35. Admire Charlottenburg Palace
Grand both in size and scale, Charlottenburg Palace dazzles with its lavish rococo interiors and manicured grounds.
36. Wait In Line For Berghain
People wait outside Berghain for hours in hopes of gaining admittance to the king of clubs. To that end, the lengthy queue and discriminating door policy have become as notorious as the debauchery that ensues inside.
37. Party At Kater Blau
For something less hard-core, seek out Kater Blau. Categorized as more of a middle-speed spot with melodic techno music, it’s still a fist-pumping party...though certainly tamer than Berghain.
38. Boogie All Night At Sisyphos
Housed in an old factory with a large outdoor area, Sisyphos beckons club-goers to dance until dawn and then watch the sunrise.
39. Hit Up Club Der Visionaere On Sunday
Situated on a scenic canal, between Kreuzberg and Treptower Park, Club der Visionaere is a great environment for chill drinks. Don’t miss the Sunday afternoon parties.
40. Embrace Punk Subculture
Had your fill of clubs and trendy bars? Experience the punk scene at anarchist drinking dens like Syndikat, Trinkteufel and Clash.
41. Devour Late-night Grub At Schwarzes Café
No matter what time hunger strikes, you can bank on Schwarzes Café. It’s open 24/7 (with the exception of 3 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Tuesday).
42. GET LOST IN KAUFHAUS DES WESTENS
Sprawling 60,000 square meters, Kaufhaus des Westens is the second-largest department store in Europe. We dare you to leave empty-handed.
43. Drop A Few Euros On Kurfürstendamm
One of Berlin’s most famous avenues, Kurfüstendamm often draws comparisons to Champs-Élysées in Paris.
44. Scour Secondhand Stores
Searching for a flouncy ’70s blouse or that perfect worn-in denim jacket? Humana, Sing Blackbird and Garments Vintage are a treasure trove of pre-loved pieces.
45. Swing By Potsdamer Platz
You might recognize Potsdamer Platz from live footage of “The Wall,” a watershed rock concert that took place just days after German reunification. Decades later, the historic square buzzes with shops, restaurants and entertainment.