The Ministry for State Security or the Stasi, the GDR's Secret Police is something that is always mentioned in any material about that time. I know about it from what I've seen and heard in a general . . .
For many people the oddly shaped, very modern Humboltbox offends their sense of sight because it is like a sore thumb sticking out in the middle of the very beautiful old buildings in Museum Insel. I . . .
I was surprised and happy to learn that there is a Filipino restaurant in Berlin. It's called Pan. Pan is Filipino for bread (similar to Spanish) but I am not sure if they called it pan meaning bread . . .
I am really excited because my best friend, Jenn is planning to visit me in Berlin. And we are trying to plan it together with a girls trip to Paris. It's so exciting. I am sure it will be epic! She . . .
My friend Alex said that International Greenweek Berlin is like taking a world tour in one place. And after I went around, I totally agree! It's definitely worth the entrance fee... French Champagne . . .
I had a unique dining experience when we arrived in Berlin. We were looking for nice affordable place to go and stumbled into Vapiano which is right beside Concorde Hotel in shopping boulevard, . . .
I love Berlin because of the diversity of people, cultures and cuisines that I encounter. Every time I go out, it seems I am learning something new, not just about Germany and the Deutsch whom I . . .
Our first experience of breakfast in Berlin was a memorable one. We headed down from our room at the Concorde Hotel to the buffet breakfast area and I loved not only the food but also the simple yet . . .
Buying a real Christmas Tree for the first time was not as smooth sailing as we thought it would be, especially because we were on a tight budget and we don't have a car. I asked several Germans for . . .
When we first arrived in Berlin we were able to stay in a hotel for one week. We were very fortunate to be able to stay at the lovely Concorde Hotel in Ku'damm which is an amazing location. It is in . . .