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Food special! From sustainable restaurants to local farms, from Japanese haute cuisine to 2019's big shifts on the delivery market: we survey the year's trends, check out museum cafés, meet foodie influencers and recommend tasty gifts. Out now! Read more

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Thirty years after the Fall of the Wall, what's left of the GDR? We speak to our Ossi neighbours, find the best spots to live the East Berlin life today - and the design, fashion and football icons that have survived the Wende! Out now! Read more

Features

From Gastarbeiter to expats, from Kbeauty to Kpop: Welcome to Berlin's Korea town! Meet the Haupstadt's Korean nurses and notaries, the jet setting creatives and kimchi royalty, find out where to get your Korean food, film, fashion and more. Out now! Read more

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With the next races taking place on Sep 14, our reporter spends a day at Germany's largest horse racing track to discover more about one of Berlin's oldest pastimes. Read more

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Berlin's Gay Pride aka CSD is this Sat (Jul 27), celebrating 50 years of Stonewall, but if you're over the big one, there are plenty of alternatives that represent the spirit of the original Stonewall. Here's our top tips for a different CSD. Read more

What's On

In the German papers this week: Heatwaves and forest fires, scooter drivers – naked and clothed, drug testing your pills in the clubs and more... Read more

Zeitgeist

No Shit! Exberliner turns 17! Celebrate with Exberliner on June 7 at ACUD Macht Neu! Read more

Drugs, sex and 24-hour hedonism are all great, but what about Berlin clubs’ carbon footprint? Could the nightlife scene lead the way towards a sustainable future? Read more

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Christmas dinner

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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

Food & Drink

Ava Johnson on Puschenfest and diversity – or lack thereof – in indie today. Read more

Opinion

All Berlin's cool kids are selling their soul to Porsche this month. Worth it? Ava Johnson investigates. Read more

Opinion 1 Comments

Back to school! Here's our 13-page special on learning in Berlin with a guide to bilingual education, Germany's failing integration concept and coming out as trans in school. Also: prepping for the end, writing workshops, Chilly Gonzales and more... Read more

Miller beer, bratwurst and DJ Big Baer: Ava Johnson and The Gay Berliner step out for "Pink Tuesday" at the German-American Folk Festival in Mariendorf. Read more

Opinion

Is Berlin's favourite Canadian expat still relevant in 2018? Ava Johnson went to Sunday's performance art event to find out. Read more

Opinion

Summer is here! Check out our guides to the creamiest vegan gelato, the best and worst bike-sharing schemes and hot summer reads. Plus: The new faces of Spandau, krays in Tiergarten, allergy attacks and more... on newsstands now! Read more

From slow jams to smell-o-vision, what you missed at this year's Torstraßen Festival. Read more

Opinion

Five thousand Berlin indie kids and a smattering of Brandenburg bros. No phone reception. No electricity. What happens next? Read more

Opinion

How to tackle one of Berlin's most pressing problems? Why, with the help of a multinational beverage corporation, of course! Which has the added benefit of free drinks. Read more

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Ava Johnson

Avocado Johnson on the La Mifa supper club and the hidden world of food press events. Read more

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Missed out on a pair of coveted BVG/Adidas trainers early this year? Exberliner have something better. Our own exclusive trainers with the best benefits in town. Read more

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