Fearful of rising rents, the municipality is asserting its right to block investors from buying apartment buildings. Other cities across Europe are sure to watch how this plays out.
The iconic Café Kranzler got a makeover. Now, the coffeehouse illustrates the schism in a city caught somewhere amid historic and hip.
While East Berlin's streetcars soldiered on under communist rule, West Berlin tore up the tracks. Now, the city is correcting its mistake.
Nudity, or Freikörperkultur, has long been a part of public life in Germany. Can it withstand an era of increasing globalization and tech?
They’re cheerful, witty, and a little bizarre.
Recent fights over a puppet theater and a cake shop have Berliners asking: Who does the city belong to?
Can Germany’s capital become the next great bike-friendly city?
Sebastian Meier used vegetation and a laser cutter to show the city’s parks and ponds.
Eight years late, and the scandal of Berlin’s messed-up new airport only gets worse.
Credit the graffiti crew TOY for applying their green thumb to this Berlin train.
Ewa Tuteja’s ambitious photography project is a “homage to the beauty of the sky.”
In Berlin, a group has made it their mission to help newcomers settle in, then get around.
How a Berlin-based organization is trying to rid the city of swastikas.
Chris Forsyth’s camera brings out the best in transit platforms from Canada to Germany.
The Radbahn, a proposed five-and-a-half mile protected route under a U-Bahn bridge, would connect the east and west sides of the German capital.
Is this an extreme effort to shorten somebody’s commute?
This young man was very, very excited to ride the train.
The transit guide helps tenants work out if their landlords are charging them too much.
Berlin has suffered a surge in scofflaw riders, but super strict enforcement also adds to overhead costs.
Block by block, piece together the iconic skylines of New York City, Berlin, and Venice.