Berlin

Meditation:HereNowNeverNowhere

Jenny Tonge | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jenny Tonge

So, in Berlin and London, we are busy with getting the film off the ground. 4 am wake up calls, with meditation and bowing, followed by 6am breakfasts. We, currently 2 nations, 6 children, 3 ex-partners, numerous friends, and bits of Hollywood, are all working on this, this film HereNowNeverNowhere. It is pulling together the strengths of a patchwork family.

German Tour Week One: The Osnabrück Experience

Josephine | Posted 23.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Josephine

One week ago yesterday we started our tour across Germany with Ryan Sheridan and his band. The time has gone so fast, and there are still two full weeks to go. The highlight of the tour so far has to be the two days we spent in Osnabrück.

Stunning Pictures Of Holocaust Memorial Day As The Victims Are Remebered In Israel, Poland And Germany

Paul Vale | Paul Vale and Elliot Wagland | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK

Holocaust Memorial Day was remembered around in Europe, Israel and beyond on Monday, with Members of Israeli parliament attending a ceremony in the fo...

Google Sorry For 'Adolf Hitler Platz' Blunder

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Tourists checking out the route to the next Berlin monument could have been forgiven for thinking their Google Maps app had taken them back in time. ...

Why Berlin Is Europe's Most Alluring City

George Gabriel | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
George Gabriel

While some might be concerned about it being a hipster's playground overrun with murky nightclubs, there is much to suggest the city is for anyone curious enough to explore its rich and expansive avenues. Just being in Berlin is an experience in itself.

Berlin's First Cannabis Cafe: Could Berlin Become the Next Amsterdam?

Emily Wasik | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Politics
Emily Wasik

If Hermann's proposal gets approved in the near future, the "Berlin Wall of Pot" dividing the city's residents will come down, tourists will flock to the culture capital not just for the cheap living and turbulent nightlife but for cannabis cafes, and everyday Berliners will be able to pick up their ganja from a store counter, along with their milk and brötchen.

Girls on Film

La JohnJoseph | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
La JohnJoseph

Last week, pop performance artist, Alexander Geist released the video for a new track, "A Woman's Right to Choose". A mysterious medley of ambiguous apparitions and morose saxophone riffs, the video leads us on a journey into arch sarcasm, and on to a provocative exploration of gender identity.

German Politician Demands British Secret Service Hands Over Material 'Gathered' At Embassy In Berlin

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.11.2013 | UK

The British secret service has been asked to hand over information gathered on a leading German politician obtained via the UK embassy in Berlin. ...

News Punch: Honey, Crack and Super Mario

Marc Paterson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Marc Paterson

News Punch has changed and now covers the week in lunacy. And where more appropriate a place to start than with Facebook?

Autumn Headline Tour Part One

Josephine | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Josephine

My headline tour across Europe seems like a bit of a blur now; a little whirlwind gone by. How much can one person fit into eight days? Well, here's a little answer for you, it's part one of the tour story, just the first four days... part two will come later.

Let There Be Light: Berlin's Festival of Lights Sets Art Capital Aglow

Emily Wasik | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Emily Wasik

Berlin's ninth annual Festival of Lights kicked off last week, one of the best-known illumination festivals in the world, running from October 9 to October 20.

25 Years After the Fall of the Berlin Wall, Who Are the Real Berliners?

Emily Wasik | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emily Wasik

Step foot in Berlin in 2013, and what's the first thing you see? A red army invasion? More like an invasion of red skinny jeans and cloth tote bags. Kreuzberg under American occupation? More like infested with American shaggy-haired guitarists.

Roaming Scribe: Biking in Brandenburg

Lynn Houghton | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lynn Houghton

Get on your Bike! Brandenburg, the suburbs and countryside around Berlin, is worth exploring for its stunning natural landscapes, historic villages and wildlife.

Alternative Oktoberfest: 10 German Destinations

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

For many, Autumn in Germany means Oktoberfest: Munich's 16-day celebration of beer, welcoming over six million visitors each year. However, Germany has much more to offer than beer, pretzels, lederhosen and dirndls.

Last Survivor Of Hitler's Downfall Dies

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 06.09.2013 | UK

Rochus Misch, the last remaining witness to Hitler's final hours, has died aged 96, according to reports. Misch died after a short illness on yeste...

Michael Rundle

10 Coolest Ideas At IFA 2013

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.09.2013 | UK Tech

Every year at the IFA trade show in Berlin, the tech world gathers to share ideas, eat currywurst and marvel at the latest and greatest gadgets. Th...

An Open Apology to Germany - Ich Bin Ein Hen

Charli Morgan | Posted 26.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Charli Morgan

My Berlin hen weekend was the most terrifying thing to happen to Germany since World War II. And that makes me as proud as a hen who has laid a particularly fine egg... none of my hens laid so much as an egg, although we did see a few Berliners taking the sexy bullet on our behalves.

COMPETITION: Win A Luxury Weekend Away In Berlin

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

To celebrate the release of ZERO HOUR, which is available on iTunes NOW, The Huffington Post UK is giving one lucky reader the chance to win a luxury...

Holocaust Denier David Irving Plans Return To Germany

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK

David Irving, the Holocaust-denying author, is planning a return to Germany at a lavish fundraising dinner - but Berlin hoteliers have banned him from...

WATCH: Obama Takes Off Jacket In Berlin, Crowd Goes Wild

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 19.06.2013 | UK Politics

President Obama delivered a speech at the Brandenburg Gate on Wednesday afternoon, fifty years after president John F. Kennedy's famous 'Ich bin ein B...

People of the World - Look at Berlin

James Davis | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK Politics
James Davis

Standing before the Brandenburg Gate this Wednesday, Obama will no doubt again make use of Kennedy's towering rhetoric. But this time the mood is different; the promise of 2008 itself already lost to history.

'Wearing A Corset Every Day Gave Me A Waist Smaller Than A Two-Year-Old's'

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A 24-year-old woman has shrunk her waist from 25 inches to 16 by wearing a corset every day for three years. Michèle Köbke’s waist is now smal...

Topless Women Crash Barbie Dreamhouse Opening

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK

Topless women from female rights group Femen have caused a storm at the opening of the Barbie 'Dreamhouse' in Germany, screaming slogans and brandishi...

Will London Hold Onto Its 'Top Startup Hub' Mantle?

Shivvy Jervis | Posted 14.07.2013 | UK
Shivvy Jervis

This eclectic city must overcome a number of obstacles if it's to challenge established startup zones and communities in Israel and the US, while also fending off competition for its European crown from Berlin.

Visions of Fashion

Laura Schnittger | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Style
Laura Schnittger

Paintings represent visions of fashion. Shapes project an abstract expression of an idea, philosophy and emotion playing with form, texture and motion. The paintings seem to incarnate pieces of cloth, covered up by - well art.