11 Local-Approved Berlin Autumn Activities

11 Local-Approved Berlin Autumn Activities

Live Your Best Berlin Autumn with These 11 Fantastic Fall Activities While spring (aka Berlin's cherry blossom season) is my absolute favourite time of the year, fall is a close second. There's something so special about Berlin autumn: firey ivy clinging to red-brick buildings, crunchy leaves underfoot, sipping a hot beverage in a cozy cafe, and [...]

Where to Go Camping in Brandenburg: Discover 3 Idyllic Spots

Where to Go Camping in Brandenburg: Discover 3 Idyllic Spots

This is a guest post by Christine, a Berlin-based blogger who writes about active, adventurous, and authentic travel in Germany. In this article, she kindly shares her knowledge on where to go camping in Brandenburg with the Berlin & Around community. For more hiking and adventure travel tips, check out her blog, Chris-Crossing Germany. Discover Where [...]

Know Your Rights: Understanding Unemployment Benefits in Germany in 2021

Know Your Rights: Understanding Unemployment Benefits in Germany in 2021

How to Successfully Navigate Unemployment Benefits in Germany as a Foreigner in 2021 Are you thinking about quitting your job or were you recently let go? Now is the time to get familiar with unemployment benefits in Germany. Germany has a generous support program for the unemployed, which can be a saving grace if you [...]

7 Flat Whites To Try in Berlin: the Musts for Third-Wave Coffee Lovers

7 Flat Whites To Try in Berlin: the Musts for Third-Wave Coffee Lovers

Coffee Lovers, Don't Miss These 7 Flat Whites to Try in Berlin This is a guest post by Natalie, recently featured in my Berlin Expats series. Natalie is the California-born and Berlin-based blogger behind Natalie Etc. When she isn't looking for new flat whites to try in Berlin, she writes about her favourite pastimes from brunch [...]

20 Berlin English Covid Resources

20 Berlin English Covid Resources

A Collection of 20 Berlin English Covid Resources (Updated on January 25th, 2021) Berlin English Covid Resources - it came to my attention that no such list of helpful links exists on the internet. Since Covid will likely be with us for a while, I tried to build a collection of English Covid resources relevant to Berliners, hoping [...]

19 Day Trips from Berlin: Hidden Gems & Popular Routes to Feed Your Wanderlust

19 Day Trips from Berlin: Hidden Gems & Popular Routes to Feed Your Wanderlust

What Are the Best Day Trips from Berlin? Day trips from Berlin can be a total lifesaver! Sometimes, all we need to refuel is a quick trip to another city. Or even another part of the city. I'm a huge fan of such short trips, as there is so much to discover just around the [...]