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Best carrot cake in Berlin – 2019

Carrot cake has become a dessert staple in nine out of ten cafés in Berlin. And this is not at all a complaint: we absolutely love carrot cake! The carrots mixed into the spiced, nutty batter, topped with white cream cheese frosting make it an all time favorite. Though it’s not a German creation (it’s said to have originated in England during

Lausebengel: Berliner “tapas” in Kreuzberg

It’s a fact: Nine out of ten Berliner restauranteurs would love to have a business in the beautiful Graefkiez. And the Kreuzberg’s neighborhood, an oasis between hectic Kottbuser Tor and buzzing Hermannplatz, has a new resident: the food bar Lausebengel. Photo: Max Tschöpe  The Speisekneipe is run by three friends, that go back to

Who designs Berlin: tom àdam

People from all over the world are attracted by the energy that Berlin generates. More than simply the German capital, Berlin is a special place for many creatives who visit the city and then decide to move and work here, making the city more diverse, colorful and -definitely – cooler. This time we want to introduce you another brand that

Fire Tiger – best Asian food in the party mile

Partying and food are rarely a successful pas de deux. It’s virtually impossible to find good food in party hubs like the RAW area, specially in the evening, when all the nice cafés in Friedrichshain are already closed. Luckily, next to Berlin’s infamous Ballermann, just a few steps away from the S-Bahn Station Warschauer Strasse, the

The top 3 can’t-miss Austrian pastries in Berlin

Austria has a long – and delicious – tradition of patisseries that spread all over the world the last few centuries. Austrian sweets were influenced by Central European cuisine under the former Austro-Hungarian Empire. Many believe that the proximity to the Ottoman Empire, with its unfailing sweet tooth, is what gave the Austrian

Gallery Weekend 2019: 5 must-see art shows

The last weekend of April is one of the most awaited for the art lovers: it’s time for the Gallery Weekend! From April 25th through the 28th, institutions, galleries, artists, collectors and other project spaces collaborate to create one of the most exciting art events of the year in Berlin. There is just so much going on that you need a
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