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Posts by Gisela Williams

Vienna, Old and New
The city of waltz and opera also shimmers with cultural innovation. Christoph Thun-Hohenstein, head of the Museum of Applied Art, and his art historian wi... Read More
Modern Germans Reclaim Heimat
Berlin resident Gisela Williams explores the proud new zeitgeist taking hold in her adopted homeland. Like so many German words, Heimat is impossible to ... Read More
What to Do in Berlin's Kreuzberg Neighborhood
With East Berlin certifiably yuppified, locals are moving back to the old West. The epicenter? This former hotbed of counterculture. Gallerist Johann Kön... Read More
Night Clubs, Supper Clubs, and Locavore: The Latest Foodie Buzz in Berlin
You’ll sooner find Berliners dancing all night than eating a proper meal—which is why see-and-be-seen restaurants are popping up inside the hottest nightc... Read More