Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Berlin

1001 & 1 Seife
Everyone likes to smell nice and there are a thousand and one different flavours and scents to treat yourself to in this pungent store.
103
The most popular bar on the ultra-hip Kastanienallee.
14 oz
Quality and individuality reign at this fashionable Berlin store. 
40 Seconds
Sexy minimalist lounge with breathtaking views.
A-Trane
New York style jazz bar that's always packed.
Absinth Depot
Even the joys of wine and champagne can grow dull for the true pleasure-seeker, so in order to keep things fresh and exciting why not bring home a bottle or two of absinthe?
Ackselhaus & Blue Home
Comfort with individuality comes at standard at this charming hotel.
ADFC Berlin e.V.
Almost totally flat and laced with cycle lanes Berlin is built to bike. Many use it as a means of transport but there are plenty of scenic routes to be enjoyed too.
Adlon Day Spa
Not many spas can boast being set over three different floors but this is one of them and could be your escape from the stresses and strains of hard Berlin partying.
Adlon Kempinski
This luxurious hotel is the resting place of choice for visiting heads of state.
Alba Basketball
Basketball may not be an international sport here in Berlin but a game is fun nevertheless. Slam-drunks abounds here at Max-Schmeling-Halle.
Aldon Day Spa
Altes Europa
A real find Altes Europa has the atmospheric buzz of a local tavern - which is exactly what it is.
Andreas Murkudis
Get ready to feel post-modern with this minimalist, concept designer boutique that makes shopping an artistic experience. 
Anita Wronski
A landmark on the Prenzlauer Berg's café scene Anita Wronski is consistently busy.
Anna Blume
Coffee and flowers are served under the one roof but best come for the hearty lunches and breakfasts‰Û_.
April
The charming April is one of the nicest cafe's in up and coming Schöneberg.
Arcotel Velvet
Chic design-friendly hotel in the heart of Mitte.
Ars Vitalis
Most of Berlin's five-star hotels boast world-class spas but in the unlikely event that you find yourself holed up in a hotel without one head to a day spa to rest relax and rejuvenate.
art’otel berlin mitte
Tasteful and modern this hotel combines contemporary art with rococo flourishes.
Arte Luise Kunsthotel
More akin to a gallery where you spend the night this is an art lovers paradise.
Artist Riverside Hotel
Charmingly tasteless this quirky riverside enterprise has some great rooms.
B Flat
Live jazz and acoustic music in a funky setting.
Badeschiff
Berlin's swimming pools are a great example of Berlin's uniqueness - where else would you find a heated pool suspended in a river (that serves cocktails) regular nude bathing evenings and kilometres of sandy beach? 50 laps has never been as much fun.
Balthazar
Bamberger Reiter
Contemporary Austrian and German cooking in an ambience that is pure 'Old Germany'.
Bar am Lützowplatz
With an extensive champagne list and the best Mai Tai in the world. What's not to love?
Bar Jeder Vernunft
Synonymous with Berlin's Roaring '20s cabaret and continues to draw a crowd.
Bar Nou
Hip colourful cocktail bar popular with anyone who is up for a party.
Barcomi’s Deli
Delicious aromatic coffee and fluffy cheesecake are the order of day in this New-York style deli.
Bateau Ivre
A cafe to some a bar to others Bateau Ivre is a Kreuzberg institution.
Bauhaus Archiv
A detailed history of the movement that shaped Berlin from 1919 to 1933.
Bazar Noir
Concept store Bazar Noir is the go-to spot for rare and hard to find pieces, from tables to light fixtures.
Beach Mitte
They might not look like beach bunnies but Berliners take beach volleyball very very seriously. Some 3000 tons of sand are deposited annually making the city a serious contender in the seaside sport.
Behind the Scenes of a Berlin Gastrotour
Bellman
Distressed walls candlelight and an imposing wooden bar: pure old school Kreuzberg.
Benita
Berghain / Panorama
A crowd of wild party-hard thrill-seekers hit the industrial techno with style.
Berlin Ballooning
Up up and away! There's no better way to see a city than from above so jump in a basket and get a bird's eye view of Berlin from the comfort of a balloon.
Berlin’s Flashy Festival of Lights
Check out these amazing images from Berlin's flashy Festival of Lights as some of the city's most famous attractions get a unique 'make-over'!

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