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Berlin news and announcements from the DAS Team: Our international school keeps you updated on life and things to do in the city.

Berlin News from DAS Akademie

We, the DAS folk, follow life in Berlin as curious locals and share our findings with our students on these pages. Thus, the following articles rather cover topics of general curiousity and insider tips, than the official news. Here, you will find everything in one place: From Berlin news on attractions, events, exhibitions and things to do, to the annoucements by our school on educational matters. Enjoy and do not hesitate to send us any special requests.

Best Street art in Berlin

Best Street art in Berlin

We listed all the best art pieces you can see on the street or in public places. Here you can find the best street art in Berlin and add them to your list of places to explore!

What to do in winter in Berlin

What to do in winter in Berlin

There are so many things that you can do during the winter months in Berlin. Dont’t worry, we have listed our top-picks for you so you can enjoy those chilly times!

Best places to live in Berlin

Best places to live in Berlin

We summarised each neighbourhood in Berlin and what is unique about them. You can find out which one is best for you based on price, environment and much more!

Hidden spots in Berlin

Hidden spots in Berlin

We have listed all the hidden and secret spots in Berlin that tourists have to visit! Find out more about secret places in Berlin and experience a whole new part of the capital!

Unique museums in Berlin

Unique museums in Berlin

We have collected all the unique museums in Berlin. Some of these are very weird, some are very funny or even scary. Find out about unusual and unique museums in Berlin!

Food and drink in Berlin

Food and drink in Berlin

What kind of traditional food and drink do you need to try in Berlin? Read all about the cuisine which cannot be missed in Berlin in this list!

Covid-19 Hygiene Plan

Covid-19 Hygiene Plan

We are delighted to announce we are reopening! Find out all about our hygiene plan and the measures we have taken to keep you safe in this article.

10 Must-see Museums in Berlin

10 Must-see Museums in Berlin

In this article, you will find a list of our favourite museums in Berlin. Some of these are more unusual, but not as well-known and definitely worth a visit!

BERLINALE: 70th Edition

BERLINALE: 70th Edition

The Berlinale is the biggest film event in Germany and part of the ‘Big Three’ film festivals in the world. Here, we have written a post all about it.

Flea Market at Mauerpark

The flea market in Mauerpark is the best place to get yourself a new wardrobe at a great price. Alongside this, you will benefit from a great atmosphere with street performers and a variety of different food options!

Berlin Weekend: What to do

Berlin Weekend: What to do

In Berlin, people are never short of things to do at the weekend! Drinking beer whilst on a walk through the city or visiting museums are two of many common things to do in the capital!

Berlin Museums: Our Favourites

Berlin Museums: Our Favourites

Berlin wouldn’t be Berlin without museums. They don’t just attract tourists, but locals also regularly visit to learn about the county’s extensive history.

Saint Patrick’s Day Tips

Saint Patrick’s Day Tips

Although St. Patrick’s Day may seem like an Irish celebration, it doesn’t stop the locals getting a pint and singing throughout the day. Read this post to find out the best way to celebrate in Berlin.

Berlin Events Calendar

Berlin Events Calendar

If you’re always looking for new things to get involved in, here is an ultimate list of upcoming events in Berlin! They are all so different but are all great fun and welcome everyone! Let us know what you think!

TOP 3 Events in Berlin This Autumn

TOP 3 Events in Berlin This Autumn

What are the 3 most popular events taking place in Berlin this August? No matter if you’re here permanently or just on holiday, there’s always a great place for you to visit!

Long Night of Museums

Long Night of Museums

The Long Night of Museums is a great way to learn about the history and culture of Germany whilst on a nighttime adventure! You can visit one of the many museums from 18:00 and explore throughout the night!

East Side Music Days

East Side Music Days

The East Side Music Days Festival is jam-packed with music, dancing and a great atmosphere. Taking place alongside the Berlin Wall, it is the perfect place to relax and have a boogie!

International Berlin Beer Festival

International Berlin Beer Festival

If you missed the chance to celebrate at the beer festival in May- the international one is the best way to catch up! The festival features beer from all over the world and attracts people from a huge amount countries!

Long Night of the Sciences

Long Night of the Sciences

Fancy visiting one of Berlin’s collection of museums during the night? This is your chance to do it! Find out all about the Long Night of the Sciences in this blog post!

Biesdorfer Blütenfest

Biesdorfer Blütenfest

A popular spring festival celebrated in Berlin! This is the perfect way to finally get excited for the hot summer in the German capital. Read about what is offered at this festival here!

International Museum Day in Berlin

International Museum Day in Berlin

Thousands of museums from across the world come together to celebrate International Museum Day. You can benefit from free admission and a huge variety of exhibits. Why not plan a nice day trip and visit as many museums as possible?

Forgotten Huguenots in Berlin

Forgotten Huguenots in Berlin

Have you ever wondered what the churches in Berlin’s Gardenmarkt actually represent? In this article, you’ll find out about the forgotten Huguenots of Berlin!

Saving Tempelhofer Feld in Berlin

Saving Tempelhofer Feld in Berlin

What to do with all this green space in such a big and growing city? Use it for fun, of course! Berlin is special as it has green areas and lakes on the doorstep of a town booming with industry and multiculturalism.

The World Time Clock Chimes Twelve

The World Time Clock Chimes Twelve

The world clock in Alexanderplatz is recognised by tourists from all over the world. Find out what happens if you stay in Alexanderplatz and what role the clock plays in this article!