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Top Choice Perfume in Historic Mitte

Frau Tonis Parfum

Follow your nose to this scent-sational made-in-Berlin perfume boutique, where a 'scent test' reveals if you're the floral, fruity, woody or oriental type to help you choose a matching fragrance. Bestsellers include…
Top Choice Books in Historic Mitte

Dussmann – Das Kulturkaufhaus

It’s easy to lose track of time in this cultural playground with wall-to-wall books (including an extensive English section), DVDs and CDs, leaving no genre unaccounted for. Bonus points for the downstairs cafe, the…
Chocolate in Historic Mitte

Rausch Schokoladenhaus

If the Aztecs regarded chocolate as the elixir of the gods, then this emporium of truffles and pralines must be heaven. The shop features Instaworthy replicas of Berlin landmarks such as the Brandenburg Gate and the…
Department Store in Historic Mitte

Galeries Lafayette

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 inten…
Chocolate in Historic Mitte

Ritter Sport Bunte Schokowelt

Fans of Ritter Sport’s colourful square chocolate bars can pick up limited edition, organic, vegan and diet varieties in addition to all the classics at this flagship store. Upstairs, a free exhibit explains the jou…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Historic Mitte

Vielfach – Das Kreativkaufhaus

Pick up unique gifts or souvenirs handmade in Germany at this store where artists and craftspeople can rent shelf space to display beauty products, stuffed animals, bags, ceramics, photographs and lots of other pret…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Historic Mitte

Ampelmann Berlin

It took a vociferous grassroots campaign to save the little Ampelmann, the endearing fellow on East German pedestrian traffic lights. Now the beloved cult figure and global brand graces an entire store of T-shirts, …
Cosmetics in Historic Mitte

Nivea Haus

Nivea is Latin for Snow White, whose ‘castle’ sits right on prestigious Unter den Linden. At the flagship store of this German beauty purveyor, you can peruse the latest products, sign up for a skin analysis or get …
Fashion & Accessories in Historic Mitte

Corner Berlin East

Luxe label lovers, including the occasional celebrity, have this industrial-slick concept store on their radar. Peruse the latest wearables by established and emerging designers from Acne to Yeezy along with covetab…
Market in Historic Mitte

Antik- und Buchmarkt am Bodemuseum

This book and collectibles market has about 60 vendors in a gorgeous setting with Museum Island as a backdrop. Bookworms have plenty of boxes to sift through, alongside a smattering of furniture, toys, coins, bric-a…