"Where can we see the Wall?" is a question frequently asked by tourists. Remnants of the 155-kilometer-long Cold War frontier can be seen at the East Side Gallery, Checkpoint Charlie and on Bernauer Strasse.
German political parties each have their stronghold. Germany's Left party dominates the Berlin district of Lichtenberg. 27 years after reunification, how much does the party rely on its East German past?
Berlin has become a popular destination for filmmakers - even for movies that aren't set in Germany. Here are a handful of other locations that Berlin has been dressed up as on camera.
Is it offensive to speak of admiring women? While students at a Berlin college are up in arms over a 1950s love poem in huge lettering on a wall of the school, Germany's PEN president has spoken out in defense of art.
Hate shouldn't belong to Berlin's lifestyle, as it unfortunately often does. DW columnist Gero Schliess reacts to the attacks against the Volksbühne's new director, Chris Dercon – which he sees as the tip of the iceberg.
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