The once largest construction site in Europe has once again emerged as the hub between East and West, whisking an exquisite mix of culture, history and varied events. Thanks to its unique profile with its excellent variety and liveliness, the city has blossomed into a hotspot, which also creates a stir in fashion and design industry on an international level, and sets new trends time and again. Here, you will find shops, stores, boutiques and excellent culinary options luring millions of people from around the world. Berlin is big and every neighbourhood has its own charm.
As we start exploring from the centre of the city, we give you some interesting tips for your stay in Berlin-Center, with which you can plan your journey right from an overnight stay to a restaurant visit.
The Gorki Apartments promise you the comfort of a temporary home, be it for a day, a week or more. So that you feel like a real Berliner, you even have your own doorbell panel and your own mailbox. The fully furnished apartments and penthouses all have their uniquely individual character, are generously sized, furnished with great attention to detail and exude a creative flair coupled with timeless elegance. The Gorki makes for an ideal starting point for all activities, such as sightseeing, shopping or night touring.
At einsunternull, you will experience high-end sustainability and craftsmanship – a novel kind of star-rated restaurant in Europe. From tables to chairs to porcelain, everything in the restaurant is handmade. It only serves seasonal, regional and at the same time sumptuous food, which is out of this world. Here, each course turns into a unique experience. By collaborating with 40 select partners, einsunternull always strives to deliver the best quality, which is mirrored in their great attention to detail as they never cease to come up with new food preparations. The professional team gives the einsunternull its very own signature to present the culinary concept at the highest level. The ambience is simple and modern, matter-of-factly yet stylish and reduced to the essentials. While lunch is served on the ground floor of the two-storey restaurant, the basement invites guests for dinner, which may be served in up to ten courses.
The Klub Kitchen
Healthy and seasonal, The Klub Kitchen focuses on a creative urban crossover style. Here, you can come for a light lunch or a simple snack. Soft drinks, coffee, tea and small products of fine bakery such as cookies and brownies are also available. If you want to have breakfast here, you will be pleased to find a brief pallet of sweet and savoury food. The menu keeps changing every few months. The decor is beguiling: as it is designed in clear and bright earthy tones. Credit for the decor goes to the Pink Action Studio in Berlin. Located between Rosenthaler Platz and Weinmeisterstraße, The Klub Kitchen is recommended even during a short visit to Berlin.
The Katz Orange feels like your home away from home – with harmony of sustainability and gastronomy. The regional organic kitchen strives for complete exploitation of all products, paying close attention to the highest quality, the origin of the ingredients and the authenticity of the dishes served in the ambience of a former 19th century brewery. And it is quite the gourmet level – the exceptional slow-cooked stews and the vegan creations will blow your mind. Your perfect companion for the meal will be a wide array of more than 150 wines to choose from, which also includes selected natural wines without any sulphites.
Cool shades for the summer are a must-have just as much as optical glasses. Lunettes selection offers a cross-section of the design history of the glasses starting from the so-called Panto frames to vintage-look horn-rimmed glasses, sunglasses and round metal-rimmed glasses. In addition to well-known manufacturers and opticians from all over the world, models from the company’s very own collection are also represented, which are designed in Berlin and handcrafted in Italy. The Lunettes collection comprises more than 30 models in different colours, which is also distributed in its second store on Prenzlauer Berg and by exclusive opticians across the globe. Customisations and repairs are done in the in-house workshop. As a specialist for the individual eye test, Lunettes selection reclaims the traditional look as an elaborate craft.
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This specialized bookshop offers an extraordinary selection of international magazines and other publications. The focus is on fashion, art, photography, architecture, and design.
Posted on 11.06.2018