Westberlin just opened its doors this year. It is not only a media shop with great publications, but it’s also a café. You can browse through the magazines and enjoy a coffee or snack while reading your newly-bought read, which provides a little bit of respite from hectic Mitte buzzing outside. Westberlin is located at busy Friedrichstrasse, close to Checkpoint Charlie, and is also a great hideaway after a stressful shopping day.
Westberlin, Friedrichstrasse 215, Berlin, Germany, +49 302 592 2745
Located in the beautiful area of Hackescher Markt in Mitte is this great bookshop. They do not only sell publications, but also a selection of the finest design products, and many of them have been created by the designers and artists form the publications sold in the store. They also have special events where they showcase new books and offer graphic design and typography workshops, which can also be a cool Christmas present.
Gestalten Space, Sophienstrasse 21, Berlin, Germany, +49 302 021 5821