Berlin

Scene Reports

Berlin’s Porn Scene Is Open, Experimental, and Endlessly Fun

Cheap rent and sex-positive laws have attracted adult filmmakers from around the world to the German capital.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
5.15.19
Nightlife

This Woman Dressed Up as a Man to Sneak Into Berghain's Notorious Sex Party

Svetlana is a woman who loves watching gay men have sex. There's no better place to do that than Snax, but the night has a strict door policy: no women.
Cliff Joannou
5.7.19
transport

I Spent a Week Riding Absolutely Everywhere on a Segway

From tourist spots to a meeting at the office, I wanted to understand whether being on a Segway feels as ridiculous as it looks.
Marvin Xin Ku
4.10.19
Berlin

Pissing Off Berghain Will Cost These Guys €50,000

The legendary nightclub won its lawsuit against the manufacturers of a game called 'Bergnein'.
Jonas Grönvik
11.16.18
housing

I Tried Renting Out My Hallway Cupboard for £350

The housing market is so bad that it made me wonder: how bad does a room have to be to actually put people off?
Paul Schwenn
11.12.18
24 Hours

24 Hours in Berlin's Red Light District

52-year-old sex worker Rafaela showed me around the stuffy cafés, dark corners and special characters of the Kurfürstenstraße.
Christina Hertel
10.25.18
Homelessness

A Day With a Homeless Family

In May, Alva and her three kids were kicked out of their home. Now, they're part of the group of 37,000 homeless people in emergency accommodation in Berlin.
Christina Hertel
9.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

How One Sex Toy Fucked an Entire Airport

Airport security somehow mistook it for a bomb.
Drew Schwartz
8.9.18
cake

How a Prisoner of War Turned this Fussy German Cake into a National Obsession in Japan

While Baumkuchen, or "tree cake," is rare in Germany, it's now found everywhere in Tokyo from 7-11 to fancy department stores.
Diana Hubbell
8.8.18
Berlin

Inside Berghain's Shockingly Good Ice Cream Parlour

The Berlin nightclub is best known for its decadence, debauchery, and exclusivity, but it also serves a mean scoop of chocolate ice cream.
Kieran Dahl
7.30.18
homeless university

We Visited Berlin's 'Homeless University'

The project offers anyone the chance to learn, a cheap meal and a community to lean on.
Nik Afanasjew
7.12.18
entertainment

We Asked a Dinosaur Expert How Realistic the New 'Jurassic World' Really Is

Apparently, the T-Rex wasn't always in such a terrible mood.
Lisa Ludwig
6.20.18
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