Since late 2012 a popular Saturday food market (Wochenmarkt) has been taking place a short walk from Südstern U Bahn station and since our move to Kreuzberg, we have become regular visitors, often enjoying lunch there and buying flowers from their stalls.
One wet and windy day, we headed over to Wedding to check out a Berlin cafe with a difference, one that alongside it's normal dining seats also has an old bus that you can sit and eat in (and even play-drive should you wish!). Here's my review of Cafe Pförtner...
"Eis, Eis, Eis" or ice cream as we call it in our household and it's all the kids think about this time of year (I must admit I think about it quite a lot too!) Thankfully Berlin is full of ice cream parlours with a multitude of flavours and types on offer. Here is my list of the places to find Berlin's Best Ice Cream, which is your favourite...?
It's not just Berlin's hipsters who want to enjoy brunch at the weekend's in Berlin, us parents want to as well! Here are my tips for the best family-friendly brunch options in Berlin. If you have tried out one (or more) of these brunches, it would be fabulous if you could write a short review in the comments section with some details about food quality and portion size.
There are a number of family-friendly cafes in Berlin and they can come in handy throughout the year, especially in the colder months when you need an alternative indoor space for your baby or toddler to play. Here's a review of Kiezkind in Prenzlauer Berg.
Whilst Neukoelln may not be so obviously baby-friendly as Prenzlauer Berg and some other Berlin-neighbourhoods, it offers a fabulous mix of things to do with children including a plethora of playgrounds big and small, gorgeous little hidden gems, water ways and more. Here are my Top 5 Things to do in Neukoelln with Kids...
Neukölln has become a hive of vegan eats in the last years and with this trend of vegan food hitting the area, comes 'Let it Be', a vegan cafe offering up crépes, vegan burgers and other meat and dairy-free options.
Sitting in the beautiful scenery of Richardplatz in Neukölln, you'll find the fittingly traditional Villa Rixdorf. Built in 1870, this wonderful little restaurant offers a nice meal out for families in Berlin.