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Expat Christmas

The holidays can be difficult in a different country and without family. For all of you that are homeless, I will be hosting some Christmas events at my home. My flat is tiny, but you are welcome to join.

For my family, it is tradition to watch holiday movies on Christmas Eve (Dec 24th). I thought about watching some movies and eating some unhealthy snacks starting about 6 p.m. Some films on the menu are A Christmas Story, Miracle on 34th Street, and The Santa Clause. I have loads, so the hard part will be picking which ones we want to watch.

On Christmas, we will have an early dinner and listen to cheesy holiday music. I would love to have a gift exchange, if anyone is interested. Also, I have loads of games that we can play into the night.

I will provide the food for the evening, but please bring your own beverage. If you want to bring a snack or dessert, it would be helpful.

My house is on the Line 9. Get off at the Vingst station and turn left towards the traffic lights. Cross the street towards the flower shop and once again to the Apotheke. You are on Burgstrasse. Keep walking straight towards the St. Theodor picture on the building. I am right before.

I wish everyone a lovely holiday season and hope to see some of you as well.



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  • vee

    Hi, i got this site just now and will really like to come but... i'm sorry, i might not be coming with any gift because it's late :(

    December 24, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi Guys,

    I'm looking forward to our Christmas dinner on the 25th! I think we will have a great time.


    1 · December 20, 2012

  • Ute C.

    Oh Whow! Lou, I was ready to offer something similar cause nobody should be alone at christmas!!! But the choice would have only been for one ore two to celebrate with me and my parents a VERY traditional german chrismas.... so glad, that you offered your flat!! :))) Now I'm jeallous, you guys will def. have more fun than me in a catholic service with my parents and family! :p
    And: Merry Christmas to everybody!!!!! *hug*
    PS: Anybody an idea for the new years eve????

    December 11, 2012

    • A former member
      A former member

      Thanks for the sweet offer! I hope you have a lovely Christmas and look forward to seeing you in the new year!

      December 12, 2012

    • Gema

      Hi. I will not be here for Christmas, but I really wish you a great night.Hoptpe to meet you, next year

      December 16, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    I have received emails about New Year's, but I will be out of town. I hope someone can arrange an event to get everyone together. Cheers,

    December 12, 2012

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