7 Insider Tips for Your German Freelance Visa Application

7 Insider Tips for Your German Freelance Visa Application

Tried & True Insights For a Successful German Freelance Visa Application Have you ever thought about living and working in Berlin or Germany as a freelancer? I won’t lie, applying for a freelancer’s visa in Berlin is a doozy. It’s impossible for me to say whether getting a freelancer’s visa is “easy” or “hard” since every [...]

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 [...]