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Bridging the Tourist Divide

Two buildings face each other on the Spree: one is a shiny highrise, its mosaic of metallic colours gleaming on the roadside.  It is the new Mercedes Benz building that will be constructed by Caimmo.  Across the road from it sits...

Things Fall Apart: A Guide’s Exhibition

In the very same week that Tacheles is threatened, a new art squat makes the  scene by hosting an exhibition of 28 independent artists.  The amount  of people willing to make the trek out to suburban Weisensee for an...

Party Eight Days A Week

On a tour yesterday one of our guests asked me if I knew of any clubs that were open on a Wednesday night.  They are, but it took me a couple of moments to remember that Berlin is pretty...

The Revolution Will Not Be Trivialized

Is there really a ‘war’ between the sexes? Not if you define ‘war’ as an armed conflict between two groups of people who already have lands, rights and freedoms of their own. In a ‘war’ both sides usually have...