Tag Archive: germany

How to make an (expat) podcast

Back in 2011, we were talking about our love of podcasts. “Have you heard this American Life? Or Radio Lab?” we asked each other excitedly. We couldn’t get enough, and lamented that we… Continue reading

Mini Mädel: Treats for Romy

Mini Mädel: Treats for Romy Mini Podcast Summary: We all have fond memories of the food we loved to eat as a child whether it was a speciality cooked often by your grandmother,… Continue reading

Podcast: The East Side Gallery Protest

The East Side Gallery Protest Podcast summary: In 1987, Ronald Reagan stood in front of the Brandenburg Gate and demanded that the Berlin Wall be torn down. Twenty-three years later, Berliners demanded that… Continue reading

Kiez Exploration #5: Wedding

To be perfectly honest, I’ve had a pretty low opinion of Wedding for a really long time. I was there for the first time about four years ago when I went to visit… Continue reading

Mini Mädel: The Tatort Phenomenon

Mini Mädel: The Tatort Phenomenon Mini Podcast Summary: Germany’s favourite “whodunnit” TV show Tatort (crime scene) has had viewers hooked for over 30 years. Every Sunday evening at 8:15 pm, Germans and foreigners… Continue reading

Dutch Berlin for Berlin Stories for NPR

Podcast: Podcast Summary: We are excited to announce our first podcast made in collaboration with Berlin Stories for NPR. Thanks so much to Berlin Stories founders, Anna Winger and Gisela Williams. In this… Continue reading

Mini Mädel: The Rixdorf Christmas Market

Mini Mädel: The Rixdorf Christmas Market Mini podcast summary: Darkness and cold has descended upon Berlin. The city is blanketed in snow and fairy lights adorn the trees. Yes, it’s winter again. But… Continue reading

Berlin’s Winter Sounds

Winter is here, and although the snow hasn’t fallen yet, it doesn’t mean that wintery and festive sounds aren’t all around us. Berlin is a veritable treasure trove when it comes to winter… Continue reading

Mini Mädel: Refugee Camp Berlin

Mini Mädel: Refugee Camp Berlin Mini podcast summary: If you’ve taken a stroll down Unter den Linden towards the Brandenburg Gate lately, you may have noticed a large group of protesters, and an… Continue reading

It’s the mädels’ first birthday!

Well it’s been a crazy year people! We started off as just two girls with a dream of documenting the hidden and quirky stories of Berlin. Now, a year later, with the help… Continue reading