On tuesday, January 9th, Berlin’s Elite had the chance to play escape games. Lots of excitement, adventure and obstacles were waiting for Berlin’s Yelpers! They were playing in Teams of 5-6 people each and tried to be the fastest team of the evening. In the end, everyone left the event excited, proud and with a big smile on their face! Read the fantastic reviews and see the pictures here.
Special thanks to Team Escape Berlin
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On Friday night, Yelp Berlin Elites got to see one of the biggest theatres in Germany backstage. They had the chance to be on stage and wave at all their (imaginary) fans! Also they learned about the techniques behind the big shows and had some fun insight into the daily life of the actors. Read the reviews of the event here!
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Tuesday the 8th of December was a fantastic night for Nürnberg’s Elite, as they were invited to discover their city from an entirely different point of view. Armed only with a torch and a helmet each, the lights were soon switched off and the group ventured into the deepest parts of their city for a walk in the dark through Nürnberg’s underground maze of beer cellars. Read all the reviews of the event here and find all the fantastic photos here.
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On November 16th the Yelp Elites of Düsseldorf survived a real-life team attraction, the city's first Live Escape Game. In the neighborhood of Dusseldorf's former Slaughterhouse, tons of excitement, puzzles and obstacles were waiting for the Yelpers - and they mastered it! Check out the reviews of the Elites.
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On Thursday Evening, it was time for Berlin’s great Yelpers and the new Community Manager Shoshana to meet each other! With some drinks, snacks and a crazy electroswing DJ, the atmosphere reached its peak at Le Labo, a bar that many Yelpers did not know yet… and they were surprised! Yelpers contributed by taking many photos, signing a big printed picture of Berlin and throwing ideas, questions and wishes into the “idea box”. Read the reviews and see the pictures of the event here!
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Wednesday the 10. June marked the day that Munichs Yelp Community got to meet its new CM. Elites, Yelpers and newbies got together in the Salon Irkutsk to enjoy a great evening in Russian-French Trainstation-Pub-atmosphere and hoist a pint to a new beginning. For many it was a chance to see new faces, meet old acquaintances and enjoy an evening of Vodka, Borschtsch and Macarons. But check out what you missed for yourself, you can find the reviews here and some lovely photos here.
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On a usual evening in March the Berlin Yelp Elites were invited on a short but oh so tasty trip to Mexico! The team of Papalótl had prepared stops full of Habanero and Jalapeño, little heaps of guacamole and mole, tasty challenges in the shades of Tamarinde and finally we climbed the sometimes smoky sometimes fruity hills of Mezcal: ¡Que viva México!
Find more pics on flickr and all the reviews on Yelp!
Thanx so much to Barbara, Hector, Alfredo and Chef Julián! And thanx to Daniel Aloni for the awesome pics!
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Happy Valentine's Day, dear Berlin Business Owners! In November 2014 the guests at the eat&STYLE had the chance to write a love letter to their favorite local restaurant, bar, ice cream parlor or dentist. The Berlin Yelp Elite team promised to deliver them in person - and that´s what we did within the past weeks: delivering 99 lovely decorated #yelpcupid hymns to the best Karaoke bar, the best Tonic water, the best looking waiter or just the coffee shop around the corner who makes every start into a new day a good one! Congrats to all the loved ones - keep up the good job and enjoy the well deserved Yelp love!
Reach out to all the happy faces here!
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The first Hamburg Elite event started on the 15th of January in the Hamburg Speicherstadt. It was the first Elite event ever, for some Elites a big WOW and a happy get together with the other Yelpers.
The Grillfino guys invited us for a special Burner tasting, not Burger! They opened exclusivly in the evening and presented us their fresh and tasty food. Steak and Chicken grilled on a lava-grill and combined with fresh ingredients. The Yelp crowed were so enthusiastic. It was a awesome taste. Cold beer brewed by Von Freude and homemade cupecakes from Jay supplemented the special dinner at the Markethall.
Read all the great reviews of these event here and see all the fantastic and delicious photos on the Flickr page.
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On January 16 the Berlin Yelp Elites were invited to THE ESSENTIAL SURVIVAL GUIDE to fully enjoy Berlin: How to become a REAL Berliner in one hour? was the question of the night. At the Spielbank Berlin Comedian Karsten Kaie took us through 10 lessons from shopping to taking a cab , from dating to finding an apartment - Berlin style! Dear Karsten Kaie, thanx for the most hilarious lesson we were ever taught - highly recommended to everybody who is toying with the idea of moving to, already living in or just in love with the best city in the world: Berlin!
More details on the show and this special night you´ll find in the reviews
of the Yelp Elites and their pictures. The header pic is taken by Thomas K
- thanx so much!
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On Thursday night, a handful of Yelp Elites from Hannover met to celebrate the last event before the end of the year by visiting the Christmas markets in the city of Hannover. Each Elite received some special and personalised gifts and we explored the markets together. We drank Glühwein and Glögi, ate salmon and reindeer rolls.
The activities included some special games and some of us made their own candles. Overall it was an eventful night and the Elite squat 2014 is looking forward to many new additions in 2015! All reviews can be found here
and and the pictures on our Flickr
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On a brutally cold October night, Nurembergs Elites braved the weather to arrive at their first ever Elite Event! The evening took place in the lovely Shashamane-Reggaebar which in contrast to its name is actually an amazing aethiopian restaurant! The Yelpers learnt how to eat without cutlery and got to try all sorts of different delicacies from the Region around Shashamane, ever tried spicy goat? You should…
You can read the reviews and see the pictures here. Who needs knives & forks anyway?
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On Wednesday night, around twenty Yelpers from Hanover met for the first official Yelp event to be introduced to the new Community Manager Lina O. The celebrations were hosted by Efendi Bey, a Turkish confectioner that serves amazing cake and biscuits but also cooked food. Newbies and long-time yelpers met offline for the first time and are now excited to kick-start the Hanover Yelp Community.
The Yelpers tried all sorts of treats and were rewarded with a beautiful and delicious Yelp cake. All reviews can be found here and the great photos can be found on Flickr.
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On October the 23rd the Berlin Yelp Elite had the pleasure to dive into the world of coffee at the legendary micro roastery Andraschko in Berlin-Tempelhof! Elisabeth and Willi Andraschko, the Viennese founders, knew how to make us fall in love with their blends forever - be it the espresso or the cappuccino, made by barista Sebastian: From Raosting to Barista Art, we were given the whole package so that from beginner to coffee nerds got their question answered.
Dear Andraschko & Team, thank you so much for sharing your love for the real, for the good coffee
You dont believe me? Check with the reviews and have a look at those pictures!
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Friday the 26th - a day like any other? Definitely not! Nuremberg finally got to meet its new Community Manager Mike D. Yelpers and those who were interested in getting to know Yelp more came together at the fantastic Irish Pub O’Sheas, to celebrate the kickoff of Nuremberg’s Yelp community. There was beer, more beer, cupcakes and a great vibe, and for many people it was a chance to meet each other “offline” for the first time.
A cool beer and a great conversation are definitely the best way to dive into the world of Yelp!
And of course there are pictures and great reviews to check out! And remember… Nuremberg, this was just the beginning!
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WTF is Okonomiyaki? On July 28th 2014 the Berlin Yelp Elite Team was invited to dive into a regional Japanese dish and celebrate the art of Okonomiyaki, a Japanese cabbage pancake from Osaka that just arrived on Berlins platter! The team of the Hanage - Japanese Cuisine restaurant shared their love for and the recipes of Okonomiyaki with the Berlin Yelp Elites and let them create some Berlin versions!
Check out the reviews and pictures (mostly taken by Thomas K / visumate) of this exotic yet yummy journey!
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Last weekend the Berlin Yelp Elites were taken on a mostly but not only culinary trip to Peru by restaurant Serrano. Enrique Servan and his team let them experience the diverse taste of Peru in ten courses and a ceviche workshop! In addition to that plenty of entertaining information about the country, its culture, music and tradition was given.
Check out the reviews and pictures (made by Thomas K / visumate) of this amazing journey!
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On Wednesday, the 19th of March 2014 we celebrated the first ever elite event in Düsseldorf at the exclusive Monkey's Room. About 60 Yelpers and sponsors were invited to enjoy a superb italian buffet and great drinks from »W« Wodqa, Soul Soda, Weingut Thiesen and San Pellegrino while listening to live music and to a DJ later. Check out the reviews and the photos of the night.
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