Frankfurt - Post Report Question and Answers

English-language newspapers and TV available? Cost?

Very cheap. - Apr 2012

Yes. Unitymedia is sole provider of cable, internet, etc. US$70-$90 per month for package. Can't order just internet, which is a hassle. - Mar 2012

TV - if you are on the consulate housing compound then you will have a number of options. I pay $100 a month for cable and internet though. - Oct 2011

Yes. Cost isn't too bad: 25/month for AFN. - Jul 2010

AFN on the compound. - Jul 2008

Yes, there is SKY, AFN, local German cable, etc. For consulate employees living on the compound satellite is out of reach due to restrictions. - Feb 2008

Stars and Stripes is about $1 per week delivered. - Jan 2008

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