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11.12.2015

Winter Fun in Berlin


The summer season in Berlin is definitely the more popular time to visit for tourists. Much more relaxed and with the Christmas spirit you should visit the city during the colder months, with fewer crowds naturally making for a more pleasant experience. With the first snowfall sledding, tobogganing and Ice skating are common here, which adults and kids adore. Snowfalls are a novelty, especially for foreigners, for whom white, snowy read more…

 
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24.06.2015

Boxhagener Platz Flea Market


Ready to find some wonderful, junky treasures? Explore the Saturday Boxhagener Platz Flea Market in Friedrichshain and find the coolest and kookiest items! Located in Friedrichshain, this trendy area is full of hip restaurants, music, and just all kinds of other cool and kooky stuff. Photo by La Citta Vita via Flickr Creative Commons

 
borought
17.05.2015

Buroughs of Berlin


In a city of 3.4 million inhabitants and 12 buroughs (bezirke), where you live is a good indicator of your social identity, alignments and affiliations. Photograph by Seb via Flickr Creative Commons   The popular districts of Charlottenberg, Wilmersdorf, and Tiergarten are mostly comprised of the crème de la crème of the Berlin society, including business bigwigs, city celebrities, and international V.I.P.’s.   Photograph by Olly via Flickr Creative Commons read more…

 
graffitisights
17.05.2015

Berlin’s Best Graffiti Sights


“Berlinermauer” by Noir at the German language Wikipedia. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons Berlin has a plethora of historic and awe-inspiring must-see sights like the Berlin Wall, the Reichstag, the TV Tower, and the Brandenburg Gate. But one thing that travelers and even locals shouldn’t miss–and what Berlin is also most famous for–are its insanely awesome graffiti pieces. The city’s graffiti scene is one of the best read more…