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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

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In the German papers this week: Rainstorms disrupt traffic, BER faces security test, shoppers move downtown, the city counts its homeless 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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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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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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Wondering what Berlin's start-ups are actually producing? Or just nostalgic for the Skymall catalogue? Either way, the Start-Up Guide Store is for you. Read more

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Need to get away from Berlin’s big-city bedlam, but don’t have have the time (or dime) to go far? Even if you’ve already visited Schloss Sanssouci and its Prussian-era ilk, Brandenburg’s genteel capital is still worth the zone C ticket. Read more

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January's now over and you still haven't started working on your resolutions? If one of them had to do with getting that art off the shelves and onto the wall, Frameworks Berlin has has got you covered. Read more

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Part vintage stationery shop, part creative research lab, Inkwell, laden with old-timey office supplies, is an object-interface through which we can access the pre-digital workspace – only available for your perusal through October 15. Read more

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You've been to Köpenick already, now it's time to check out Wedding! Spend these precious last days of summer exploring the indie locales in Berlin's perpetually on-the-verge hood. Read more

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Campfire-scented incense is not the usual essential you'd pop down to the drugstore for but Hallesches Haus is offering just that kind of "necessity" and more for feeling like you're roughing it while staying in Berlin. Read more

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Christmas is just around the corner! Show some hometown pride this season and give your loved ones something that just screams Berlin, from Aldi action figures to club stench in a bauble to a GDR boardgame for some family fun. Read more

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Xmas is around the corner, and Berlin's many shopping malls are buzzing. But why was the new Mall of Berlin opened? Were sinister forces at work? John Riceburg has a theory... Read more

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Looking to escape Berlin over the holidays? Here are our tips for places to go to in Berlin to prepare for your trip out of town, from coats to maps to getting your bod prepared for your packed schedule. Read more

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If you've got some time and extra containers on hand, Original Unverpackt is your one-stop shop for bins of health-food-esque dry goods and toiletries on tap. The majority of their products are bio and local, so your green fix is guaranteed. Read more

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After a year of construction and frustration, the Leinestraße and Hermannstraße U-Bahn stations are back in action! Here's where to go in the area, now that you can go there again. Read more

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What's happening to the sex industry in Charlottenburg? Maggie Spooner investigates. Read more

Opinion

The retail monster is actively trying to destroy publishing in Germany and everywhere else. It's time to pull the plug, says Gris. Read more

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Bikini Berlin finally opened, but does its nomenclature translate into sexy, cool and a very Berlin shopping experience? Or is it just another in the long Boulevard of Broken Lifestyle Schemes? Read more

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Gone is the time and reason Budapester Straße's new concept mall, Bikini Berlin, got its name. Maggie thinks it's time Berliners come up with something more appropriate for the privilege of purchasing lifestyle now there. Read more

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