What many visitors from Asia don't expect is that everything is closed on Sundays in Berlin, except for the following ChurchesSome RestaurantsSome FloristsHotel Restaurants - like Neni . . .
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, bake 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 . . .
There comes a time when you get invited to a black tie event. What does black tie mean? Tuxedos for menLong gowns for women They adhere to this more strictly in Europe. This day came for me last . . .
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 . . .