"An Ocean of Colors" is the theme for the International Garden Exhibition 2017 taking place in Berlin's eastern district of Marzahn, which is otherwise known for being a bit of a concrete jungle.
Climate change and a growing population are prompting Germany's capital, Berlin, to rethink how it supplies water. An exceptionally hot and dry 2018 has made the matter even more urgent.
While traces of divided Berlin are fast disappearing nearly 30 years since the fall of the Wall, a group of artists in the former East Berlin district of Pankow are trying to preserve a monument to a lost era.
Our series “Gardens of Europe” showcases some of the most gorgeous gardens in Europe. We also wanted to hear about your own green oasis behind your house or on your balcony. Perhaps you won our competition?
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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