James Fancourt

Contributions by James Fancourt

Originally from England, James Fancourt moved to Berlin in 2012 and has been exploring the city ever since; whether it's abandoned Soviet bases or the latest coffee place. After leaving his 9-to-5 job in 2014 he's been focusing on photography and writing, and regularly contributes to local blog/publishing platform Slow Travel Berlin.

Travel guides

Berlin Travel Guide

Perhaps what makes Berlin so fascinating to explore, is that each district is like a town in itself, all with their own style and quirks, forming one of the most exciting cities of the world.

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MYKITA – Berlin’s eyewear institution

Unlike Paris, London or Milan, Berlin isn’t the typical place you’d expect to find a global fashion brand, but it’s home to one of the most forward-thinking eyewear companies in the world—MYKITA.

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The best cocktail bars in Berlin

When it comes to exploring the fine art of mixology, Berlin has an extensive selection of establishments that range from laid-back bars to exclusive speakeasies whose door policy makes getting into Berghain seem like a breeze.

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The best coffee in Berlin

Berlin’s best specialty coffee shops treat beans akin to the high-end wine industry; with the focus on quality, traceability, and sustainability that aficionados have come to expect.

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The best concept stores in Berlin

Away from the typical shopping districts, there exists a multitude of independent stores throughout Berlin where premium objects are curated with a certain concept or style in mind.

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