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A Sneak Peek at Berlin's New Airport

Germany's newest airport gets a test run before its June 3 opening.

Florian Rivière

A Strange Merry-Go-Round For Shopping Carts

An artist transformed this revolving billboard in Berlin into something that's fun for kids.

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Subway Platforms From Around the World

As iconic as anything above ground, these subway platforms leave riders with an added sense of the city they serve.

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Following Threats, BMW Guggenheim Lab Finds a New Berlin Location

The touring project will revert to an earlier site after concerns over gentrification came to a boil.

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Why Twitter Chose Berlin

The city's affordability and edgy culture is helping turn it into a world-class high-tech center.

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Postcard From Berlin

Nazi-stolen art is returned, and more news.

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BMW Guggenheim Cancels Its Berlin Exhibition Amid Threats of Violence

Left-wing activists threatened to "derail" the project, arguing it would speed gentrification.

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Filming Life in Miniature Cities (But Not Really)

A roundup of some of our favorite city-based tilt-shift videos.

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Urban Explorers: The Horror Film

Tourists venturing into the Berlin underground are good fodder for a bad scary movie.

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The World's Best Cities for Students

If you're in college, these are the cities where you want to be.

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Scenes From Europe's Frozen Cities

A photographic tour of the freezing cold consuming much of the continent.

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Searching for Ostalgie

Berlin's East Germany obsession is easy to find for tourists, but more complicated for locals

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In Berlin, Making Street Art That Sings

A street artist’s boombox posters turn cell phones into cassette tapes

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The Best and Worst of Official City Flags

They're less visible, but most cities have flags just like countries or states. Some are great. Others, not so much.

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The World's Best Subway Maps

20 mass transit maps worthy of hanging on your wall

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Temporary Is the New Permanent

Despite their co-option by marketing teams, the pop-up remains a sharp tool in the urban revitalization kit