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Friedrichshain

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A must go area in Berlin

We love going to this wonderful eclectic area of Berlin,mostly as the night life is amazing here,we alway's make a beeline to the OSCAR WILD PUB as it is such a wonderful pub ,but... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We had read that this neighbourhood was a lively one, full of bars and cafes. Well, there were some cafes but the truth is it stroke us as a rather dull place. We visited one afternoon: can't say if the area is more lively in the evening. From our experience, it was no big deal.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We love going to this wonderful eclectic area of Berlin,mostly as the night life is amazing here,we alway's make a beeline to the OSCAR WILD PUB as it is such a wonderful pub ,but it is one of many pub's ,bar's ,cafe's and restaurant's that this whole area has and make's this a must go destination for many a tourist... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Stayed for five days in apartment in F'hein as tourists (actually between F'hein and Lichtenberg, in the nice small old neighborhood of Victoriastadt), went to East Side Gallery on the first evening, on the next got lost in the streets around Ostkreutz station and got to grafitti-covered fences somewhere and a house covered with grafitti, hanging wooden tablets with some... More 

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Cool area of Berlin. Nice bars, stuff to do, places to eat. Seems like there are so really cool new things popping up as well!

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This was my favourite part of Berlin - so trendy and rough and ready. Lots of grafitti, market stalls, ethnic cafes and restaurants. We stayed at A and O Hotel Friedrichshain - we loved it. Right in the centre of a little area - with fabulous pubs serving super strength beer (smoking allowed!), a pizzeria, kebab shops, Whole Foods Market,... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

This area of Berlin had something for everyone! So much to see, so many places to eat and drink! Very bohemia feel

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Weybridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

So much vibe and colour going on..Nice coffee and restaurants. Still very strong feel of East. Without seeing this side of Berlin, the picture will not be complete. But much rougher area.

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Saint Albans, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

Full of late night bars, they are hard to find but once you get there are open until the late. Just have a walk around and you fill eventually find the busy hangouts. I recommend a long island ice tea, they are made very strong and definitely get a picture in the Photoautomat (photobooth) for only 2 euros. Don't be... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

There is something here for everyone. The area around the Warschauer Platz is one of the filthiest in Germany. Yet two streets to the East you are in a modern neighborhood with very nice buildings, businesses and places to dine and drink. We stayed in an apartment, which was nice, but transportation was far from ideal. Each time we visit... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

If living here or just staying at the hotel F.hain is a great are to walk through. If you like eating out it is a great option for you. If you are not lazy and like walking you will find great spots in many of the streets around.  Prices are good and you have a huge choice what to eat... More 

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Friedrichshain
When you arrive at Warschauer Strasse in the heart of the district, you have found one of Berlin’s party hotspots. At night in Friedrichshain, the energy is palpable and the streets of this old worker's quarter are full of street musicians. On one hand, you may find a bar with international crowds, electronic music, long lines and panoramic views - on the other, an outside venue by old train yards featuring decrepit buildings and live alternative music. No matter your taste, the best way to end a night out in Friedrichshain is sitting by the Spree River at the East side gallery, the longest and best preserved piece of the Berlin Wall, watching the sun rise over the beautiful Oberbaum Bridge.
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