Babelsberg Film Studio Turns 100

A couple of years ago, Quentin Tarantino put Studio Babelsberg on the international film scene once again with the production of his Academy Award-winning “Inglorious Basterds”.

How to: Find Somewhere to Sleep

You’re used to hostels being the cheapest way (apart from coach surfing) to stay when you’re abroad. In Berlin there’s a much cozier alternative for the same price, at least if you’re traveling together with someone.

More Expensive for Schwarzfahrer

The fines for riding without a ticket on the subway and other means of public transport in Berlin can rise sharply.

Berlin’s Oldest Taxi Is 47 Years Old

Ralf Werner, 74, is driving Berlin’s oldest taxi cab, a Mercedes Benz 190DC, 47 years old.

Pay before You Park

More and more of Berlin’s neighborhoods is getting parking meters. Next in line are parts of Pankow and Prenzlauer Berg.