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I came to Germany last week and I have been most underwhelmed by it than what I have imagined it to be and this is suppose to be the Number 1 country in Europe and Top 5 in the world.
I don't understand the Hype. The intellectual, Conspiracy, Alternative minded people will be suffocated here.
1. For everything you have to pay, even for pee'ing and sh**ting you have to pay and even then the toilets are not that clean. 90% of the products in shops are pure utter garbage. Not a single good restaurant that you could find by just walking over, you have to fork it through reviewed restaurant in trip adviser, the surprise of just walking over to a place and finding great food is non-existent. There is no shopping on sundays...utter BS...you can't do anything on sundays by law ..The religion BS is deliberately imposed here
2. Cologne is as dirty, crowded as Mumbai, Manila ...ok not that dirty but only marginally better, like 30%.... BGC in Manila is much cleaner though for a comparison....there are like cigarette butts everywhere plus left out food packets, combined with extreme cold and the stench we experience in Manila, can be found in some places in Cologne as well.
3. Due to high price of Gas in Europe, everyone travels by public transport and it gets crowded like a third world country and then you add illegal immigrants, the boat people and it get congested like hell.
4. The food sucks, the food sucks, the food sucks.....ahhh..I'm feeling better now, if only i could shout it out loud here, that man cannot survive in bread and butter alone like in medieval times.
5.This is where it all started, the home of the Rothchilds, Banking System, the Euro, Illuminati, freemasons, The seat of real control of the world and now I understand why...The vegetation in Europe is singular, The nature don't speak to you like in made out third world countries.....they have to conquer prosperous lands with fiat currencies to rule the world by con. If the Gold standard is introduced, Many so called third world countries could rise again easily. All the social security, free medical treatment is to conform you to the society by getting microwaved, chemtrailed, fluoridated you to death. I'm already having tooth problems now eating junk bread here.
6. The richness is fake rich ....out of fake strong currency. Not the richness of nature, whether, food, people....The rich is all artificial. The greatest con ever on a third world country is the central banks and currency manipulation. The AI is f**cking places on earth based on currency con and making humanity lose its moral fortitude, they make third world currencies weaker and people loose what they earned honestly by con.
That is why many people in first world countries are finding some third world countries to be much better when they wake up to the con of currency manipulation. The Asian Economic crisis that effected Thailand was all artificial...Man....Thailand would be heaven by now, if these f**ckers stop manipulating the currencies and make countries poorer.
7. Like in rest of the world...The smartphone zombie selfie crazed women are everywhere ....I would say nearly 70% of women here are smartPhone Zombies.
8. Due to my work in outside cologne...I'm staying in a small house and it cost around 500 freaking euros ..Its like I'm going in reverse now...In Manila....for 40,000 Pesos...I was living in a the tallest building in Ph with sauna, swimming pool and gym.
---------------------Now the good parts.
1. People are nice.....Who says Germans are cold...They are way more louder in Train's and Buses than the Filipinos and Indians even...They shout, talk and smile all the time. like in rest of the world...Its the artificial matrix that have been imposed on them with currency that is weighing on them like the rest of the world. People are same everywhere...They all want to have a good time and be free and live free. They are honest - way honest than Indians, Filipinos.
2. The women are incredibly beautiful here...Just the way I like or may be I'm Asian I'm biased towards white skin..and white women are exotic to me..The way the society is set up...dating a women would not be as easy as in Manila, I tried online dating and with my strategy of brute force..messaging like 500 girls a day i managed to get couple of replies and that to from women who have been to Asia.....I'm getting lots of replies from Eastern Europe, US, Scandinavian countries though on account of me being in Germany and they wanting to travel here
I'm not exotic nor stand out here due to desperate illegal immigrants, the boat people from Africa, turkey, Asia ruining it for everyone else. Now, every other Indian is considered an immigrant or taxi driver or looking for "work" to "survive" so dating online is not that easy.
Germans have lost respect for people from third world countries as we have nothing to offer but to leech from them, We don't have much to give but to take take take.......
Why the f**K do people from India, Turkey, Africa travel all the way to Europe just to live on social benefits or drive a taxi....How dump, Ignorant, stupid can one be for that...Why do people travel just to survive...They should travel to explore, gain rich insights, know people...
..Due to stupid visa laws...I have to do the work...otherwise...I can live on my own working from home easily...
3. The train, bus, everything comes on time...Yes. The society is efficient but greatly Middle Class by deliberation ....People here are as Ignorant on the effects of Micro Wave like in rest of the world. Its like a trap..Once you get in with the con of luxury and so called "comfortable life" you never learn the truth.
yesterday, I refused to even glance at the Cologne cathedral which is this biggest thing in Germany with 1000s of people going to it....JUST BECAUSE ITS BIG DOES NOT MEAN ITS THE TRUTH>>>WAKE UP....They made a lie so big that people are believing the con now.
Germany is good for people who would want artificial "comfortable life" where you never learn the truth... I talked to few people here and they are as amazed on the topic of Aliens as are people in third world countries, they all are reading garbage books here even though they are intellectual but hardly any topics on AI, dark energy, Aliens etc ..The things that really matter and would make them free...the real goal of humanity ...My health has deteriorated since i came here....
Let me know if you guys need any help or if anyone is in cologne and wants to meet up..
Born in a country neighboring Germany, the world you describe is the world I wished to escape ever since I was a teenager. It is not the worst place in the world, but as a part of the West it is naturally similar to the Anglosphere in many ways. The differences between Germany and America are far smaller then those between America and the Philippines, Cambodia or rural China. I wasn't aware there was any sort of "hype" about Germany, although I am aware PAN (Peter Andrew Nolan) went there and he seems to like it quite a bit. He did, however, get thrown in jail for some time in Germany so it's certainly not been Heaven on earth even seeing it through his rose-colored glasses.
Thank you, Starchild, for writing an informative post. Although little of what you observed is new to me, it's interesting for me to see how you experience Western Europe through the eyes of an Indian national.
I am from Austria (EU) originally, the little neighbour of Germany. I left 1976 for Asia and never came back, except for a few days in 1992 to move my late father to Japan to live with us.
As said by Marcos already who is also European from somewhere nearby to Germany, nothing what you write is really new for me, no surprise at all to read your comment.
My native country of Austria is a good food producer and for sure, restaurants offer much better food in Bavaria and Austria compared to the Northern part of Germany.
Yes, Sunday is a problem in Europe - everything closed.
Yes, these few available public restrooms are a problem too.
Sightseeing and history, I would say, European cities offer much more than cities in USA. All is relative, depends what you compare with what. If you do some short trips outside of the industrial area where you are now, you will see, Germany has some very nice scenery.
You are only a few days now in Germany and it is the beginning of winter time in an industrial area, the only place in your area I remember which still looks a bit nicer than the other cities around is Koblenz. Really not a good season now to feel comfortable. It's getting cold and rainy.
Women? Well I never made it to a girlfriend even for 30 minutes. Continental Europe is a feminist society, however less hateful in rhetoric compared to USA.
The only major city for sight seeing, in terms of history (not just a lot of random, modernized buildings in general), is Boston MA, my hometown. Other than that, the US is pretty much 20th century and up.
In contrast to Germany, every guy in the northeast corridor suffers, even handsome ones. A decent, half-way educated American can find a GF in Europe. I have a few pals who had GFs in Germany and other neighboring countries, during their ex-pat stints. These guys were basically only able to attract psycho monsters a/o drug addicts back home. Yes, I even had a fight with one of those whack jobs, as she was going through my drawers, seeing if I was *hiding* any of her boyfriend's secrets I think she was on prescription anti-psychotics but personally, I never checked the labels on her bottles to be sure
The other thing is that Germany has F.K.K clubs, which definitely take the edge off, so that a guy doesn't have to be desperate, when looking for a potential GF. In the US, there are no such places.
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Thanks for one more of your excellent posts starchild
That's all the result of wwii, slowly becoming a third world country in many respects unfortunately. Anyone trying to put order is disqualified as being the devil himself of course.
Lol Germany has great things but one of them is definitely NOT gastronomy. If they put the same effort they put in other areas they would do great but for some reason it doesn't happen. And heck, for and indian guy (used to some of the best food in the world) it must be shocking lol.
Kartofeln und sauerkraut mein herr?
For food that rivals india's you have to go to Spain.
Careful not to blame germans for some of the j**s deeds. It's a common mistake.
I'm not a big fan of gold but yeah, Gadafhi was about to introduce a pan-african gold standard if i'm not mistaken.
Yeah people are nice. Again the 'soulless' german stuff is nothing but propaganda since wwii. The girls are pretty darn cute and their behavior and education is miles better compared to anglo girls. If I had more time I would've spent a couple years over there. A bit too much of the punkish stuff sometimes but again, it's a historical consequence.
1)Too much of one thing defeats the purpose.
2)Everybody is full of it. What's your hypocrisy?
Dear poster i agree with all of what you are exposing! There is a lot of emotion in your words and it also makes me get worked up too! I have expressed some of the same ideas to my friends, family and even here. next weekend i wont be in germany but, i will be just next door in France.
At least here the consensus is that Germany a better place to live than the states if you are looking for more than just making a lot of money.
I never spent as much time frequenting any other non jazz or music related forum as this one! .....hence, Its still a Relatively good place! Because of this forum My views have grown in many ways regarding feminism and about asian cultures and have consequently sparked a lot of curiosity. I do think with enough people like yourself maybe their can be positive change somewhere. so,I dont agree that this forum is too negative!.......hey,thanks for your posts.... hang in there and bon courage!
Gastromony!.....Germany? I dont know much but, i ate pretty well whenever i went to visit. Given, i usually dont spent tons of money in restaurants and most of the time prefer basic non fluffed food......
Starchild, I don't have much to add to a thread like this, as I don't know Germany that well (nor have I ever had much interest in learning more about it).
If you have only been in Cologne for a week, I would consider your "early report" as little more than a first impression rant. A lot is going to change for you in the next few weeks, or months. I agree with the poster above: Northern Germany is definitely gloomy in winter, possibly even gloomier than Britain, but come spring you may start enjoying the city, the sights and even the food more. German native cuisine doesn't have a great reputation, true, but before you bash that multicultural aspect like an entitled first world-er just because you landed there with a proper Visa and a proper job, don't forget that so much of the exciting stuff that these Anglo-mittel-European cities can offer come exactly from those migrant communities. That applies to cultural and social events, nightlife, art, food and even women.
As far as I know, Eurobrat has been resonating well with the laid-back multicultural vibes of Berlin. Give or take a few points, Cologne shouldn't be that far behind. When you get bored of bread and butter, try look for an Italian bakery or restaurant, or a good kebab shop, or an authentic Latin american eatery. Don't be afraid to tap into the local African, Latin American or Middle Eastern subculture, and you might be in for a surprise.
All in all, I understand culture shock can be overwhelming, but all I can say is: don't worry, it will get better quickly, especially if you have an office job (in IT?) and soon enough your colleagues will start asking you to tag along with them for a few beers or a pizza. And if they don't, just ask. You tend to get nothing if you don't ask.
That many Africans and Indians tend to be illegal migrants and have to scrape the bottoms of the job market barrel, getting the night shifts at taxi and cleaning services companies, doesn't mean they deserve to be looked down and disrespected. Many of them managed to reach the German (or Italian, or French, Spanish etc.) shores to avoid starvation, abject poverty or life-threatening events like wars and religious fanaticism. How many of them do you think will ever find the time and money to enrich themselves spiritually when they are forced to work 16 hours a day, 6 days a week, for 1000€ a month? Not so easy to travel and explore the world and nurture the soul when you have no holidays and a wife and 3 young children to feed. Don't you think?
And last but not least: like you, I used to read a lot about esoterism and gnosis, and then alternative health and science news and conspiracy theories, up until around 10 years ago. Back in 1995, almost pre-Internet era, I was probably one of the few people in Italy who had a mail order subscription to Nexus Magazine and continued to buy it in London (where by then it had been imported by a few specialised bookshops).
In the end, whether it's the Zionist Jews, the Illuminati or the Reptilians running the place and pushing us towards civil war, total collapse or spiritual reawakening, all we can do, indeed all we need to do, is exercise our free will and do what we think is best for ourselves and those we love and care for. If you believe moving to Europe and exploring another facet of Western culture will help you being the person you want to be, so be it, good for you. However, I believe it is a mistake (and I believe it after falling myself into the same intellectual trap) to delude yourself that you as a "researcher of the Truth" are way ahead of the curve while those who don't pursue the same interests, or they do without the same vigour, are sheeple who will be damned forever in their blissful ignorance.
To exercise your free will means you should not trust anyone but yourself, your conscience and your passion, to reach that elusive balance between truth-seeking and everyday life, spiritual development and pragmatic life choices. Not Manly P Hall, not Gurdjeff, not David Icke, and not Winston Wu. Read and absorb with open and unbiased mind and draw your conclusions, whatever they might be, as late as possible in your learning process. We are indeed part of an Infinite Consciousness, one that, as Dante Alighieri defined in his Divine Comedy, has no boundaries, other than Love and Light. And Love and Light are what our lives are ultimately bound to tend to, lest be wasted.
Last edited by publicduende on December 7th, 2014, 11:47 pm, edited 1 time in total.
This is the stupidest thing I have read on this forum...
Like below, wtf... Do you have racial issues?
Please, go back to where you came from.
I lived in Cologne for 12 months from december 05 to November 06. I was there for the world cup which was a great experience.
Unless things have gone seriously wrong in the last 7 years it was nothing like you describe in you note.
I also travel to frankfurt frequently and it is not as you describe unless you deliberately go to run down areas.
I live in Karlsruhe now which is a small down by comparison to Cologne. It's fine here. Germany is easily the most livable country I have ever been in and I have been in a lot of countries.
I love living in Germany and I really do not wish to leave. I wonder why you are having such a poor experience of it up there.
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I'm pretty sure you can get a visa as a self-employed person working online, with very low income.
"Well actually, she's not REALLY my daughter. But she does like to call me Daddy... at certain moments..."
As we had discussed earlier. It is very hard to get a self-employment visa unless you make a very stroung case for it, which i have but the chances of rejection are great as well, not many get it. Once I get my residency permit, i will do freelancing anyway. I had to take this route due to visa issues, otherwise going self-employed is the best way.
May be i came in at the wrong time then, due to x'mas its too many people all around or I'm not used to the cold weather, I have taken many trips around Frankfurt, cologne now and around 80% of the time i did not get a seat in train like back home and the railway stations are as unclean and crowded like in third world countries so it does not justify their high cost of ticket. I admit this is my first impression but I have met Asians in my office who after living in 4 years are contemplating moving back to India after i explained to them first impressions. They were actually more impressed with my life in Manila
I had much better first impression of Thailand, Philippines, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Macau or may be i had very high expectation of Germany and it did not come in as i thought or it could also be that you have not been to India, Thailand, Philippines and have no reference for comparison ??
I have also mentioned that people are way more honest, nicer than Indians, Filipinos....however, the elites screwing humanity is evident here also and deliberately making everyone middle class and travel by train etc. The price of gas and electricity is one of the highest in europe, due to cost of living it will surely take much more time for me to settle down and have fun than what i did in Philippines. Here. i need a car must.
for a comparison this is the home I'm living in now, just on top floor.
This was my place in Philippines and it has gym, sauna and lap swimming pool
I did not appreciate my life in manila nor in India, now i know what i missed.
LOL....Who the F&&k are you dude....are you king of the world? the master of the universe...who could just come into any thread and just say few words like kings of medieval times and everyone has to obey your command....don't utter your almighty gospels here, you are not the greatest gift to humanity...EXPLAIN....
I could have also said just like that...Germany is stupid, Germany is bad..Germany is great...few lines and that would be it....I don't consider myself so special nor i disrespect other members on their intelligence with few lines...
ok...I have small lines for you too now...
Get the f^^^k out of here...You are a brainless, self centered individual and a moron...grow some brain cells before we can talk like adults...saying everything as racist is like talking to a 5 year old, the easiest cope out ...do you really think i would be racist to my own kind and it would be then just diluting everything if one does not explain what one goes through while travelling.
If India and Philippines are so much better for you, why did you move to Germany, this is the question.
As you are obviously able to enjoy a superior living standard in Manila, why to move to Germany's industrial center area?
I mean, what did you expect in Germany? Did you not check it out before your departure from Asia? Is this the first time in Europe?
The income of ordinary people, comparing Germany with Philippines is now, considering GNI per capita, 14 times higher in Germany, Philippines is a poor country with millions of children living in the street - your income which what makes you maybe a rich person in India and Philippines is likely just an ordinary income within Western Europe.