The marketing slogan may have helped attract some of the city’s annual twelve million tourists and up to 40,000 new residents. But Berlin is €60bn in debt and average earnings are less than in the rest of the county. What makes Berlin so popular?
Some 2.5 million Berlin residents are to cast their votes this weekend. Who will govern the German capital for the next five years? Life is not easy for residents - or for politicians.
The German capital has long served as the setting for a farcical tale of two airports. A recent vote has done nothing to change things, but maybe it's time to rethink our flight habits.
Depeche Mode have a new album out, we visit a spy museum in Berlin and a German photographer takes majestic pictures of sea eagles.
Until October 2017 the International Horticultural Exhibition (IGA) celebrates garden design and green lifestyles in the city. As a highlight a cable car system gives visitors a bird's-eye view of the grounds.
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