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Ars Vini Berlin: Cheese Fondue and Wine

Feb 15th, 2011 | By
Ars Vini Berlin: Cheese Fondue and Wine

I love cheese fondue and I have been wanting to eat cheese fondue ever since I moved to Berlin. Not that Berlin is the capital of cheese fondue, but there are definitely a couple of cheese-worthy places for eating warm and liquid cheeses in Germany’s Hauptstadt. It is one of those dinners that need a special occassion, however. And that is why I had not yet ventured into a restaurant location where eating cheese fondue was the main activity. Until my birthday, that is.



Christmas Markets Berlin: Weihnachtsmarkt am Alexanderplatz

Dez 20th, 2010 | By
Christmas Markets Berlin: Weihnachtsmarkt am Alexanderplatz

We have raved about the infamous “Chalet” on Alexanderplatz a couple of times – a big wooden shack in the middle of the Weihnachtsmarkt where you can join large groups of German-loving Glühwein-drinking tourists and locals who are looking for some old-school musical entertainment. But there is more to this market than meets the eye…



Christmas Markets Berlin: Weihnachtsmarkt on the Gendarmenmarkt

Dez 8th, 2010 | By
Christmas Markets Berlin: Weihnachtsmarkt on the Gendarmenmarkt

One of the absolutely prettiest Weihnachtsmärkte in Berlin is the well-known tourist attraction Christmas market on the Gendarmenmarkt. And not without reason, this large market is simply stunning and offers its visitors a great and varied assortment of drinks, foods and potential Christmas purchases. Centrally located in Mitte, on a walking distance from the Friedrichstraße



Weihnachtsmarkt around the Gedächtniskirche in Zoo

Dez 3rd, 2010 | By
Weihnachtsmarkt around the Gedächtniskirche in Zoo

Christmas times are here to stay in the snowwy city of Berlin – the perfect moment to visit even more Weihnachtsmärkte than you already have. Our next and also fabulous Weihnachtsmarkt that is completely different from the Lucia Weihnachtmarkt and the market in front of the Schloss Charlottenburg: is the Christmas market at the Gedächtniskirche. This large Weihnachtsmarkt takes up all the space around and among the notorious Gedächtniskirche.



Christmas Markets Berlin: Weihnachtsmarkt Schloss Charlottenburg

Nov 30th, 2010 | By
Christmas Markets Berlin: Weihnachtsmarkt Schloss Charlottenburg

Another Christmas market classic. If you are looking for romance and beauty, you cannot miss the market at the Schloss Charlottenburg. One of Berlin’s most classical and popular Christmas markets is the market at Schloss Charlottenburg, a beautiful building that in itself attracts thousands of tourists, even during the cold wintermonths.



Christmas Markets in Berlin 2010: Where to Go?

Nov 20th, 2010 | By
Christmas Markets in Berlin 2010: Where to Go?

On Monday the 22nd of November 2010, the Weihnächtsmarkte will open their doors to welcome Christmas hungry visitors. Drinking Glühwein, Eierlikör, rumpunch and eating Bratwurst and Mutzenmandeln – experience the real Christmas atmosphere at one of Berlin’s 89 Christmas markets. And of course, Good Food in Berlin will tell you where to go.