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In the German papers this week: Tesla factory for Berlin, new outcry against hostel renting from North Korea, thousands evacuated for WWII bomb, Trump rejects Berlin Wall gift, forestation plan for Tempelhofer Feld, and more! Read more

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In the German papers this week: Vexing and perplexing news stories from Berlin and beyond... Read more

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Townies and expat orphans, your moment has arrived! Jane Silver lays out your options for Christmas feasting, from goose to nachos. Read more

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Berlin's "Christmas Film Festival" revels in both the joy and the horror of the holidays, Dec 21-24 at Moviemento. Read more

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In the German papers this week: Vexing and perplexing news stories from Berlin and beyond... Read more

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Bookworm or not: if it’s a good read, it’s a good gift. We’ve rounded up some of Berlin’s best new books for under the tree. Read more

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The occult is back! Exberliner tracked down the Berliners behind the trend: from a DIY tarot reader to a real-life ghostbuster, from techie astrologers to an old-school fortuneteller and our devilish cover boy. Out now! Read more

The Advent season is upon us, and once again the multitude of Weihnachtsmärkte in Berlin is overwhelming! Rest assured, there's something for every taste. Here's our selection! Read more

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This Christmas, give the gift of candy produced in the middle of everyone’s favourite hipster Bezirk. Read more

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Walter Crasshole on why those who stay in Berlin over the holidays have the gayest time of all. Read more

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Alternative? Berlin's got alternative in spades. What do you do when you want to go the traditional Christmas route this Advent season? Not to worry, here are seven that keep the spirit (more or less) alive. Read more

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Forget kids – what are you gonna get your dog for Christmas? From December 9-10, head to Grunewald for the latest in chic leashes and organic treats. Plus a poodle show! Read more

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OUT NOW! Packed full of harmless foul-mouthed fun, but A BAD MOMS CHRISTMAS doesn't quite sparkle. Read more

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How should we respond to the Breitscheidplatz attack? The same way we respond to any other crime, not by attacking Merkel and her refugee policy. Seymour makes the case for reason. Read more

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Not been to the ballet yet? Why not start with its most accessible of all Christmas ballets... Playing at the Deutsche Oper, the Nacho Duato and Staatsballett’s new version of The Nutcracker is Berlin's most opulent yet. Read more

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Can't be bothered to cook this Christmas? Exberliner has got your goose (and other goodies) with a list of restaurants welcoming guests with seasonal cheer this December 24, 25 and 26. Read more

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Seven gift ideas to indulge the hipster granny in you… or your loved ones! Read more

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Berlin has dozens of holiday markets, but which ones are actually worth a visit? Here are six that stand out. Read more

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You're never gonna beat the racists by saying that Mary and Joseph and baby Jesus were refugees (they weren't anyway). As every real Christian knows, there's only one thing that can win our hearts at Christmas: money. Read more

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INTERVIEW. Spend this year’s holidays with Einstürzende Neubauten leader Bargeld at Radialsystem V as his band performs Lament, a set of original compositions, covers and reworks marking 100 years since the beginning of World War I. Read more

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