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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...

Berlin’s Techno Grandpa still partying hard

You’ve heard of Berghain, Watergate, Tresor and Week End. But do you know Bernhard Enste? Probably not. Dubbed Berlin’s Techno Grandpa this 68 year ol...

Ten Curious facts about the Berlin Wall — Part 1

The Berlin Wall is one of the world’s most famous, well, walls … It stood for nearly 30 years, dividing East and West Berlin and remains an iconi...

Exploring the best Berlin flea markets — Part 1

What’s better than getting a great deal on a super cool, unique item? Uhm, not much! Whether you’re looking for a work of art directly from the artist...

It’s going to rain tequila at Berlin’s Urban Spree

A cloud filled with tequila? Where do we sign up? It’s raining tequila in Berlin In an effort to lure Germans to Mexico, the Mexican Tourist Board t...

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