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  1. Mitte, Berlin

    Posted Jul 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Yenni Kwok

    ... Yenni Kwok Before the fall of the Berlin Wall, the district of Mitte ('middle') was a neglected, crumbling backwater. It is now back with a vengeance, reclaiming its pre-war status as a social and cultural hub. While big labels such as Hugo Boss, Adidas and Wolfgang Joop have opened flagship stores, myriad independent boutiques, galleries and shops are colonising ...

  2. Mitte, Berlin

    Posted Feb 06th 2005, 12:00am by Helen Purvis

    ... Helen Purvis The abrupt arrival of the Berlin Wall in 1956 split families and communities. It also isolated East Berlin's best monuments, museums and shopping boulevards. Friedrichstrasse, in the Mitte district, was home to Berlin's glitziest boutiques until the eastern bloc took control. A network of early 20th-century courtyards holds the key to Mitte's retail ...

  3. The White Stuff

    Posted Jun 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Shiro i Shiro- loosely translated as 'The White Castle' in Japanese- is an Asian-Mediterranean fusion restaurant in the trendy Lux 11 apartment hotel in the Mitte district of Berlin. The South Korean design duo behind the edgy interior, Hyunjung Kim and Troung Ngu, describe the concept as classic European baroque meets Asian understatement. The white on white offset ...

  4. Best Shop

    Posted Aug 20th 2006, 12:00am by Vivienne Tang

    ... Vivienne Tang Where? The Best Shop is in the centre of the German capital's busy Berlin-Mitte district, where many of the city's trendy shops, clubs and bars are. Who? Since its opening in 2004, Best Shop has become known as a one-stop destination for fashion and lifestyle items. Sumi Ha, the store's owner, has created a retail-therapy hotspot that is also a creative ...

  5. Lux 11, Berlin

    Posted Jul 09th 2006, 12:00am by Farhad Heydari

    ... Farhad Heydari Where is it? In the heart of east Berlin's budding, multicultural Mitte district and flanked by indie boutiques, smart bars, traditional taverns and antediluvian cafes. Traditional or modern? Both. Located in a series of whitewashed 18th-century row houses on Rosa-Luxemburg-Strasse, the hotel was once a key KGB listening post, reporting directly to Moscow. Today, ...

  6. Berlin's walls fall to foreign investors

    Posted Aug 14th 2005, 12:00am by Yenni Kwok

    ... and the Daimler-Chrysler Centre by Italian Renzo Piano and English architect Richard Rogers. Favoured are properties in the eastern Berlin districts of Mitte and Prenzlauer Berg, where old-fashioned flats abound and a bohemian lifestyle predominates. Mitte, meaning 'the middle', has some of the city's oldest structures: the imposing Berliner Dom, the splendid Crown Princes Palace and the iconic ...

  7. Investors move in on bargain Berlin homes

    Posted Apr 26th 2006, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... and Mitte, among the most exclusive and expensive in the city, are likely to see the biggest rises over the next five years, of as much as 15 per cent a year for the next five years once the growth ...



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