Entries by Janna Ressel

BESPOKE TOURS IN BERLIN

You are looking for a private guide to best explore Berlin in bespoke guided tours? You want first-class service and meet a Berliner with superior knowledge of the city? Berlin Privateguide Janna tailors your individual, exclusive Berlin city tour. Enjoy a personalized Berlin experience! Ideas for bespoke guided Berlin Tours Get some inspirations for your […]

YOUR GUIDE JANNA

[one_third padding=”0 20px 0 0″] [/one_third] I’m your guide Janna, your Berlin Privateguide! Since 1994, I offer Berlin history city tours as a “professional Berliner”. Certified member of Berlin Guide Association and BVGD (Federal Association of German Tour Guides). With my experience and knowledge, I’m a “Senior Guide“. I also work as tour manager or tour […]

BERLIN CITY TOUR WITH FAMILY STORIES

Experiencing Berlin on the traces of my visitors’ family history is so enriching and touching for me. For eight days, we had a city tour with family Goodridge through Berlin. Helene was born here 82 years ago, she met this handsome American soldier named George, they moved to the States… Now they came back for […]

JEWISH BERLIN: MEET GAD

On my city walk in Jewish Berlin, meet Gad Beck. He was the perfect Nazi enemy: a gay, communist Jew. Working class family, a daring, bold guy. He trained young Jews for life in Palestine until the Nazis stopped Jewish emigration. Going underground, he built up secret pathways through the Alps. Gad’s greatest love was Manfred. […]

BERLIN BOOKS AND FILMS

Berlin books and films – a small selection, mostly 20th century.     Nancy Mitford, Frederick the Great / Friedrich der Große James Hawes: The shortest history of Germany Rainer Werner Fassbinder / Alfred Döblin, Berlin Alexanderplatz – book and film   NATIONAL SOCIALISM: FILMS The Counterfeits, on forgery of British pounds in Sachsenhausen Concentration […]