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Berlin's Hot Spots
Here's a quick list of the city's best streets and squares.
Savignyplatz in Charlottenburg: Great restaurants and shopping.
Ludwigkirchplatz in Wilmersdorf: Charming cafés surrounding a beautiful church.
Nollendorfplatz and Winterfeldplatz in Schöneberg: The cultural centers of Schöneberg; the latter hosts a fab weekly market.
Oranienstrasse and Wiener Strasse as well as both riverbanks of the Spree in Kreuzberg and Friedrichshain to Treptow: The former is the lively center of Turkish Kreuzberg; the banks of the Spree have a number of large clubs in industrial spaces.
Hackescher Markt and Oranienburgerstrasse as well as surrounding side streets in Mitte-Scheunenviertel: The center of historical and cultural Berlin, with the most mainstream and popular nightlife.
Kastanienallee and Helmholzplatz in Prenzlauer Berg: A widely trafficked street and square in Berlin, full of both young expats and local families.
Boxhagenerplatz and Boxhagener Strasse in Friedrichshain: Home to a weekly flea market, a busy area both day and night with cafés, bars, and restaurants.
Hermannplatz in Neukölln: The jumping off point for a night out in one of Berlin's newly hip districts.
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