5 Classy Berlin Bars to Visit

Berlin boasts one of the best bar scenes in the world. This city contains bars ranging from hole in the wall to upscale joint. If you are looking for something classier, check out these places: GREEN DOOR BAR Ring the doorbell at number 50 Winterfeldstrasse to enter a speakeasyesque bar with a 70’s décor and…

Bavarian Beer Bliss: Strong Beer Festival

The argument could be made that Bavaria—especially Munich—is most famous for one thing above all else: Oktoberfest. And there are few festivals in the world that hold as much clout and conjure up as many images of merriment (which usually comes in stein form) as this often-replicated staple of Bavarian culture. But let’s just say…

A Hodgepodge of History: 5 Historical Sites in Munich

Although popularly known for the massive beer festival, Oktoberfest, travelers flock to Munich for the many historical sites which weave a rich tapestry of the city and culture’s history—70 million travelers annually, according to the latest statistics on munichfound.com! As you wander the city, make a point of stopping to see the following 5 historical places in Munich. RATHAUS GLOCKENSPIEL CLOCK…

7 Awesome Things to Do in Munich… Aside from Oktoberfest

While Munich may conjure images of lederhosen, sausages, and humungous bier steins, you must know that this wonderful city has much more than Oktoberfest to offer a visitor. A city of green parks and incredible architecture that’s rooted in the Middle Ages, there is no shortage of interesting sights to peek your interest. Here are seven…

Tips from Locals in Berlin

By Jessica Fishman Tim and Susan introduced us to great beer gardens like Prater, a well-known establishment with an extensive outdoor seating area and delicious bratwursts and pretzels. On the advice of Tim and Susan, we decided to see the remains of the Berlin wall. Large rusted poles are all that’s left of the once…

Falling in Love with Berlin

By Utrip CEO Gilad Berenstein I’ve had the pleasure of visiting Europe many times and found it easy to fall in love with Barcelona, Florence and Paris, the usual suspects. For some reason though, Berlin never made it to the top of my favorite cities list. When I landed, I was surprised to see it…