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Living La Vida Local – Tell us what you think and win a weekend in Berlin!

Living La Vida Local – Tell us what you think and win a weekend in Berlin!

Living like a local seems to be becoming increasingly important these days when people consider traveling. But what does that really entail? Go with Oh’s Living la Vida Local experiment is here to answer exactly that, and to discover whether living like a local is even possible at all. Get involved and win a weekend in Berlin for two!

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111 unusual places to see in Berlin – Interview with writer Lucia Jay von Seldeneck

111 unusual places to see in Berlin – Interview with writer Lucia Jay von Seldeneck

Looking for places to see in Berlin that are not in your typical guidebook? Lucia Jay von Seldeneck has written a book with 111 unusual places to see in Berlin. From Mitte to Marzahn Lucia has travelled around Berlin finding new Berlin places to see and sharing some of her special personal favourite places.

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Karl Friedrich Schinkel – Oh-Berlin’s very own guide to his architecture in the city

Karl Friedrich Schinkel – Oh-Berlin’s very own guide to his architecture in the city

An article for our ‘People’ section, Oh-Berlin investigates the life and works of Karl Friedrich Schinkel, Germany’s most prominent 19th century architect and artist. Examples of his work are scattered around Berlin, so we decided to provide a map to the locations of his greatest achievements. Join us in celebrating a man who can only be described as one of Germany’s most influential minds.

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Carnival of Cultures 2011 – the best snaps

Carnival of Cultures 2011 – the best snaps

The best photos of the Carnival of Cultures 2011. For the first time, Oh-Berlin.com mingled amongst the crowd at the Carnival of Cultures. We had a fantastic day observing the parade, which exploded energy and great vibes on to every street that it passed by – from all the magnificent costumes on display, to the sheer passion of the participants who thrived on the atmosphere.

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