Outdoor activities for young kids in Berlin

Visiting Berlin with your children? Not sure how to explore the city while still making it fun for them? Check out our three-part list of kid-friendly...

Renting in Berlin? – here are some tips!

Renting in Berlin? Well get ready for a long-haul apartment search. Especially in the big cities such as Munich, Berlin and Hamburg housing is competi...

Miraculous Berlin Wall escapes (Part 1)

The Berlin Wall first went up in August 1961, after a record number of East Germans crossed over onto the Western side. The wall stayed for nearly thr...

Too Good To Go – The App cutting food waste

Ever thought about how much food you actually waste? Food that was purchased at the grocery store and went bad? Food at restaurants you couldn’t finis...

Hostel owned by North Korea to close in Berlin?

Did you know that none other than the North Korean government owns the popular City Hostel Berlin? Located in a relatively anonymous warehouse-style b...

Could Unter den Linden become car free?

Livability. Walkability. These are two terms popping up more and more in urban planning as more people move to cities and we’re faced with the increas...

Berlin’s best World War II & Cold War free activities

Looking to learn a bit more about World War II and the Cold War in Berlin? Are you on a budget? Check out these six free activities to see in Berlin. ...

Historic, chic, creative and totally cool – check out Berlin’s Scheunenviertel

Want to explore one of Berlin’s oldest and more interesting neighborhoods? Head to the Scheunenviertel! A neighborhood of transformations  The Sch...

The future for British citizens in Berlin via the Local

As the infamous Brexit vote, Brits living abroad have been in angst over the future of their residency. The Local got in touch with British Ambassador...

Best free architecture and cultural activities in Berlin

Want to get a sense of Berlin’s art, architecture and culture scene without paying the hefty admission fees? Check out these six free architectural an...