Shopping Districts

Shopping Districts

It's often like this: when someone goes on a journey, mostly someone different comes back. Have you experienced this? But travelling also always means: shopping, finding yourself anew, shopping. Browsing, discovering, enjoying – there’s probably no city that is as suitable for all this as Berlin. Because there’s everything here: from exclusive and upmarket to cheap and cheerful. The German capital is a shopping paradise. Berlin, you're so various!

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Alexanderplatz is one of the most famous squares in Berlin as well as the largest in Germany. And it’s always been a huge shopping magnet. The first shopping facilities...
From the “Golden Twenties” to the architecture of the New Berlin – Friedrichstraße is one of the city’s main arteries. In fact, you might even say: The whole of Berlin...
Anybody can buy a pair of jeans. And there’s nothing special or exciting about purchasing a pair of shoes, a pullover or top. But what about: looking around and being...
“Kudamm” is the most popular shopping promenade in Berlin. And one the key shopping streets in Germany to boot. The 3.5 km (2.2 mile) long boulevard leads from...
Small boutiques with hot labels, flagship stores of international designers – in Berlin-Mitte the area around Alte Schönhauser Straße and Mulackstraße has established...
Kreuzberg: this is the true shopping paradise for all those on the look out for something special and outlandish: not only old records, rummage, vintage fashion but also...
Schloßstraße is the shopping centre in the borough of Steglitz. Between Walter-Schreiber Platz and Rathaus Steglitz is a separate, vibrant centre full of restaurants,...
Where do you get the best breakfast, the tastiest falafel or the hottest gear? Correct! Around Schönhauser Allee in Prenzlauer Berg. It connects up several local...

Located directly on the water, this romantic, relaxed and comfortable restaurant is decorated with wooden furniture, old lamps and ornate picture frames. Simply put, Freischwimmer is a cool location in Kreuzberg’s Flutgraben area. The restaurant is in a very old building that was once used for renting and repairing boats. The entrance is directly next to Berlin’s oldest gas station. You can sit outdoors during the summer and indoors during the winter.