"... a scene-stealing combo of glamour and grit, teeming with top museums and galleries, grand opera and guerilla clubs, gourmet temples and ethnic snack shacks."
- Lonely Planet
"The greatest cultural extravaganza that one could imagine."
- David Bowie
"Berlin is a pulsing, exciting city with so many varied and distinctive neighborhoods, iconic history all around, great food at all levels and from every corner of the world ... an excellent place to set up camp and make a great record."
"Berlin is the newest city I have come across."
- Mark Twain
"Berlin can fill you with wonder ... the nostalgic, the party lover, the trendsetter, today's Berlin is one city, many characters – different every time you look but never looked at indifferently."
"A creative centre with a refreshingly frank business culture and fantastic energy ... the preferred habitat of more artsy start-ups."
- The Economist