Category: Berlin

A backpacker’s guide to Berlin LGBT nightlife

A backpacker’s guide to Berlin LGBT nightlife

Berlin is the party capital of Europe, famed for being a hedonistic wonderland of sex, drugs, and rockin’ techno. If you’re an LGBT traveller looking to let your hair down and have a good time, it’s hard to think of a place better suited than Berlin. The German capital has been considered a gay hotspot…

The best hostels in Berlin: explore hostel life in the city of art, history and hipsters

The best hostels in Berlin: explore hostel life in the city of art, history and hipsters

How to find the best hostels in Berlin for your trip The German capital is one of the most exciting cities in the world! You could do something new every day and not run of options or get bored for years, seriously! So visiting this vibrant and buzzing metropolis should be more of a regular…

Berghain and Beyond: The Best Clubs in Berlin for Electronic Music

Berghain and Beyond: The Best Clubs in Berlin for Electronic Music

Berlin is known for its riotous nightlife. Clubs are now as synonymous with Berlin as beer tankards and bratwurst. With this reputation of boasting some of the best nightlife in the world, it’s not wonder that travellers flood to Berlin for a taste of the action! Basement clubs, riverside clubs, clubs in converted warehouses (oh my!), Berlin…

9 of the best Berlin Christmas markets not to miss!

9 of the best Berlin Christmas markets not to miss!

Who doesn’t love Berlin? The capital of Germany is a must-see travel destination, especially when it comes to enjoying the last months of the year when the city turns into a real-life Christmas-fairy-tale. There are about 80 Christmas markets spread out all over the city to explore whilst eating sweet waffles and enjoying classic mulled…

What to do in Berlin for the ultimate city break

What to do in Berlin for the ultimate city break

Berlin is one of those cities nobody visits just once. It’s the perfect European capital for a cheeky city escape that won’t break the bank, with legendary nightlife, mind-blowing food and no end of cool and unusual things to do – not to mention some award-winning hostels. So where do you start with a city this…

17 best bars in Berlin that you need to know

17 best bars in Berlin that you need to know

What do you think of when you hear the words ‘Berlin nightlife‘? Sweaty 72-hour techno binges in Berghain? Illegal open-air raves in Lichtenberg? Fetish clubs featuring copious amounts of leather Chances are, you probably didn’t think much about the bars in Berlin. And why should you? There isn’t much of a bar scene here. The…

Where to stay in Berlin: your neighbourhood bible

Where to stay in Berlin: your neighbourhood bible

Unlike cities such as Paris and Amsterdam, Berlin doesn’t have a true centre. Or rather, it has lots of them. This is probably due to its vast size and the fact it spent decades as two cities during the Cold War. This quirk is today one of the city’s best features, and the reason so…

20 Berlin museums that will blow your mind

20 Berlin museums that will blow your mind

With a staggering 175 museums, Berlin is a treasure trove for cultured travellers. Whilst cranes clutter the skyline and the city changes almost beyond recognition, it’s still steeped in a monumental history, with a love of the archaic and aesthetic. It’s a city that’s not afraid to look to its own past to shed light on its…

Your Guide To The Best New Year’s Eve Parties in Europe

Your Guide To The Best New Year’s Eve Parties in Europe

New Year’s Eve can be a tricky time of year to navigate with thousands of parties springing up in cities all over the world. To help guide you, Resident Advisor have picked the very best New Year’s Eve parties in Europe for you to let loose at as 2019 rolls in. From a stunning boat on the River Seine to a…

21 stunning pictures from the Berlin Festival of Lights

21 stunning pictures from the Berlin Festival of Lights

The Berlin Festival of Lights is an annual event that takes place over 10 days in October. Some of the city’s most famous attractions, including Brandenburg Gate, Berlin Cathedral and the Berlin Victory Column, are transformed into dazzling light installations and works of art. The event has been running for over ten years, and ever…

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