Choosing and Enrolling in a School in Berlin

How to Choose and Enroll in a School in Berlin

Berlin is home to many different types of schools and finding the right school for your child can be a...

Guide to Berlin: Best of MItte

Guide to Berlin
Part I: Julie’s Best of Mitte

In this Berlin city guide series, friends of Archer Relocation share what they love most about the part of the...

International and Bilingual Schools in Berlin

If you are a family of non-native German speakers and are considering a move to Berlin, you will be happy...

International and Bilingual Schools in Berlin

Untersuchung for Your Child in Berlin

Families who move to Berlin with small children, or those who have had a baby in Germany, have probably heard...

Starting Grade 1 – ‘Einschulung’ in Berlin

If you have a child going into Grade 1 in Germany, the ‘Einschulung’ and ‘Zuckertüte’ traditions will be at the...

Childcare in Berlin

Childcare in Berlin Whilst Waiting for a Kita Spot

Childcare in Berlin is hot topic amongst families with children aged three to six.  ‘Kita’, short for Kindertagestätte, is the...

Kindertag in Germany and how to celebrate it in Berlin

Kindertag in Germany is coming up.  For those with children in Berlin, Kindertag is the perfect day to celebrate and...

Kindercafés in Berlin

Kindercafés in Berlin have been the saviour of parents all over the city. Especially in winter when it’s too cold...

What to do when your child is sick in Berlin?

When relocating to a foreign country with a family, one of the things parents are concerned about sooner or later,...

Christmas Markets and Other Winter Activities with the Family in Berlin

Christmas Markets and other Family Activities in Berlin in Winter

Finding family activities in winter in Berlin can be daunting for some. It can get very cold, it will snow, your heaters will be turned on high and the thermal tights and kids snowsuits get dusted off once more. But if you look a little deeper you’ll see that Berlin in winter can be just as vibrant as it is in the other seasons of the year. So, if you want to find some family activities in winter in Berlin, read on!