Eavesdropping Berlin

Eavesdropping on all things Berlin related

Category Archives: Friedrichshain

The Dirty South in Berlin

Dirty South is a new addition to the fast evolving American/Tex-Mex food scene here in Berlin. But unlike most Tex-Mex joints and their tequila neon signs, sombreros & tacky Americana memorabilia, this tiny … Continue reading

March 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

My Relationship with Karl-Marx Allee

My first trek along Karl-Marx Allee almost 7 years ago was totally intimidating. I was on foot, walking from Alexanderplatz to Warshauerstr. I remember being awed by the Stalinist architecture … Continue reading

March 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Cupcake Sugar Rush

As I write this, I am on a proper sugar high! The thanks goes to Cupcake Berlin, a cafe/cupcake bakery in Friedrichshain. Following the direction of the New York cupcake … Continue reading

February 25, 2012 · 1 Comment

A visit to Aunt Benny’s

Searching for a great sandwich in Berlin has its challenges. Most bakeries have standards on offer, but very few places actually experiment much at all. So I have made it … Continue reading

February 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Berlin Hotels: The Best in Budget

Part 4 of the 4-part series on Hotels in Berlin. In this post, I will explore the budget side of the city.  Berlin is a city of divisions, of opposing and … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · 3 Comments

Berlin Hotels: The Unusual

Here is part 2 of the 4-part Hotels in Berlin series. In this post, I will present a small selection of hotels that channel the unusual side of Berlin, nostalgia for … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · Leave a comment