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The weird, colourful postmodern U-Bahn stations of Berlin

No architect shaped the face of Berlin's U-Bahn more than Rainer G. Rümmler. But are these postmodern […]

Tuesday 27, June

Fallen trees, flooded streets: Heavy rains hit Berlin

Violent rains tore through Berlin on Monday afternoon, flooding the streets and bringing down trees.

Wednesday 31, May

Man is electrocuted after passengers climb onto U-Bahn tracks

The U8 train had been waiting on the tracks between Kottbusser Tor and Moritzplatz when some passengers […]


Update: Train strike called off (for now)

The planned train strike for Monday and Tuesday has been called off. Berlin's S-Bahn will be running […]


Stop the train: The U-Bahn characters who make you want to bail

It's not just the U8, all of Berlin's U-Bahn provides a host of quirky characters. These are […]

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Rhythm and regulation: The highs and lows of busking in Berlin

Despite a host of rules and regulations on busking, Berlin's street musicians can provide moments of real […]


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