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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...

Visiting Berlin’s Museum Island

It’s one of Berlin’s most famous locations, granted a UNESCO National Heritage Site in 1999 and designed to be “a sanctuary of art and science”. We’re...

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...

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