Favorite places in the neighborhood

Favorite places in the neighborhood

Graefekiez

Walid Kacem and his wife Julia of Berberlin love the Graefekiez district in Kreuzberg. The neighborhood has a whole host of small boutiques, as well as lovely cafés, shops and playgrounds.

Favorite places in the neighborhood

Nikolaiviertel

Peruvian Diego Velazquez of Restaurant Nauta likes to visit Nikolaiviertel, Berlin's oldest settlement and a listed historical landmark. It reminds him of a miniature city.

Favorite places in the neighborhood

Kollwitzplatz

Mongolian Saranzul Bazarvaani likes Kollwitzplatz, where the weekly outdoor market has become a tourist attraction in its own right: "I like the mix of commerce and nature here."

Favorite places in the neighborhood

Winterfeldtplatz

Melion Abraha’s favorite place is Winterfeldtplatz, an area with many bars and restaurants as well as Berlin’s largest outdoor market. "I lived around here for a long time," says the founder of Cocoon Hairshop from Eritrea.

Every Berlin neighborhood, or Kiez, has a unique character. A Tunisian carpet dealer, Peruvian cook and hairshop owner from Eritrea each recommend their favorite local Kiez.

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