Schwarzfahren (Or: Exploits in Fare Evasion While Living in Berlin)

At first, traveling illegally is electrifying; even the dullest journeys become thrilling, suspenseful, dangerous.

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Chain Restaurants

Who cares? I had a tasty meal at a reasonable price in a pleasant environment. It was precisely what I wanted.

Cheap Living in Berlin

Next American City has a very interesting post looking at Berlin's history, and why rent there has remained so low, compared to other major cities.