The Kit Kat club

After a hectic end to a soul destroying 5 months working a ski season. And the sale of our beloved LandRover. (That’s another story)  We leave France with heavy hearts and even heavier pockets. (HURRAH) We head for Berlin to recuperate and spend time with the family. Three weeks in Berlin is easy. Once you…

Party in Berlin!!!!

It’s a Monday night and me & Dan have the option of exploring the famous Berlin nightlife once again… So we make a lose plan of where we’ll start, and where we’ll end up. We start in Wiener Strasse at a bar Dom recommends called A. We enter and straight ahead is a small wooden…

Flea Market goodies & the Riechstag

Today me Dan and Iris went to Mauer Park Flea Market. We arrived nice and early, at 11am, had some freshly squeezed Orangensaft and made our way through the bustling stalls. I went to the very same market back in July when the weather was nice and hot, where as today it was bitterly cold,…

Tourist Antics versus Local Antics

Yesterday me and Dan went on a free history tour of Berlin run by new berlin. When I visited in July I did a fat tyre bike tour of the historic places in Berlin and an alternative berlin tour of the underground scene- I enjoyed both. The new Berlin tour was 3 hours walking through…

New Years 2014 – Berlin Style

We arrived into Berlin at 10.30am on New Years Eve where we were greeted by the sounds of early New Years celebrations- fireworks and more fireworks! After some recommendations from the lady sitting next to me on the plane who was round my age, we decided against the Brandenburg gate for our midnight-celebratory-antics and instead…

First day in Berlin

Today I woke up and ventured into the busy streets of Berlin. But not before I downloaded an app with directions! Dommy pointed me in the right direction for ‘interesting things’ and I set off with know idea where I was going in the slightest. All I knew was that I lived on Naunenstasse. I…