This hotel may be a little OTT, but the friendly staff and warm service keep it real.
When the Berlin Wall came down in 1989, it left a giant empty swath through the centre of the city.
A local guide adds a moving dimension to a tour through Berlin's alternative cultural centre.
A new app is giving visitors inside knowledge of Berlin's many and varied neighbourhoods.
A wander down Berlin's Bernauer Strasse conjures up a time of tunnels, risky crossings and powder-keg tension between East and West.
Twenty-five years after German reunification Kerry van der Jagt walks the streets of Berlin in the footsteps of David Bowie.
There is only one way to experience the quirks of one Europe's most stylish cities - become a hipster.
Understated but cool, Berlin is an eclectic mix of glamour and quirks.
Understated but cool, Berlin is an eclectic mix of glamour and quirks. River-side bars, posh restaurants and underground clubs; the city is a balance between modern efficiency, grandeur and rich culture. Cruise the city, east to west; wonder through endless halls of museums; explore inner-city graffiti laneways; find gems in the outlying boroughs; but don't miss the Brandenburg Gate or the East Side Gallery.