Category: Lifestyle

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The Best Ways to Find Apartments in Berlin

As soon as “Berlin is grown but sexy” hit the airwaves, people from all over the world began to flock to the city. As a result, the price of apartments in Berlin are skyrocketing and finding a prime spot is super competitive. On top of that, scammers are taking advantage of the high demand by posting fake listings.  If you’re…

Break Through Berlin Winters

We are only at the halfway point (if we’re lucky) of the cold and cloudy winter weather in Berlin. The holidays are over and there’s no Christmas markets with sausages, waffles and Glühwein to look forward to. Now we are going to have to find ways to survive until the sun emerges in April.  We’ve got a few ways you can…

What to Look Forward to When the Temperature Drops

The sun is setting earlier, the clouds are rolling in, and the temperature has dropped. Which means: winter is coming. If you haven’t endured an infamous Berlin winter before – imagine yourself in an episode of The Walking Dead where the streets are completely empty except for the zombies making their way home from the club and everyone is scurrying…

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 Place That Has It All: RAW

There is no shortage of places to visit in Berlin on everyday of the week at any time. You can spend the entire weekend in most clubs (until Monday on holiday weekends), there are delicious places to eat that are open 24hrs (shoutout to all the döner shops), and of course, you’re never out of beer because many spätis never…

My Berlin Sabbatical

By: Serita Braxton When I originally visited Berlin, the city was so new, shiny, and free spirited that I fell in love after being here for less than 24 hours. After I moved, I discovered that there was a completely different lifestyle from the one I had in the US. People could wear whatever they wanted without feeling judged, there was a…