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 . . .
There is this small Italian Restaurant near Ku'damm that has intrigued us for a while now because it looks so quaint, cozy and is always bustling with people enjoying a relaxed meal. We decided to . . .
Many Weihnachtsmarkt or Christmas Markets are closed after December 26 but there are some Christmas Markets that are still open like Gendarmenmarkt, which we went to last night. I went there before . . .
For December the Group Leaders of First Steps in Berlin (an activity group within the Willkommen in Berlin) decided to take us to their favorite traditional German Christmas Market in Schloss . . .
When we first arrived in Berlin, I was really intimidated by the transport system. All my life I've lived in cities where it was "better" to drive rather than use the public transport system. In . . .
Though it's technically still fall in Berlin, it feels like winter is to me. This week it's been going below zero and and we've been trying to adapt by following some heat saving tips (will post them . . .
This is one of my favourite Berlin Finds and a must visit for any chocolate lover in Berlin. This place was awarded Best Chocolate Specialty Shop in Germany 2012. With the fine selection of chocolate, . . .
Diplo Dog was quite sick last week and we had some sleepless nights and it wasn't pleasant at all (I won't bother you with the gross details). I took Diplo Dog to this clinic near the embassy and I . . .