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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...

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...

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...

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...

On a budget? Here are Berlin’s best free activities – local style

Want to visit Berlin on a budget? Check out these free activities to do in Berlin: local style. Grill in the park Summers are short in Berlin ...

Street artists display their work in Berlin’s newest free museum: The Haus

It’s no secret Berlin is a street artist’s paradise. Now they’ve found a new playground: an 80-room expanse that was a bank in its former life current...

Ten Curious facts about the Berlin Wall — Part 3

And finally part three of the three part series sharing the most curious facts about the Berlin Wall… Check out Part 1 and Part 2 to get up to speed! ...

Celebrating 500 years of the Protestant Reformation in Berlin and Germany

It’s been 500 years since the Martin Luther sparked the Protestant Reformation in Germany. Way back in 1517, Luther, a priest and professor of theolo...

Ten Curious facts about the Berlin Wall — Part 2

Thus far we’ve learned a few interesting facts about the Berlin Wall in part 1: The Wall fell by mistake The Wall wasn’t constructed until 15 ...

5 Activities for English Speakers in Berlin

Just arrived in Berlin and haven’t had the chance to master your German yet? Only visiting for a weekend and want to do something besides the usual to...

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