Revisiting Berlin

Hey, and welcome to my rather overdue post on my latest trip to Berlin. You can see my previous posts here and here, if you fancy doing some research for a future trip. We stayed in West Berlin and there were so many preserved pre-war buildings. Many of them covered in plants. This time we stayed in a hotel. Despite loving our Airbnb last year, we found prices had gone up and we managed to get…

I popped my Airbnb cherry in Berlin

So Airbnb, have you tried it? Airbnb has been around for a while now and despite having a few saved properties on there I’d never actually stayed in one, until Berlin. I composed a shortlist of potential properties in Berlin on Airbnb and shared it with my three girlfriends, secretly hoping they’d all like my favourite. They did *phew*. The chalk wall where visitors have left little messages was a personal touch. The ceilings are high,…

72 hours in Berlin

So I’m just about getting back into the swing of things after my trip to Berlin. To be honest it’s taking a little longer than I thought it would! And this post is on the long side so make a cup of tea and get settled. We had a fantastic time. There is so much to see and do in Berlin that we’ve all come away saying we want to go back. I travelled to Berlin with three…

My Berlin Plans

Its been about four years since I’ve been away on holiday with my girlfriends and even longer since going abroad. So we have planned a weekend trip to Berlin. Berlin might not be the first place you’d think of when planning a girls holiday, but I’ve always wanted to go back after visiting years ago on a German school exchange. I was about 14 years old and it was probably the oddest and most awkward holiday I’ve…