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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

Zeitgeist

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

Opinion

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Ava Johnson

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

Opinion 1 Comments

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

Features

Will Potsdamer Straße ever be a nightlife drag? Right now, Berlin scenester Lena Braun is reclaiming what she sees as the street’s rightful legacy with her new "miniature cabaret", Barbiche. Read more

Insider Tips

Put your gentrifying guilt aside and embed yourself in the Berlin-Bosphorus connection at the neighbourhood’s newest live music venue. An offshoot of the Istanbul alternative club Arkaoda opened on Karl-Marx-Platz in January. Read more

Insider Tips

INTERVIEW. Arrests, stalking and public humiliation – this is is the reality of queer life in Egypt. Berliners take a stand Sat, Jan 27, 20:00 at Zur wilden Renate. Alexander Molyneux-Berry explains the situation in his former home. Read more

Concerts & Parties

Make the most out of the long weekend with five days' worth of frights, freaks, tricks and treats. Read more

Concerts & Parties

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