CULTURE

70th Anniversary of the Berlin Airlift

June 27, 2018 Alexa 1

How “candy bombers” defended the freedom of West Berlin and laid the foundation for transatlantic friendship. By Tanya Zech When the war ended, the allied forces of the USA, the United Kingdom, France and the […]

TRAVEL

AirBNB – A Blessing or a Curse for Berlin?

April 30, 2018 Alexa 0

Is the online Airbnb flat sharing platform making Berlin’s housing shortage worse? Three students analysed the data to help answer this question. And reached some surprising conclusions. In Berlin rents have risen faster than in […]

EVENTS

DC: The Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet in Concert Feb. 9

February 2, 2018 Alexa 0

The Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet is a highly praised collaboration between three award-winning permanent members of the Berliner Philharmoniker—Konzertmeister Andreas Buschatz, violist Matthew Hunter, and cellist Knut Weber—along with renowned concert pianist Markus Groh. They […]

FEATURED

Christmas Markets in Germany

November 24, 2017 Alexa 0

It’s that time of year again – cold weather, holiday sweaters, and, of course, German Christmas Markets! Whether it’s the Glühwein or the good old German gemütlichkeit that you seek, you’ll find it at the […]