2015

NYC gave me an existential crisis because it’ really loud

I went to NYC for a couple of days to visit a friend. I was too lazy to form a coherent text or give any recommendations other than "eat pizza and fish tacos"; I didn't do much, either. So here are my confused ramblings.
15 Dec ’15 by Sara Travel

Zenkichi Berlin: Japanese Fine Dining

The Japanese Brasserie Zenkichi, an import from New York and Tokio, has an 8-course tasting menu to die for, or, in my case, to stay alive for.
11 Dec ’15 by Sara Food

Rixdorf Christmas Market

Personally, I don't like Christmas markets. But this one is kinda pretty, so I visited with friends. I don't like things.
7 Dec ’15 by Sara Events

How To Help Refugees in Berlin (Winter 2015)

Even months after our first blog post on how to help refugees, the situation in Berlin is still a catastrophe. With freezing temperatures approaching, we decided to update our list on how to help refugees.
3 Dec ’15 by Sara Community

Fleischfabrik in Lichtenberg

The old Fleischfabrik in Lichtenberg, as we figured out later, is decaying slowly. Many street artists have perpetuated the places with their names and artworks, and a Sunday afternoon stroll yielded pictures and thoughts on the matter.
20 Nov ’15 by Sara Places

Stasimuseum Berlin

The Stasimuseum of Berlin depicts the history and downfall of the GDR in a very authentic setting: the headquarters of the former Ministry of State Security of the GDR.
16 Nov ’15 by Sara Architecture, Places

Fresh Parsnip: Vegan, Healthy Delivery

Fresh Parsnip is a so called "Eierlegende Wollmilchsau": it's a healthy, vegan and gluten-free delivery service that sources its produce right from a next door farming project. We tested the cooking alternative. Edit 2016: Fresh Parsnip have somewhat changed their programs and offers, so check out their website for up-to-date news.
13 Nov ’15 by Sara Food, Making Berlin

Taking an extensive walk through the gay center of Schöneberg

Schöneberg is a blank spot on the map for me, so Fousieh took me out on an autumn walk through one of her favorite districts of Berlin. The weather was grumpy and the mood was eerie, just like Schöneberg kinda is.
10 Nov ’15 by Sara Architecture, Street Life

The Definite Berlin To-Do List

Here are a few things you can do on your trip to experience Berlins unique character.
28 Oct ’15 by Sara Other

The Vacancy: A “Berlin Experience”?

The Vacancy was an exhibition that ran til October 2015 as part of a joint venture between ZeitMagazin and Galerie Crone. It was displayed in an old, rundown hotel before constructions work continued in the building.
26 Oct ’15 by Sara Places

The best things to do in Lisbon

There are many to do lists for Lisbon out there, but if you're looking for the MUST DOs while in Lisbon, I think this here covers it!
23 Oct ’15 by Sara Travel

Festival of Lights 2015

So much money, so much light: Berlin was illuminated by spectacular light-shows, although most of them were so tacky it still hurts me one year later.
20 Oct ’15 by Sara Events

Copenhagen: The Things I Loved

Our travel author Fousieh went to Copenhagen and loved it. She'll tell you why!
19 Oct ’15 by Fousieh Travel

Chicha Ceviche finally brings the Peruvian fish speciality to Kreuzberg

For better or worse (at least in terms of my obession), a new CEVICHE speciality restaurant opened up in my neighborhood.
19 Oct ’15 by Sara Food