Tags: Berlin

The Crocodile eating junkies alive in Berlin

It´s a well known fact that Berlin as a party capital and a free and liberal city is also firmly entrenched in the recreational drug scene. The daytime clubbing, 24 hour plus party rampages are not fuelled by energy...

The Missing pieces of the Berlin wall

A few weeks ago I stumbled upon by accident what looked to be a an auto repair shop on Chauseestrasse, Mitte. Hidden around the back were several large chunks of what looked to me to be parts of the...

The Wandering Years

In this day and age of budget flights, all inclusive hotel, airport pickups, package tours, luxury hostels, bus tours across Europe the term backpacker is a little outdated. Indeed the concept of packing minimal luxuries, a travel diary, a...

Sitting on an Underground Landmine

When people say that Berlin has an explosive underground, they aren’t just referring to its radical nightlife and its alternative scenes.  The city’s soil itself is liberally peppered with unexploded WWII explosives.  This is a city where everyday activities like digging a vegetable patch, building a house...

A Tale Of 3 Unique Street Artists

Berlin´s street art scene can never be accused of being stagnant, inactive, lazy or boring. The sheer volume of local artists and international visitors ensures that the scene moves and develops at a frantic pace. But like most creative disciplines, it goes...