The Best of Berlin
Shakespeare & Sons may have retreated to Friedrichshain, but even besides the excellent Saint George’s, there’s still hope for the many Prenzl’Bergers who can’t (or won’t) read German. Here are two new book shops for Anglophiles. more
Feb 23, 2017 2:30 PM The Best of Berlin
Have you ever sat down for an evening of your favourite porn and thought to yourself, “I can do that”? Get some oral practice in at Pornokaraoke, this Sat, Feb 4 at Prenzlauer Berg's Zum Starken August. more
Feb 2, 2017 2:00 PM The Best of Berlin
Whether you want to save the planet, some refugees or your abs, here's how to stick to your Berlin resolutions this year. more
Jan 5, 2017 11:45 AM The Best of Berlin
You can’t bring a camera to Berghain or Kit Kat Club – everyone knows that. But what about a sketchbook? Felix Scheinberger gives us another portrait of Berlin's nightlife (aside from our December issue) in his book "Hedo Berlin". more
Dec 12, 2016 3:00 PM The Best of Berlin
Sex and drugs abound in Berlin, but a free, non-judgmental space in which to talk (seriously) about them? There is now with Let's Talk About Sex and Drugs. The next one takes place on Nov 23, 19:00 at Baumhausbar. more
Nov 17, 2016 3:15 PM The Best of Berlin
Berlin's most famous "Brennpunkt" Kottbusser Tor isn't immune to gentrification and two coffee joints, Bonanza and The Visit, on Adalbertstraße illustrate that perfectly. But more coffee in this cold weather can't be bad, right? more
Nov 14, 2016 1:15 PM The Best of Berlin
Been to the newly renovated Zeiss Planetarium yet? It reopened at the tail-end of summer and with the weather taking a real dive, now may be the perfect time to look up – to the stars. Just polish up on your Kosmonautendeutsch. more
Oct 21, 2016 2:30 PM The Best of Berlin
Looking to spend a final sunny weekend out on Tempelhof but don't have the gear to make it the ultimate? Hase rental shop, metres away from the park, rents everything from guitars to picnic blankets to cameras to even sunglasses. You're now set! more
Sep 23, 2016 1:30 PM The Best of Berlin
Everybody hates a clown and maybe that's why the circus gets such a bad rap (that and the animal issues). The Berlin Circus Festival promises fun without almost none of that. Check it out on Tempelhofer Feld Aug 26-Sep 4. more
Aug 24, 2016 3:00 PM The Best of Berlin
How do you like your craft beer? American company Stone Brewery offers you IPAs with a side of arrogance, while German BRLO brings beer-food pairings to Kreuzberg. more
Jul 27, 2016 12:00 PM The Best of Berlin
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Sprechen Sie Englisch?
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