often so small, that not even a normal bike will fit. When travelling with heavy bags and ...
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Lufthansa Rebooking through Munich/Frankfurt

If the strike is said to end at 7:11, would it actually end? It seems like this sort of thing would go on. Tricky. If LH has rebooked your grandfather, then they have every intention of operating ...
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Deregistered student resident permit. Can I go buy something and apply for VAT refund when I leave Germany?

... if I go buy something before leaving, would I be able to get tax refund since I am no longer a resident here (and have a one-way ticket back home). In theory yes, since you are no longer a ...
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