When visiting Berlin or any other place with a foreign language, it's very important to learn the phrase "I'm so sorry, do you speak English" in the local tongue, because it is considered very rude to . . .
Christmas Eve or 24 December is when Germans celebrate Christmas, so the afternoon and evening of the 24th is when the city is on lockdown. This is the time to visit family, baked Christmas cookies, . . .
I've gotten asked by two separate people, about what to do in Berlin in the Winter. My initial answer is always: CHRISTMAS MARKETS! These are original to Germany, where the tradition of the Christmas . . .
If you are travelling or moving to Berlin and are looking for an affordable place to stay in the heart of Kurfürstendamm, this might be the place for you. We stayed here for 2 weeks in 2013 while we . . .
If you are looking for Spanish, Portuguese, Mexican and other Latin American products, Super Iberico near Kochstrasse is the place to go. We decided it was a place worth commuting to, even if it's . . .
I am happy to say that after so long there is now another Filipino restaurant her in Berlin. In the past it was only Pan in Prenzlauerberg, but now we have Pinoy in Charlottenburg. The location is . . .
During the Berlin Bazaar, one booth in particular caught my eye. From a far, I wasn't sure what she was selling and when I looked closer, I realised she was selling wearable art. Lilian Syrigou . . .
The Berlin Zoo in Tiergarten is not only a beautifully designed Zoo and a great way to spend a beautiful Berlin day, but it also has a really interesting history and has quite a few distinctions. As . . .
Though a bit touristy, the biggest chocolaterie in the world is still an amazing place to go for chocolate lovers. Fassbender and Rausch (pronounced raush, with the au having the same sound as ou . . .
There are many walking tours of Berlin, from your usual tours to pub crawls and the underground clubbing scene. One tour that I can recommend for people who are interested in street art and . . .