Men on Dating Apps: Tips From a Guy Who Cracked the Algorithm

A breakup is always nasty. Especially when you are the one who gets rejected. On December 25th doctors diagnosed me with an autoimmune disease (AID). I lost my thumb nails, hair curls and my girlfriend. Before my diagnosis, I used to be an event manager, a start-up dude, healthy, pretty, tall, tattooed, a good cook and had plenty of other…

Decoding Dating in Berlin

When I first moved to Berlin a guy once said to me, “If you’re looking for a serious relationship, you’ve moved to the wrong city.” At the time I didn’t understand the extent of the dire dating situation here but after two years of experiencing and talking about dating in Berlin – I realize he wasn’t wrong. Whenever I bring…

Berlin Spots for #GrlPwr

There’s nothing like spending time with friends or hearing inspiring stories from new people to brighten your day. In the search for new gal pals or networking events you may have tried a bunch of meet-ups in Berlin only to leave hearing “We should hangout” but still no real connections. There are groups and organizations that have established themselves in…

Naked and Not Afraid in Berlin

Whether it’s your local park or far away lakes you’ll see people of all ages strip down to nothing in order to enjoy the sun on their skin. It’s as much apart of the culture here as drinking beers all day and having cigarette smoke blown in your face everywhere you go. If you come from a conservative place (or…

The Berlin Freelance Hustle

According to predictions, half of the workforce in the US will be freelancers by 2027. That shift is already evident in Berlin, with the rising number of freelancers and startups arriving in the city, and the highest number of self-employed workers in all of Germany. Maybe you’ve decided to make Berlin your home and want to go the independent route as…

Men on Dating Apps: Crude Conversations

When I asked a guy what a line in his dating profile meant and he replied, “Would like to see you sitting on my face in 1 hour tops,” I knew that men on dating apps in Berlin needed some help with their conversational skills. There is an entire Instagram page dedicated to how cringeworthy, outrageous, and ridiculous these kind of messages…

New Arrivals in Berlin

Are you a new arrival who decided to wing your move to Berlin? Or have you spent several hours scouring the internet for a starting point for your move to Berlin with no luck? We’re here to help. You’ve read about the struggles of getting a visa but there’s so much more you’ll have to take care of in order…