Places

There are some fantastic, wildly unusual and overwhelmingly creative spaces and places in Berlin. Whether it’s a restaurant or a secret hideout for a romantic picknick, we love strolling around our little Metropolis to find fresh places with an exciting story.

Fontane Therme Neuruppin: Spa, Pools & Saunas in Brandenburg

Berlin can be tough in the muddy months. The Fontane Therme Neuruppin in Brandenburg are a perfect day spa to escape to.
22 Nov ’16 by Sara Places, Travel

JOHN REED is the first gym that is also a music club

John Reed is the first fitness club with a live music booking. We took a first look through the gym at the opening in the Gesundbrunnen franchise.
16 Nov ’16 by Sara Other, Places

Taborkirche: Art, Music & Religion

The role of an Evangelical church community in the Wrangelkiez.
3 Nov ’16 by Sara Community, Places

French elegance and urban sophistication at the Sofitel Kudamm

The Sofitel on Kudamm is perfect for families and businesspeople who want to be right in the middle of an urban Westberlin experience! Read my full and honest review of the 5-star-hotel.
1 Nov ’16 by Sara Places, Travel

Panama Restaurant: Fine Dreaming on Potsdamer Straße

The Panama restaurant on Potsdamer Straße is like a soothing bath in a crystal clear lagoon: wild, exotic, and like a wonderful dream.
26 Oct ’16 by Sara Food, Places

Summer at Pfaueninsel

The Pfaueninsel is worth at trip at any time of the year for a leisurely walk, a nice picnic, no traffic and some peacocks for garnish. Not actual garnish. tl;dr: this island was once a brothel LOL j/k
14 Jul ’16 by Sara Places

Naturkundemuseum Berlin: A Field Trip

I wanted to see the T-Rex on a Saturday afternoon, and, to quote GOB, "I made a big mistake". Except it was kinda cool and I was able to push over at least 3 annoying brats without being noticed.
25 Jan ’16 by Sara Places

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

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 Bundestag Berlin

One of the most visited landmarks in Germany: the National Parliament of the Bundesrepublik, the Bundestag in Berlin.
8 Sep ’15 by Sara Architecture, Places

Club Doors: Day & Night 2015

Clubs: hotspots by night and invisible by day. Our series of Club Doors by day from 2011 is returning with a thorough update that actually resembles an inventory list.
29 Jul ’15 by Sara Places

The Zoo-Aquarium Berlin

A review to a visit to the Berliner Zoo-Aquarium, a place that could be magically romantic, but is mostly an exercise in dodging middle schoolers during their field trip.
23 Mar ’15 by Sara Places

Neukölln: Vintage Shopping

Vintage shopping in is pretty much the only quality shopping you can do in Neukölln. Indulge in Lucas list of favorites.
18 Feb ’15 by Luca Places