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Best Places to Visit in Munich

Munich is a beautiful city and also the third-largest in the whole of Germany. Like most other places, Munich too has its fair share...

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Best Places to Visit in Munich

Munich is a beautiful city and also the third-largest in the whole of Germany. Like most other places, Munich too has its fair share...

How to make sure your child can’t find your gun at home?

Many of gun holders are worried about young, curious children getting a hold of a gun. Make no mistakes; your firearms are forever your...
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Five questions to ask a Home security expert before purchase

Introduction Home security is an area of major concern to buyers. Buyers should always ensure that before making a purchase they have acquired a good...

Catholic Church Scandals

We have all been following the Catholic Church and its unbelievable handling of the various scandals which has rocked it recently. How much is...

If you had 1 Million?

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Best Places to Visit in Munich

Munich is a beautiful city and also the third-largest in the whole of Germany. Like most other places, Munich too has its fair share of attractions that can be classified as the ideal chilling spot in Germany. Once you visit the place, you will realise that you cannot complete the entire tour in a day, as the options are numerous and plenty. Apart from...

How to make sure your child can’t find your gun at...

Many of gun holders are worried about young, curious children getting a hold of a gun. Make no mistakes; your firearms are forever your responsibility. In this article, we’ll provide you some key pointers on how not just to keep your child away from the guns in the home but also work with them to develop that solid relation among you, then, and the...

If you had 1 Million?

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Best Places to Visit in Munich

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Munich is a beautiful city and also the third-largest in the whole of Germany. Like most other places, Munich too has its fair share of attractions that can be classified as the ideal chilling spot in Germany. Once you visit the place, you will realise that you cannot complete the entire tour in a day, as the options are numerous and plenty. Apart from Oktoberfest, the place has a lot to offer, and you need to understand that. So, to make your trip unique, here are some best places that you can visit in Munich.

The New Town Hall

The clock that you are going to see here is around 100 years old. The chimes playing live and the environment surrounding it are unique features that make people want to spend a lifetime here. The lifesize puppets put on a show like never before, as old Bavarian instrumental music plays in the background. But make sure to stay till the end, to witness the golden bird chirping from the top of glockenspiel.
 

Marienplatz Square

Marien Square has plenty of architectural sights that are sure to capture your imagination. Filled with the sound of the market, church and nearby restaurants, the place gives you a lot of opportunities. If you are tired of walking and want to relax, then the world-famous pubs in and around the region will come to your rescue.

The Hofbräuhaus am Platzl

If the evening has already made you tired, then you need to find a place with some good food and cool beverages. The ideal place that offers all of that is “The Hofbräuhaus am Platzl”. This iconic place is also one of the oldest beer halls in Munich. The music on their playlist opens the door for some classy evenings and takes your spirit up.

Viktualienmarkt

There is no other market in town that can beat the ‘Viktualienmarkt’ in terms of variety and types. Every single shopaholic will have a reason, as they go around looking in delight. Be it fruits, vegetables, meat or cheese, anything you name will be found in this very own market of Munich. Tourists mainly like this place, thanks to the customer service that they receive. So, if you are looking to spend some time, then look no further than this ideal market.

BMW Welt

Every automobile enthusiast will have a reason to smile, as BMW opens its doors to you. The glass, steel and spiral-shaped showcase blends of innovation and creativity. Apart from the looks, the place has a lot of activities lined up for you in the form of auto-tech saloons or lifestyle shop. Once you visit the place, the hardest part will be coming out of it, as you might not feel like leaving.

How to make sure your child can’t find your gun at home?

Many of gun holders are worried about young, curious children getting a hold of a gun. Make no mistakes; your firearms are forever your responsibility. In this article, we’ll provide you some key pointers on how not just to keep your child away from the guns in the home but also work with them to develop that solid relation among you, then, and the gun. This’ll be a constantly evolving relationship but it is best to start now. Here are 2 basic solutions to keep your guns and firearms in your control at all times while you are in the home:
  • Always keep primary home defense gun on your person, inside a holster that has fine retention over the pistol and fully covers the trigger guard.
  • Lock all other firearms in a secure and safe storage facility where you and your partner have complete control over access.
According to King Safe and Lock If you do these 2 things, you’ll significantly eliminate the possibility a child gets his hands on your guns.

Step One – A Continually Evolving Relationship with Guns

As a very young kid or infant they would have a lot of cognitive capability to know the inherent risks in guns, this is phase of the game where you’ve to keep them out of sight unless they’re physically on your body and you retain complete control over them. A firearm is not toy but it is also not some magical thing that goes off on its own. It is too. A tool within your complete control and yours alone, at this phase of kid’s development that needs to be established as early as possible! As the kid gets older, expose her or him to the fact that there’re guns and those guns are meant to be managed by adults. Getting to see the firearm being utilized responsibly at the range lets the kid make a connection among gun effect and action. This’ll likely urge on the children’s own curiosity. As-soon-as that curiosity emerges, it is time to show your kid how a firearm is used. And it starts with the 4 basic laws of gun safety.
  • Treat each firearm as it was loaded
  • Don’t point the gun at anything
  • Keep your finger off the trigger
  • Know what is in front of as well as behind your target

Step Two: Firearm Storage

There are 2 major strategies in storing a gun – locked safe and concealment.  Securing a gun is actually a pretty bad ideal for deterring a kid’s interest in the gun. If the child knows where the gun is and knows she or he needs your approval prior to accessing the gun, that’ll be a lot more efficient than hiding a gun. Think about it from all perspective of when you are child. When you were young and you know it was around your birthday or Christmas or and you knew where your mother or father hid your gifts. You likely had your house mapped out and knew, eventually, where all was hidden. You children will likely have a similar infusive desire. Hiding firearms is not an efficient long period solution.

Five questions to ask a Home security expert before purchase

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Introduction Home security is an area of major concern to buyers. Buyers should always ensure that before making a purchase they have acquired a good understanding of the security of the environment in which they plan to buy their residential accommodation. Personal and household security issues are important considerations in ensuring that your home is well protected from burglars and other intruders. For this, asking a few questions of prime importance to your home security expert is crucial. Questions to ask a home security expert To ensure the best protection of your homes one needs to be aware of the reputation of the company that he has involved in maintaining the security of the house. Therefore, the first question to ask is the length of time that company has been in this home security protection business and the brand of equipment they use for protection. The longer the involvement the better should be the experience of the company in this job field. The equipment used should provide the buyer with convenient ways of monitoring the home from his phone, computer or smart device. An ideal system should include the following features:
  • Remote access: The ability to arm and disarm the system
  • Mobile app: To securely access the system’s features
  • Video service: To view the security feed
  • Notification system: When the alarm is triggered a phone or text notification is ensured.
The second question to ask is location of the company. A locally based company would be able to provide better maintenance and in case of emergencies can be held more readily accountable than companies with who you interact on online platforms. The third question is whether the company is licensed or not and do they provide warranties to their customers. When a security firm is licensed that means they are operating within the stipulated laws and regulations of the area. Also, a reputable company should have no problem in extending warranties to their customers as they are confident of the products and services that they are engaging. The fourth question to ask is whether signing a contract with the company is essential or not and what are their terms and conditions. A long-term investment usually requires signing a contract and is beneficial as it guarantees ongoing advancements and support for the customers. However, it is essential to read carefully the terms of the contract before signing it with regard to conditions of renewal, cancellation and so on. Last but not the least, it is important to enquire that if the customer plans to relocate to another place, then whether one would be allowed to take the security system with them and if any extra charges for that would be involved.  Most reputable companies like https://www.megasystemssecurity.com allow their customers to move with the system and keep the current contract agreement in operation. However, some companies may not have this facility. Therefore, one needs to make sure to ask it beforehand to their potential security provider. These questions must be consulted thoroughly before one avails the services of a home security expert.  

Catholic Church Scandals

We have all been following the Catholic Church and its unbelievable handling of the various scandals which has rocked it recently. How much is negative publicity, with the media fanning the flames of scandal and how much is legitimate criticism of the church. After all, other institutions also experience pedophilia without the massive publicity which the Catholic Church has garnered. For a discussion on this visit this thread.

If you had 1 Million?

Imagine suddenly possessing 1 Million (legally, without resorting to blackmail, stealing or extortion), how would you spend it? Invest it wisely, give it to charity, or perhaps get a yacht with on-board bikini-clad beauties, a few dozen bottles of champagne and live like a king for a week? Add you thoughts here.

Munich Blade Night 2010

It is that time of year again when we need to dust off those inline skates and get ready for grazed knees, bruised egos and plenty of fun. Munich Blade Night 2010 starts on 3rd May and is held on Monday evenings, dependent on weather conditions. If you haven’t yet joined this party on wheels, then give it a shot. The atmosphere is great and it is a good way to get in shape and stay in shape for strutting your stuff in English Garden.

Travel Disruptions

Did you find yourself struggling to either return or leave Munich due to the ash cloud over Europe? The Munich Times is eager to hear your story and how you handled the massive disrutpions to your plans. Especially of interest is the compensation packages and customer service efforts of German companies in dealing with your problems.

Holiday Destinations

Struggling to think of a good holiday destination this year? Greece – good, but need to avoid the stag parties. Tunisia – great weather, but is it suitable for women travelling alone? Where are the best places for your particular circumstances? Check this thread and share your experiences with others and ask questions of our seasoned travellers here in Munich.