Berlin Spots

Expat Life in Berlin



Getting Married in Germany vs. the USA: Cultural Differences

As I mentioned in my last post, I am recently engaged to a German man, and we decided that we were going to tie the knot here in Berlin next April. We have already booked a fantastic 1920's-era ballroom in... Continue Reading →


My Love Affair with Hellweg

I am not ashamed to admit that I am sometimes like a little old lady in a 30-something’s body. I like to crochet, I enjoy drinking Schnapps, and I am totally addicted to watching “Grace and Frankie” on Netflix. I... Continue Reading →

Having a Dog in Berlin

I've had my sweet little dachshund, Molly, since she was eight weeks old and I was living in Florida. Anyone who knows me knows how much I adore my "kleine Dackel," and yes, she is sort of like my child (cue... Continue Reading →

My Favorite Historical Spots in Berlin

Berlin is a wonderful city that has a fascinating history. These are the places that I will usually insist that my visitors see in the city if they are only coming for a few days, and I find that I enjoy them... Continue Reading →

Getting Sick in Germany

Hello, everyone! First off, I apologize for neglecting to update my blog for the last month. I started a new job, Molly has had a recurring infection, I've been sick twice, had a birthday, etc.  I will try to be... Continue Reading →


One of my favorite parks in Berlin is the beautiful Viktoriapark in the district of Kreuzberg. Famous for its man-made waterfall, or Wasserfall, the park also boasts a stunning Neoclassical monument at the top of the hill that was designed... Continue Reading →


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