When arriving in a foreign city for the first time, what hip traveller hasn’t wished for a plugged-in local to take them around and show them all the truly cool stuff that never makes it into the guidebook? If you’re heading to Berlin, you’ll be able to do just that. SOPHIE LAM the Independent tries Plus One Berlin.
“A couple of days before my arrival, I log on to the Plus One website to browse the “locals”. Bingo – Marija, a 30-year-old Serbian astrophysicist, with a bubbly personality and the inside track on the Kreuzberg/Neukölln neighbourhoods, is free for the day. […]