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Oqko’s 1st Anniversary – hurrah ! Lights, camera, moody disco

After almost a month off booze and loose living it appears the stars have aligned and allowed me back in the game with a cheeky welcome back party, by way of Oqko the Berlin-based collective... More
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How to Dress Well and counting down.. to November

How to Dress Well comes back to Germany in November (Berlin: Gretchen / Hamburg: the very lovely Häken), which means there is music coming – which get’s me bloody excited. It feels like yesterday that... More
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Sekuoia me-o-my, me-o-my.

Guuuurl – it’s only Thursday, but I’m about as excited as a slightly lumpy kid gazing at cake. I’m going through a (hopefully) very short stint of non-drinking since my very long stint in the... More

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ASK LUCY: Long weekends are coming, and I have no idea what I’m doing

Lucy, I’ve realised easter is in 3 weeks. Where do I go? Cheers, Fred P.S. I’m in Berlin, that’s a good starting point. — Hey Fred (Easter’s in 2 weeks now, sorry for the delay) –... More
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ASK LUCY: I’m a big spender with a not so flush mate… And that’s complicated.

Hey Lucy, I’m hooking up with someone who earns less money than I do and I feel shit about it. I really like him, but I don’t want to have to carry him financially. Do you think... More
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ASK LUCY: I’m single & cartoons on the Internet are making me depressed

Dear Lucy – I was just looking at the Internet and I found this image: That’s me. That’s the thought I have every day. How am I relating so horribly to a cartoon? What happens... More

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DANÉE VS. FOOD: Interview with Deniz from Fructopia

As our girl Lucy prepares to embark on a farking balls-y adult-exchange to the town of Haan to learn more Deutsch, we speak with food blogger and author of Fructopia, Deniz Fıçıcıoğlu, about moving lands... More
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DANÉE VS FOOD: German-Style Bibimbap

If the Korean dish bibimbap had a half-sister from Germany she’d look and taste a lot like this. This recipe is a case of the when your fridge gives you lemons, make lemonade. All I... More

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What’s Up Weekend? 1 – 6 July 2016

Peak Summer, Peak Berlin – this weekend and beyond we’re getting excited for open air dancefloors including AWAY w/ Omar S (!) and bbqs, a pretty special concert from legends Massive Attack and the return... More
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What’s Up Weekend? 23 – 29 June 2016

Berlin Midsommar Festival, a techno open air – tonight! – and a plethora of vibes both inside the clubs and out, our picks for the next week or so are below. Each of them is either... More
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What’s Up Weekend? 16 – 22 June 2016

Fete de la Musique and a weekend full of really really good reasons to hit a dancefloor each night – our picks for the next week or so are below. Each of them is either highlighted... More

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How to Dress Well and counting down.. to November

How to Dress Well comes back to Germany in November (Berlin: Gretchen / Hamburg: the very lovely Häken), which means there is music coming – which get’s me bloody excited. It feels like yesterday that... More
sekuoia-brace

Sekuoia me-o-my, me-o-my.

Guuuurl – it’s only Thursday, but I’m about as excited as a slightly lumpy kid gazing at cake. I’m going through a (hopefully) very short stint of non-drinking since my very long stint in the... More
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Ta-ku and Wafia bringing on all those inappropriate feels

It’s day 6 of being in hospital. I’ve spent the last 2 days talking in shit German with my roommate – I’m both mentally and physically broken. Things you have to know before entering into... More

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HAPPY NEW YEAR ! Things to do/ stop doing in 2016

Since mid-December I have been making notes on my iPhone about things I would like to change about myself and other people in order to make a small difference for the better. Personally, I’m exhausted... More
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LUZI GEGEN HAAN: Go West ! Life is peaceful there.

I think it comes to a point in every English speaking person living in Berlin’s life that they realise “Fuck me, I really need to learn German.” For some this will happen immediately, because they... More

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How to properly utilise your hotel: nhow Rotterdam

I don’t take enough advantage of long weekends. It’s something I have never thought about, largely because when I was at university I worked in retail, so you’d work these long weekends and make the... More
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TRAVEL: How to spend your days in Antwerp, Belgium

Easter is coming so we’r thinking about some of the places you could head on an extended weekend or a non-extended weekend, really – we are in Europe. Nothing is that far where two days... More
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TRAVEL: Århus like a local, in 48 hours or less.

Months ago (yes, I’m not very good at getting things out in a timely fashion) I went to Århus. And like any new city I go to, I tend to check in with locals who... More

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Oqko’s 1st Anniversary – hurrah ! Lights, camera, moody disco

After almost a month off booze and loose living it appears the stars have aligned and allowed me back in the game with a cheeky welcome back party, by way of Oqko the Berlin-based collective... More
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What’s Up Weekend? 1 – 6 July 2016

Peak Summer, Peak Berlin – this weekend and beyond we’re getting excited for open air dancefloors including AWAY w/ Omar S (!) and bbqs, a pretty special concert from legends Massive Attack and the return... More
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What’s Up Weekend? 23 – 29 June 2016

Berlin Midsommar Festival, a techno open air – tonight! – and a plethora of vibes both inside the clubs and out, our picks for the next week or so are below. Each of them is either... More