Life in Berlin

Landwehrkanal (3)

Life in Berlin

Moving to Berlin



Portraits of Berlin's districts from Charlottenburg to Zehlendorf with information on residential areas, infrastructure and local authorities.  more

Altbauten in Kreuzberg

Neighborhoods from A to Z

From Lübars to Lichtenrade, from Wannsee to Wartenberg: Berlin's larger boroughs are divided into 97 smaller districts.  more

Panorama Berlin (1)

New in Berlin

If you just moved to Berlin or are thinking of moving here, there are lots of questions to answer. An overview of the most important tips and topics for new Berliners.  more

Urban Greenery & Nature

Der «Schaukelsommer» 2020


Garden culture in perfection, sunbathing lawns or meadows, trees and wildflowers: In Berlin's parks and gardens there is room for everything and everyone.  more

Hitze in der Stadt


Berlin's lakes are the perfect spot to cool down in the summer. An overview of the most popular swimming lakes and leisure activities in their vicinity.  more

Tierheim Berlin - Hund Leon


Berlin is considered a dog-friendly city. These are the local regulations dog owners who want to explore Berlin with their four-legged friends must abide by.  more

Sports & Leisure

Schwimmbad (Symbolbild)

Public Swimming Pools

Berlin's outdoor pools, indoor pools and lidos with addresses and information on facilities and opening hours.  more

41. Berlin Marathon

Running Calendar

Berlin is a great city for runners. The biggest running events and road races for ambitious recreational athletes.  more

Sommer in Berlin


Berlin life takes place outside during June, July and August. Some suggestions for beautiful summer days in Berlin.  more


Flohmarkt der Komödie am Kurfürstendamm

Flea Markets

For bargain hunters and treasure seekers: Berlin's flea markets offer a relaxed shopping experience and a great activity for your weekend afternoon.  more

Berliner Augenblick Juni 2011

Design Markets

Offering one-of-a-kind decorations, clothing, jewelry and artworks, Berlin's design markets are a treasure trove for lovers of creativity and unique aesthetics.  more

Einkaufen im Supermarkt

Sunday Shopping

Forgot something during your last grocery shopping trip? No problem! Unlike most businesses, these supermarkets in Berlin are allowed to open on Sundays.  more