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Best Gay Festivals in Berlin – the complete guide

Berlin is definitely this decade’s gay capital of Europe, taking over from Amsterdam a decade ago and despite the “heavy-weight” leather scene of Cologne, the biggest in Germany. It is only natural that the city also hosts the Best Gay Festivals! Diversity, freedom, tolerance and a certain “nonchalance” of Berliners, who don’t

10 Cool Berlin Souvenir ideas

Every time I have friends visiting from abroad or I am looking for cool gift ideas for friends, I always try to get them something either made in Berlin or at least designed here. But it is never easy to decide what to get. If you are just visiting or browing around your neighborhood looking for non mainstream Berlin souvenirs, you hit the

Berlin restaurants in hidden courtyards – a fun guide

Wether you are looking for lunch, brunch, coffee or dinner, there is a hidden courtyard for that. It is Berlin, after all. And a lot of what goes on in this town takes place away from the “street level”. Read on to discover our favorite such experiences! By now you know that we are absolutely in love with Berlin’s inner

Top things to do in Berlin for first-timers – Part II

So you are in Berlin for the first time and you had an amazing first day. You visited some of Berlin’s iconic sights and soaked in some of the History. Well, guess what, it will only get better with my selected tips on things to do in Berlin. I propose a second day away from the touristy areas. Maybe spend a day “like a local”

Berlin From Above – 14 Best Spots

I have an obsession for observing Berlin life. Usually I observe it at street level, however, every once in a while I like to climb up some of the city’s landmarks and watch life, the skyline, the architecture and feel the Berlin breeze from above. I live a fantasy and feel like I am walking in the shoes of one of the characters from the

BRLO Brewhouse Craft Beer Container Complex

BRLO (a loved local craft beer brand) had announced the construction of its first BRLO Brewhouse craft beer container complex last year and I got super excited about the overall concept. They started last summer with a popup biergarten and have now finalized the construction of the main brewhouse. So I paid them a visit this past weekend. BRLO
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