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Estonia’s Up-and-Coming Seacoast Capital

Estonia’s Up-and-Coming Seacoast Capital April 28, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
By: Barbara Rockwell A former medieval trading city on the Gulf of Finland, Estonia’s seacoast capital and largest city is enjoying a surge in popularity among travelers to Eastern Europe. In January of 2011, visits to Tallinn were up 19 percent over the past year, with visits from the United Kingdom...

Vintage and Second-Hand Style in Berlin

Vintage and Second-Hand Style in Berlin June 6, 2010 | What's New | Read More
With names like the “Art and Nostalgia Market”, it’s hard imagining not finding some endearing memento to take home from your visit to Berlin. This city has a fascination with style and history, allowing the two to intertwine and overlap in exciting ways across the cultural scene. When looking...

Seeking Peace and Zen in Bustling Berlin

Seeking Peace and Zen in Bustling Berlin June 6, 2010 | What's New | Read More
The concrete jungle can get oppressive at times, and whether you are in New York or Berlin, there’s always room for a little breather from the abundance of cultural activities that may be occupying your days. Particularly in Berlin, where extreme winters keep bodies bundled and outdoor exercise to...

In Berlin Bars, Ambience Reigns Supreme

In Berlin Bars, Ambience Reigns Supreme June 6, 2010 | What's New | Read More
In a city with so much history on it’s back, a long day of touring the town and soaking up the sites can only best be complemented in true German style- with a drink. Luckily, Berliners know exactly how to take care of business when it comes to indulging in cocktails and beers. With a wide range of...

Turkish Neighborhoods Add Color to Berlin’s Landscape

Turkish Neighborhoods Add Color to Berlin’s Landscape May 4, 2010 | What's New | Read More
As an increasing number of immigrants flock to Western Europe in search of better wages and qualities of life, they are bringing a flood of their cultural habits with them. For Berlin, a city long characterized by its thoroughly German appeal, this element of change adds to the city in a fascinating...

Contemporary Art Thrives in Berlin

Contemporary Art Thrives in Berlin May 4, 2010 | What's New | Read More
If Paris had it going on at the turn of the 20th century, and New York was the place to be when Abstract Expressionism and Pop Art took hold in the 50’s and 60’s, then Berlin is definitely making a name for itself when it comes to contemporary art in the 21st century. It is often said that cities...

Berlin in Summer: The Best Berlin?

Berlin in Summer: The Best Berlin? May 4, 2010 | What's New | Read More
There are a number of reasons to believe the many northern European destinations are best experienced in Summer. Though Winters in Paris can be picturesque and the Fall in Rome is temperate and less crowded, Berlin is really one of those cities that offer so much more to the visitor if temperatures are...

Tackling Museum Island: How to See the Highlights on a Time Crunch

Tackling Museum Island: How to See the Highlights on a Time Crunch April 25, 2010 | What's New | Read More
The Spree river runs right through the center of Berlin, and some of the city’s most beautiful sites lie along its banks. Part of a large island in the Spree in the Mitte neighborhood is the home Berlin’s most impressive museums. Now known as Museum Island, this cluster of 5 museums has been...

10 Best Places to Dance the Night Away

10 Best Places to Dance the Night Away April 6, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Berlin comes alive when the sun goes down, and stays alive until it comes up! Get out and dance the night away. 1. SO 36 is an iconic punk club, where many Berlin punk bands got going and where great music is still played. On non-concert nights, there’s still a great dance scene. 2. Converted from...

What’s New in Berlin

What’s New in Berlin March 24, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Old ideas of Berlin conjure up images of the Cold War and the Wall. And although the city has undergone an impressive makeover, it is still the city that has survived some incredibly important moments in history. Berlin is determined to remember this history, and displays and explains the details quite...
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