Travel: Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe

Berlin’s Holocaust Memorial Located between Brandenburg Gate and Potsdamer Platz is a striking and impressive memorial, unlike any we had seen before, to the Jews…

Travel: The Town Musicians of Bremen

Bremen’s most famous residents The most well-known landmark of the Hanseatic city of Bremen are the town musicians but they are not your typical musicians,…

Brandenburg Gate | History, Transport and Photos

Visiting Brandenburg Gate in Berlin The Brandenburg Gate (In German Brandenburger Tor) was built in the 18th-century on the orders of Prussian king Frederick William…

Travel: Visiting the Bundestag (Reichstag)

Everything you need to know to visit the German Parliament The German Parliament, the Bundestag or you may know it as the Reichstag, captures the…

Visiting Schmittmann Dusseldorf

A Korn is born at Schmittmann distillery A city known more to us for beer but Dusseldorf distillers Schmittmann, not far from the city centre,…

Drink: Eiskeller Bar, Düsseldorf

Learn about (and drink) wine at Eiskeller in Düsseldorf First stop on our foodie tour of Düsseldorf was Eiskeller (“Ice cellar”) which was voted “Best Classic…

White Asparagus season – Spargelzeit

It’s Asparagus time! White asparagus is something that isn’t as popular as the green variety in the UK, and I don’t know why.  It’s so…

Food review: Data Kitchen, Berlin

The future is now at Data Kitchen Breakfast is always our favourite time of day in Berlin, especially in summer where you can sit in…

Travel: 5 must visit breweries in this Dusseldorf Beer Trail

5 Must Visit Breweries in this Dusseldorf Beer Trail. If there’s one thing they do well in Düsseldorf is make beer.  Here are five breweries…

Cook Germany with downloadable recipes

Germany Travel Website with downloadable recipes to inspire It’s no secret that Germany holds a special place in the hearts of Mr & Mrs Foodie.…

Berlin Wall now gone for as long as it stood

Dividing the city of Berlin for 28 years The Berlin Wall stood for 28 years, slicing through the city dividing East from West.  Monday 5th…

Intervarko Hostel, Berlin Review

When you think of hostels don’t think of smelly dorms, think of private rooms on a budget! We often stay in private rooms within hostels.…

Berlin Blog Day 3

Breakfast today was a highly technological affair at Data Kitchen.  The courtyard setting could be a million miles from the busy Hackesher Markt area outside.  Inside…

Berlin Blog Day 1

When you find £20 return flights to your favourite city it’s a no brainer.  So off we went to Berlin for our 6th time (though…