We wanted to explore Hackeschermarkt after hearing from friends that they have some really lovely shops in the courtyards areas of the apartment buildings. The courtyards of Hackeschermarkt are famous . . .
As part of our Grunewald tour in the WIB First Steps in Berlin Group, we visited the luxury interior design shop, Villa Harteneck. I absolutely love the casual but oh-so-luxe look, so this visit was . . .
When we leave our country or region, one of the things that we miss most is the food. Don't you agree? I've been in Asia all my life and my stay in jakarta and the travelling that we did in Asia has . . .
One of my sources of great joy here in Berlin is being able to buy flowers and plants. They are beautiful, cheap and abundant. Every street seems to have a flower shop. We can buy flowers for as cheap . . .
Here is another bargain-hunting find in Berlin! It's TJ MAXX under a slightly differen't name. So if you are looking for a branded item for a much cheaper price or a quality investment piece, this is . . .
"It's a store by the same company that owns H&M but totally different style, more European street style than trendy." This is how Deepa of Currystrumpet first described & Other Stories to me, . . .
Berlin has many Flea Market son weekends, so after cheap 5 Euro brunch buffet nearby, we checked out the Boxhagener Platz Flea Market. There were many old chairs, picture frames, bikes, lighting, . . .
I've only been to a few Berlin markets, but so far my favorite is the Winterfeldtplatz Farmers Market. We usually go on Saturdays but it is also open on Wednesdays. I once saw on TV someone . . .
One thing that is definitely cheaper for us in Berlin than Jakarta is the clothes. Seriously! One would think that clothes will be cheaper in Indonesia, where a lot of the factories are, but for an . . .