NOTE: This is an *open* Berlin Link List – websites that you may or may not find interesting, informative, useful or even helpful: English Berlin News, tips on what to do in Berlin, lists of sights etc..
Please feel free to submit your link suggestions in the comments together with a title and a short description you would like to see with your link – or send me a tweet @nuberlin_com or get in contact.
English version of the homepage of the City of Berlin
Homepage of the Berlin tourist information
German / Berlin News in English
“Common Ground Berlin is a podcast operated by the Verein Common Ground Berlin e.V.. We feature inspiring discussions and stories to strengthen public debate and transatlantic dialogue and to find “common ground” in times of growing divisions.…”
Germany’s News in English
English Berlin magazine – since 2002.
“Independant and nonpartisan”
A Berlin newsletter for the 20 percent without a German passport by veteran Berlin journalists.
Adam is a writer – and Adam travels a lot. And Adam knows Berlin very well. On his website he shares ‘his’ Berlin: Where to drink, what to eat, where to dance & party etc.
Things to do while you’re in Berlin
French Berlin Blog / info pages
A Spanish visitor guide to Berlin and things to do in Berlin
“Our Berlin blog *ahem* online magazine is written by a collection of Berlin-dwellers, old and new, from different backgrounds, with one thing in common: we love this city…”
Directory of “memorial sites, documentation centres and historical museums in Berlin and Brandenburg which remember the National Socialist reign of terror, document its history and are dedicated to the commemoration of the victims.” – home of the booklet “Sites of Remembrance 1933-1945” (english)
Gallery calendar, Art Events, Newsletter, …
Live comedy listings
“Through the Download Portal, you can request single building models as well as smaller areas of 9 square kilometers in six different data formats. …”
“The galaxy’s most comprehensive and simple guide to settle in Berlin. ”
english language guide to Berlin: “worktime, freetime, lifetime, traveltime”
“Archinect got in touch with J. MAYER H. founder Jürgen Mayer H., who shared his own list of places to see and places to eat at in Berlin, specially curated for the architecturally inclined traveler.”
“In the interest of science and procrastination, I’ve been prodding around Berlin’s more obscure corners and, with this site, I hope to slowly peel back the layers of the city’s history …”
“Spudnik Ó Fathaigh has called Berlin home since St. Patrick’s Day 2008, when he arrived doe-eyed and thirsty after the ferry from Ireland and a long drive through France. (…) Driven by inexorable hope, intolerable curiosity and incurable ambition, this lovable misanthrope stayed – despite many knocks – for Kürbiskernbrot.” (from the website)
Bars: Where to Drink, Coffee, Food, Best Brunches, Nightclubs: Where to Dance & Party, Gay Berlin, Art Galleries & Museums, Touristy Stuff, Parks & Platz’s, Where to Stay, Travel Tips
“…an insider’s guide to one of the world’s most amazing cities, Berlin. We seek out venues and service providers that are English and Gay (LGBT) friendly. And, we offer a little local advice along the way”
An Insider’s Guide to Berlin: www.bear-rikers-berlin.de/insiders-guide-to-berlin/
“As an independent cultural agency Digital in Berlin presents quality forms of serious music. Since 2007 we develop, curate and promote unique event concepts and concerts around the world.”
global interactive webdocumentary about all the different Berlins in the world
“if you want to (or have to) come and live and work in Germany, or if you’re just coming over for a visit, or for a leisurely retirement, this site is here to help you. ”
NOTE: This is an *open* link list for Berlin related websites, blogs, etc. Please submit your link suggestions in the comments together with a category and/or tags you would like to see with your link – or get in contact. Of course I would appreciate a back-link :)