Mykita at Bikini Berlin
Chic Berlin eyewear brand Mykita gets a new foothold in the city this month with a brand new opening at Bikini Berlin mall. A go-to brand for those looking for classic glasses with a twist, Mykita handmakes all its pieces in Berlin and these would make top souvenirs from the German capital. With a great assortment of sunglasses, this is a must-visit for those looking for new spring accessories.
Mykita, Bikini Berlin, Budapester Strasse 38-50, 10787 Berlin, +49 (0)30 2847 4114
Christian Dior new store
Kurfürstendamm is Berlin’s most prestigious shopping boulevard, with an impressive range of top international stores. This spring pay a visit to the new Christian Dior boutique where you’ll be able to shop across the women’s ready-to-wear line, bags, shoes and other accessories. Gentlemen will also be able to take advantage of the new space, which has an area dedicated to Dior Homme.
Christian Dior, Kurfürstendamm 56-57, 10115 Berlin
Spring festival at Kurt-Schumacher-Damm
From 28 March to 22 April, Berlin will be celebrating the new season with a spring festival at Kurt-Schumacher-Damm. Here you can enjoy a variety of festive entertainment including funfair rides. An array of top hot food stalls will offer visitors a range of dishes such as traditional bratwurst, crepes and sweet treats like candyfloss. A party tent will present a range of entertainment including great musical line-ups. On two Saturday evenings in the festival the sky will be lit up with an impressive firework display.
Spring festival, Kurt-Schumacher-Damm, 13405 Berlin
Ramen x Ramen
Berlin is a fantastic city for food and its many great restaurants and pop-ups are testament to the diverse nature of the city. This spring why not try the new Japanese restaurant Ramen x Ramen? Recently opened in Friedrichshain, the ramen hotspot has had a hugely successful launch thanks to its top-quality broth dishes and cool minimalist interior. All the dishes are freshly made in the restaurant and there is a great range of vegan options.
Ramen x Ramen, Gabriel-Max-Strasse 2, 10245 Berlin, +49 (0)30 3462 2676
Gallery Weekend Berlin
From 27-29 April, Berlin will beckon art lovers and collectors to celebrate the best of contemporary art in a special event taking place across the city. The weekend will offer the perfect opportunity to explore Berlin’s world-famous art scene, with more than 50 galleries openings their doors to a host of established and emerging design talent. Special screenings and stage talks will complete the weekend, making it one to note for both film and art lovers. See gallery-weekend-berlin.de for more details.