Saturday, 25. February 2017

culture

Mindfulness: What is it and where to practice in Berlin?

"Mindfulness". It’s a buzzword that’s making its way into mainstream media all throughout the world. And it’s not just for those tree-hugging earthy t...

10 Interesting facts about the GDR (Part 1)

It’s no secret that life in East Berlin was much different than the more liberal counterpart on the west. Although the Wall fell more than 25 years ag...

Don’t miss the upcoming Berlin Independent Film Festival!

The Berlin International Film Festival, also known as Berlinale, is the city’s most glamorous even, attracting the world’s elite of the film industry....

A Sad Truth: Hitler sells

A new exhibit recently opened in Berlin giving visitors the chance to experience a life-size model of the bunker in which Hitler killed himself in 194...

“Damascus in Exile”: Bringing together Syrian and German artists

Earlier this year we wrote a feature on the “Multaqa” project – an initiative in Berlin that trained refugees as tour guides in a few of the city’s ma...

Berlin exhibit shows Hitler’s bunker where he spent his last days

When the official copyright of Hitler’s Mein Kampf expired in 2015, the possibility that the book would be legally circulated in its original format b...

Tehran Art exhibit in Berlin cancelled

After much anticipation and confusion, the Tehran Art exhibition planned as collaboration between Berlin’s Portrait Gallery (Berliner Gemäldegalerie) ...

Survey says: Berlin one of the best places to be LGBT and single

Berlin has been named one of the best cities to LGBT and single. According to a survey by GayCities, more than tens of thousands of voters throug...

Learning from the neighbors: Berlin to legalize cannabis coffee shops?

Germany’s capital city may soon follow in the footsteps of its neighbor to the west. While the legalization of “cannabis coffee shops” in the Netherla...

Berlin through the eyes of cinematographer Alex Soloviev

Have you ever seen a work of art and was just awestruck? That was our first impression of the short videos created by Russian-born cinematographer Al...

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