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Ohne Frage Toll
Ohne Frage Toll

Thursday, April 30, 2009

This treasure trove of a shop is jam packed with goodies from the ‘60s and ‘70s, with a decidedly Ost Berlin twist – vintage clothing and shoes, an oddball collection of furnishings and knick-knacks (cool lamps, an alligator-head purse, bright orange shampoo bottles), as well as a wide assortment of gloves, belts, scarves and ties.

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Hasir
Hasir

Thursday, April 23, 2009

You can get a cheap Döner sandwich on almost every corner of Berlin, but for a really special Turkish meal head to Hasir.

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Prater
Prater

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

The chestnut trees are blooming, and there's no better way to celebrate Spring than with a mug of Pils (pilsner) or Dunkel (dark beer) under the blossoms and fresh new leaves at Prater, Berlin's oldest and deservedly most famous beer garden.

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Ralf Hiemisch Alexandertechnique
Ralf Hiemisch Alexandertechnique

Friday, April 17, 2009

The Alexander Technique is a technique of body re-education which is often effective in alleviating back pain. It is learned one on one, and there are many good Alexander Technique teachers who call Berlin their home.

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Temporäre Kunsthalle: Shadowbox
Temporäre Kunsthalle: Shadowbox

Thursday, April 9, 2009

The great incongruous “white cube” at Schlossplatz (now sky blue with digitalized clouds, by Austrian artist Gerwald Rockenschaub) is not a whimsical freighter container: it’s the Temporäre Kunsthalle, a temporary space for contemporary art.

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Haus der Kulturen der Welt: Pictopia
Haus der Kulturen der Welt: Pictopia

Thursday, April 2, 2009

An exhibition at the spaceship-like Haus der Kulturen der Welt (House of World Cultures) embraces the new explosion of graphically pared-down yet bright-eyed pictograms that has spread across digital media, advertising, fashion and art.

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Café Gorki Park
Café Gorki Park

Monday, March 30, 2009

The Russians may have left East Berlin, but you can still get a taste – Café Gorki Park, named after the famous Moscow park, is a stylishly relaxed and comfortable café with beautiful fabric wallpaper, beloved by a fashionable Mitte crowd.

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Jewish Museum
Jewish Museum

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

The Jewish Museum, a Berlin architectural highlight designed by Daniel Liebeskind, covers two millenia of Jewish history in a stunning zig-zag of a building.

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Museum of Technology
Museum of Technology

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

The wildly underappreciated Museum of Technology (Deutsches Technikmuseum) is one of Berlin’s best museums, and not only for kids and tech geeks.

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Neugrüns Köche
Neugrüns Köche

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Dinner at Neugrüns Köche is an exquisite pleasure – perfect food in a comfortable, friendly and unpretentious environment.

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