SHOP-O-ME­TER

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Where Berlin - - SHOPPING - Sweater by Betty Bar­clay

THE SHOPA­HOLIC

Flanked by a tow­er­ing depart­ment store, shop­ping mall, and mul­ti­storey elec­tron­ics store,

Alexan­der­platz at­tracts masses of shop­pers with its big la­bels and chains. S+U Alexan­der­platz

THE CA­SUAL TYPE

The main drag of Haupt­straße and the nearby Schöneberger

Kiez are filled with plenty of shop­ping fod­der, from an­tiques to fash­ion to gift items. The Satur­day mar­ket on Win­ter­feldt­platz is a neigh­bor­hood fa­vorite. U Eise­nacher Straße

THE BAR­GAIN HUNTER

Ev­ery Sun­day,

Box­ha­gener Platz is filled to burst­ing thanks to its weekly flea mar­ket. The sur­round­ing streets are also home to many in­de­pen­dent shops with plenty to dis­cover. U Sa­marit­er­straße

THE LUXURY SHOP­PER

Presided over by the ven­er­a­ble KaDeWe depart­ment store, Kur­fürs­ten­damm and Tauentzien­straße have long been one of Ber­lin’s ma­jor luxury shop­ping strips.

U Kur­fürs­ten­damm, U Wit­ten­berg­platz

THE FOODIE

Homey lit­tle shops and a week­end farm­ers' mar­ket with gourmet foods aplenty give Koll­witz­platz its al­lure. U Sene­felder­platz

THE DAY TRIP­PER

Dis­cover arts and crafts and unique sou­venirs amid quaint nar­row streets

in Pots­dam's Dutch Quar­ter.

Pots­dam Haupt­bahn­hof

THE DE­SIGN GURU

Nu­mer­ous la­bels clus­ter around

Hack­escher Markt. Around nearby Mu­lack­straße is where many lo­cal de­sign­ers have their bou­tiques and

ate­liers. S Hack­escher Markt

THE BROWSER

Bergmannstraße is made for brows­ing, with plen­ti­ful fash­ion, home,

and life­style shops in­ter­spersed with cafés for tak­ing a break. Visit Marheineke­platz mar­ket

hall for gourmet gift ideas. U Mehring­damm

THE MULTI –TASKER

Com­bine sight­see­ing with pre­mium shop­ping along

Friedrich­straße. Luxury depart­ment stores like Ga­leries Lafayette and Quartier 206 rub el­bows with high- end bou­tiques and key

sites like the Bran­den­burg Gate, Gen­dar­men­markt, and Check­point Char­lie. S+U Friedrich­straße

THE AN­TIQUE DEALER

Nu­mer­ous small shops and cafés make

Stuttgarter Platz a lovely spot to browse. Nearby

Suarezs­traße is known for be­ing Ber­lin’s street of

an­tique deal­ers. U Wilmers­dor­fer Straße

WHAT TYPE ARE

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