Mini Retirement Project

Berlin Street Food Galore

Tips for Foodies in Berlin There have been some great culinary experiences during our 2 weeks stay in Berlin. My friends were right when they said that Berlin has a lot to offer other than currywurst. For such big European city like Berlin, the cost of living and food here are actually quite reasonable, compared to it’s other neighbouring cities i.e. Munich or Vienna. Also, since Berlin is now home to so many expats and immigrants, it is not surprising at all to find so many different variety of cuisines within its city. You’ll find that...

Berlin For First Timers

A hotchpotch of our travel experiences and tips in Berlin We spent 12 days in Berlin as our first destination in this European journey. I must say that due to all the positive feedback I’ve heard about how fantastic this city is, I came here with high expectations. So what do I personally think about the city? To be honest, I think we came at the wrong time, winter is a miserable time of the year and even in a city as vibrant as Berlin, the bitterly cold weather (-3dg today) have dulled the city’s upbeat pulse a fair bit. Don’t get me...

The First Day of Our Adventure

With no short of eventful dramas along the way Guten Tag from Berlin! (this is about one of the 3 German words I knew at the start of my stay in Germany). What a physically and mentally exhausting journey it’s been for us so far. From Penang — Kuala Lumpur — Abu Dhabi — Berlin, it took us a total of 18.5 hours between airports to finally arrive in Tegel Airport, Berlin. By then, I was too exhausted, to feel any excitement only to be greeted with every travellers worst nightmare upon arrival – our luggages did not land...