I love spending Christmas in Berlin. I haven’t done it for a while, but there’s something charming and playful about it.… Read More Nine interesting things you learn by spending Christmas in Berlin
German humour is strange. Plus, the Germans captured the absurdism of the internet and conspiracy theories first. … Read More German humour and conspiracy theories
Funny video pitching Berlin as a startup…… Read More Pitch: ‘Berlin as a Startup City’
As usual, the Germans have been getting warmed up for New Year’s Eve — the one night of the year when they go completely crazy.… Read More Why the Germans turn into werewolves on New Year’s Eve
The Bavarian and I have split up so for the first time ever, I am open explore Berlin’s modern dating scene. This can be summed up in one word: Tinder.… Read More Tinder in Berlin
I am loath to say anything critical about Daniel Sloss because he started yesterday night’s show at Berlin’s Quatsch Comedy Club by reading out the last letter of complaint he received.… Read More Daniel Sloss at Quatsch Comedy Club
This is the funniest video I’ve seen in a while – who says the Germans have no sense of humor?
The Bavarian and I recently visited his hometown (well, village) to attend his nephew’s christening…… Read More The German State and the Church (with Father Ted)
Wetten Dass is Germany’s biggest Saturday night entertainment show. The first time I saw it, I thought, “The Germans are crazy.” … Read More Will Arnett on Wetten, Dass…?
I occasionally tweet random things that the Bavarian says to me under the tag #ThingsMyGermanHusbandSaidToday which I thought I’d collect under one blog post for those of you who don’t follow me on Twitter (why not?!)… Join the fun @madhviramani
On Sunday, The Bavarian and I previewed some works that are to be sold over the next week at one of Berlin’s finest auction houses – Villa Grisebach in Charlottenburg – because the Bavarian has registered to bid in their Autumn Auction.… Read More Villa Grisebach
A lot of people in Berlin are sporting beards and big plastic glasses at the moment, which reminded me of this video…… Read More People in Berlin Sporting the Paedophile Look
Yes, I’m one of the English people who live here, but I don’t do yoga or have children – phew!… Read More Song about Prenzlauer Berg, in German
A recent study has shown that half of Brits could have German blood in them. The Sun has come up with a brilliant survey to assess your German-ness “oompah” rating.
New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Berlin 2010 /2011… Read More Happy New Year
Saw this episode of Fawlty Towers again for the first time in ages, and laughed my head off. Enjoy!
Recently came across some hilarious videos from Broken Comedy that epitomise the Berlin / Munich conflict.… Read More Berlin vs Munich 2