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The Rum Trader: Berlin

Sometimes bars leap out of their context and take on a symbolism and meaning that is, somehow, far beyond the bar itself. It is difficult to pin down what makes these establishments legendary. But one knows them when one sees them. One such bar is the Rum Trader. Berlin may be filled with interesting bars, […]

The Berlin Street Music Project

Berlin is packed with street musicians. This is a project to record some of them:

The bubble men

A highlight for kids in Berlin is to find one of the many bubble men who blow gigantic bubbles. They are like pied pipers and are usually surrounded by throngs of enthusiastic children watching or chasing and popping bubbles. You can usually find them at Mauerpark on Sundays and can try your luck at Kollwitzplatz […]