The Best of Berlin
This Sun, Apr 22, is Record Store Day – your chance to both check out the new iteration of a Neukölln café-venue-Wohnzimmerkneipe, Rita Records, and grab a new compilation of local talent from the label of the same name. Let's lay down some wax! more
Apr 17, 2017 12:15 PM The Best of Berlin
This Friday, April 14, see Berlin legend Tom Tykwer's bisexual/polyamorous drama Drei at Moviemento in three languages – and for a good, queer cause to boot. more
Apr 11, 2017 12:30 PM The Best of Berlin
An uprooted piece of civil rights history or a conceptual art piece? Opening on April 8, The Rosa Parks House begs the question, exhibiting the civil right's leader's midcentury Detroit residence, dissembled and conveyed to Berlin via freighter. more
Apr 6, 2017 11:00 AM 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
How to get around ‒ green!
Our mini guide to fast, easy, low-emission transport in Berlin.
Where to stay
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Sprechen Sie Englisch?
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