If you’re completely obsessed with taking pictures of everything from dogs and street art to food, then you’ll love getting snap happy on your next city break. Fill your feed with images from your next trip to Berlin and wait for the likes to roll in. It’s the perfect place to capture moments from history, uncover urban architecture and even visit an abandoned theme park.
What are you waiting for? Get out your camera or phone, and visit these five Instagrammable spots in Berlin.
1 Head for the metroNew York City isn’t the only place to see iconic yellow transport; Berlin’s also famous for its sunny metro trains. While you’re waiting to explore your next spot, stop and grab a picture. A boomerang or a still shot will definitely brighten up your feed.
2 Explore an abandoned theme park
Plänterwald closed its doors to the public in 2001; today you’ll find an overgrown forest with the skeleton remains of an amusement park. On a guided tour, unleash your inner photographer, and click away at the eerie Ferris wheel and rollercoaster.
3 Treat yourself to a coffee and waffle
You’ll find incredible photography opportunities in every setting in Berlin. Head for a café and choose a traditional German waffle. This sweet snack can be topped with berries, apple sauce, cream or powdered sugar. Whatever flavour you choose, it’ll make a brilliant addition to your insta story!
4 Spend your time looking up
As the saying goes, “sometimes you miss what’s right in front of you”, and when surrounded by beautiful architecture, it’s easily done. There’s no need for filters, as all you’ll need to do is just look up to get some breathtaking pictures of buildings around the capital.
5 Walk back in time
Capture a piece of German history as you walk through the weeping willows and uncover the largest memorial in the country. The sombre scene is a beautiful tribute, so please be respectful, as The Soviet War Memorial in Treptow is a place for remembrance.
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