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Berlin - TWISPER destination guide
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Known for clubbing as much as it’s known for culture, Berlin is undoubtedly one of the coolest cities in Europe. Whether you’re planning to tour the UNESCO-protected Museum Island or to spend an entire weekend in Berghain, there’s something in Berlin for everyone.

It’s a massive city so you’ll want to get around on public transport or by bike to experience Berlin like a local. Thankfully, lots of important monuments and museums are near each other. So you can take a quiet moment at the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, see the iconic Brandenburg Gate and visit the historic Checkpoint Charlie all in the same morning.

Museum Island is a must-visit for any history buff, art lover and culture vulture. But if that’s not your scene, go spend an afternoon in an open-air cinema instead before grabbing one of the best burgers in the world. And make sure to save your energy for Berlin’s notorious nightlife scene. Everything from classy cocktail bars to lively beer gardens to seedy superclubs awaits. Cheers to that 🍻

Berlin - TWISPER destination guide



Walk along the Berlin Wall

To see the incredible street art of the East Side Gallery and delve into history


Try and get into Berghain

Nope, we’ve never managed it either. But you have to try, don’t you 🤷


Feast on Wurst

Grab Currywurst mit Pommes from a street food stand


Sneak into an abandoned theme park

We don’t condone this… but we hear Spreepark is great fun


Snap a souvenir photo

At one of Berlin’s vintage Fotoautomaten


Explore a Cold War spy station

Head up to Teufelsberg for street art, history and incredible views of Berlin

To try out

Where to eat


Must-visit former nightclub turned bar-restaurant. Amazing sustainable food and legendary cocktails.

House of Small Wonder

Brunch or dinner, this charming plant-filled café serves up delicious food with Japanese influences.

Curry 36

It’s not a trip to Berlin without a currywurst from here. Vegan version available!

Where to sleep

25hours Hotel Bikini Berlin

Hip hotel in a converted 1950s high-rise near the zoo, home to the rooftop Monkey Bar.

Hotel Zoo

Elegant design hotel recreating 1920s glamour with its unique rooms and luxury service.

Sir Savigny

Welcoming one-of-a-kind hotel in the Charlottenburg literary district with cozy, beautiful rooms.

Where to drink


Artsy rooftop hangout with live music – the place to go for drinks with a great view of Berlin.


Cool riverside complex with food, drinks and events. Heaven on a sunny summer day!

Monkey Bar

Swanky cocktail bar that gets its name from the view of the zoo! Great for a stylish night out.


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