Berlin, the capital city of Germany, is one of the most creative, hip, progressive cities in Europe. If the incredible culture and happening art scene aren’t enough to make you ready for a trip to Berlin right now, we’ve got nine more reasons why Berlin should be on your bucket list.
So you randomly threw a thumbtack at that world map hanging on your wall, and decided to visit the first country it hit. Now that you’re in a place you know almost nothing about, what can you do here? Travel is a journey; a journey to find adventure and culture and depth in the far foreign reaches of our world. I believe that the best way to do this is by experiencing as much of the local culture as you can during your short visit, something that doesn’t require a lot of money. Here’s my checklist of the activities you should do when you go to a country for the first time.