On 7 and 8 September, a Europe-wide initiative opens normally inaccessible World War II bunkers, former concentration camps and relics from the German Democratic Republic.
Started in the 1970s and illegal until 2010, today an ingenious band of wetsuit-wearing adventurers has turned the Bavarian city into one of the world’s more unlikely surfing capitals.
Visit one of the world’s most impressive gardens on Botanical Night, a romantic outdoor event with fireworks, performances and even mythical creatures.
Starting 14 June, vibrant Neukölln turns into a unique two-day art festival with an edgy, anything-goes atmosphere.
Whatever the weather, the best way to feel like a local in in this German city is to kick back with a foaming mug of beer.
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