Even if you’re not part of the Gucci and Prada brigade, the architectural wow factor of this trio of shopping complexes (called...
The 1705 Französischer Dom was built by Huguenot refuges and consists of two buildings: the soaring domed tower, whose viewing platform...
One of Karl Friedrich Schinkel’s finest buildings, the Konzerthaus (1821) rose from the ashes of Carl Gotthard Langhans’ Schauspielhaus...
Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler
The gifted students at Berlin’s top-rated music academy populate several orchestras, a choir and a big band, which collectively stage as...
Jagger, Clooney and Redford are among the celebs who have tucked into dry-aged steaks and plump oysters in the marble-pillared dining...
Friedrichstrasse 76-78 · interesting places nearby
Galeries Lafayette information
Stop by the Berlin branch of the exquisite French fashion emporium if only to check out the show-stealing interior (designed by Jean Nouvel, no less), centred on a huge glass cone shimmering with kaleidoscopic intensity. Around it wrap three circular floors filled with fancy fashions, fragrances and accessories, while glorious gourmet treats await in the basement food hall.