Berlin’s Museums Ranked

On my travels last month I visited a fair few of Berlin’s museums, so I’ve decided to write a list of the must-visit stops and what to avoid…

East Side Gallery and the Berlin Wall

A concrete barrier that quite literally tore the city in two between 1961 and 1989, the story of the Berlin Wall is arguably one of the most important parts of German history.

The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe

World War II is a hugely important part of history, particularly in Germany, and whilst I was in Berlin I figured it was important to learn as much as I could about it, and acknowledge what actually occurred all those years ago.

The Berliner Dom and Brandenburg Tor

I visited the Berliner Dom and the Brandenburg Tor on my first full day in Berlin, so I’d not completely got to grips with navigating through the city yet and ended up getting off at the wrong train stop (despite Carys’ comprehensive instructions to me that morning, which went in one ear and straight out…

A Long Weekend In Berlin

Berlin was unlike any city I’ve been to before. The clearest way I can think of describing it is as thought you’re stepping straight back in time. There was a real 90s era feel to the city in terms of clothing, architecture etc. and for a while I was unsure whether I loved or hated…