We Help People Move to Berlin and Find Work
Our Berlin Life guides cover all aspects of life in Berlin.
From a lifestyle side, we cover the city’s best blogs, top podcasts, how to make friends, etc. We dole on advice about moving here, getting into how much it costs to move to Germany, highlighting the top relocation specialists, and more. Naturally, we talk about finding work in the German capital, including how to ace interviews, know which companies are hiring, and the best websites to look for jobs. We also offer guides on where to eat and drink in Berlin, featuring restaurant and bar roundups.
Our Berlin Life Guides
Here at The Berlin Life, we offer in-depth and honest long-read guides. Our guides are original and crafted based on lived experience, and a lot of deep research.
We pride ourselves on not reinforcing negative stereotypes about the German people and culture, pushing outdated job search practices, or falsely claiming that it’s easy to find a job. We acknowledge and embrace that not everyone is the same and their experiences here can all be different.
We offer these guides as a way to help you move here, find work, settle in, and most of all enjoy life in Berlin.
Moving To Berlin
A Moving To Berlin Guide – Move Here & Settle In Like A Local
This moving to Berlin guide will help you settle in like a local. We cover finding a flat, kita, getting a bank account, SIM card, and more.
Top Relocation Companies In Berlin Germany
Moving abroad can be an overwhelming experience. Use this list of top relocation companies in Berlin Germany to make your move stress free.
How Much Does It Cost To Move To Germany? Use Our Calculator!
How much money do you need to move to relocate to Germany? Use our calculator to find how much it will cost to move to Germany.
Working In Berlin
The Diary Of A Berlin Job Seeker
Do you wonder what it’s like to search for work in Germany? Follow the real-life adventures in our diary of a Berlin job seeker.
What You Need To Know About Notice Periods In Germany
People used to giving 2 weeks notice at work are often surprised to learn about the long notice periods in Germany, which can be > 30 days.
What Are The Best Berlin Job Search Websites?
Many people feel overwhelmed knowing where to search for jobs in Berlin. Bookmark our best Berlin job search websites list to get started.
Don’t Make These German Cover Letter Mistakes
There’s a lot of incorrect information out there about applying for jobs in Germany. Let us help and avoid these German cover letter mistakes.
Send A Thank You Note After A Job Interview In Germany
Show how much you want to work at a company & send a thank you note after a job interview in Germany. Use our free template & follow our tips.
How To Find A Job In Berlin: An Honest & Detailed Guide
An honest and detailed guide with job-hunting tips from a local career coach advising you on how to find a job in Berlin in 2023.
Living In Berlin
Berlin Life Hacks
Our Berlin Life hacks advise you on where to get groceries, best transit options, where to open a bank account, find a locksmith, & more.
Practical Ways To Save Money In Germany
As a newcomer, you may not know about how to save money in Germany. Follow our practical tips to find out how to keep your hard earned cash.
Sunday Shopping In Berlin (Yes, It’s Possible)
Newbies to Germany are often shocked when shops are closed on Sundays. While, Sunday shopping in Berlin is limited, there are options.
These Are The Berlin Public Holidays In 2023
2023 is upon us and it’s time to start planning your holidays. Use this list of Berlin public holidays to get started.
The Top English Language Podcasts In Berlin
Aspiring or current Berliner? If you’re a fan of podcasts, we got you covered with these top English language podcasts in Berlin.
How To Save Energy In Germany (& Money Too!)
Follow our top tips about how to save energy and money in Germany, while helping the planet at the same time.
Eating & Drinking In Berlin
Our Favourite Bars For Craft Beer In Berlin
Berlin has a thriving craft beer scene worth experiencing. Check out our top local picks for where to get craft beer in Berlin.
The Very Best Korean Restaurants In Berlin
From popups serving street food to hole-in-the-wall establishments, and higher-end dining, we feature the best Korean restaurants in Berlin.
Our Favourite Mexican Restaurants In Berlin
Berliners complain about the lack of good Mexican restaurants in Berlin & fiercely argue about which one is best. Check out our favs!