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Back to the Motherland

Back to the Motherland

Andrew Zimmern, who has German ancestry, has been to Germany a half-dozen times, but the east side is a "mystery" to him. Two Berlin cab drivers, one from the east and and one from the west, show him the best of Berlin. 960 1280

  

Berlin by Bike

Berlin by Bike

Cab driver Mattias, from the west side, gets ready with Andrew for their bike tour of Berlin. 960 1280

  

Berlin Sky

Berlin Sky

The TV Tower is visible from most parts of Berlin.  960 1280

  

The Brandenburg Gate

The Brandenburg Gate

One of Berlin's most well known monuments, the Gate is located in the western part of the city.  960 1280

  

Berlin's Artistry

Berlin's Artistry

Pieces like this one from artist Kani Alavi can be found at Berlin's East Side Gallery.  960 1280

  

Skate Surfing

Skate Surfing

A longboard outfitted with a windsurfing sail, skate surfing is a popular pastime in Berlin.  960 1280

  

Pit Stop

Pit Stop

Andrew and cab driver Harald stop at an asparagus field on the way to Harald's house. 960 1280

  

Home-Cooked Meal

Home-Cooked Meal

Andrew's driver Harald invites him over for dinner at his house with his mother, Paula. 960 1280

  

Buttermilk Soup

Buttermilk Soup

Andrew Zimmern serves himself a bowl of traditional Pomeranian buttermilk soup made by cab driver Harald's mother. 960 1280

  

Fishy

Fishy

Freshly smoked eels at Rogaki deli in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Soup's Up

Soup's Up

Homemade potato soup at Kneipe Kasiske in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Right Off the Rotisserie

Right Off the Rotisserie

A doner kebab and french fries from Bagdad Bistro in Kreuzberg, Berlin. 960 1280

  

As Fresh as It Gets

As Fresh as It Gets

Andrew and his driver Mattias go behind the scenes at Rogacki in Berlin with a fresh wolf fish. 960 1280

  

Berlin's Delis

Berlin's Delis

Freshly smoked fish at Rogacki deli in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Berlin's Burgers

Berlin's Burgers

Andrew and cab driver Mattias check out Burgermeister in Kreuzberg. 960 1280

  

Berlin's Burgers

Berlin's Burgers

Andrew and cab driver Mattias eat a burger and fries at Burgermeister in Kreuzberg. 960 1280

  

Burgermeister

Burgermeister

A burger and french fries from Burgermeister in Kreuzberg, Berlin. 960 1280

  

Berlin's Cafe Bites

Berlin's Cafe Bites

Pastries at a small cafe near the East Side Gallery in Berlin. 960 1280

  

The Wurst

The Wurst

Curry wurst from Curry 36 in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Andrew in the Kitchen

Andrew in the Kitchen

Andrew works in the kitchen at Fruhsammers. 960 1280

  

Well Deserved Dinner

Well Deserved Dinner

Andrew and cab driver Harald share a laugh in the front of the house at Fruhsammers in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Fruhsammers

Fruhsammers

An hors d'oeuvre from Fruhsammers in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Looking Sharp

Looking Sharp

Andrew, a knife enthusiast himself, watches knives being sharpened at Holzapfel in Berlin. 960 1280

  

A Relaxing Dip

A Relaxing Dip

Andrew and cab driver Harald share a laugh at Stadtbad Mitte, one of Berlin's many indoor swimming pools. 960 1280

  

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Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew Zimmern stands in front of the Charminar, monument and mosque, in Hyderabad, India. 960 1280

  

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew sips a fresh sorrel flower juice at The Park Hotel in Hyderabad. 960 1280

  

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew observes a coconut street vendor. 960 1280

  

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew chats with his auto rickshaw driver Omer at Omer's house in Golconda Fort. 960 1280

  

Enjoying Irani Chai Tea in Hyderabad

Enjoying Irani Chai Tea in Hyderabad

Andrew has a few laughs and Irani Chai tea with cab driver KK in Hyderabad. 960 1280

  

Shopping in Hyderabad

Shopping in Hyderabad

Andrew and Omer pick out tea as a gift for Omer's mother in Golconda Fort. 960 1280

  

Tandoori Chicken

Tandoori Chicken

Tandoori chicken at the Prince Hotel in Hyderabad. 960 1280

  

Fresh Pomegranates

Fresh Pomegranates

Fresh pomegranates from a street vendor. 960 1280

  

Hyderabad Street Food

Hyderabad Street Food

Andrew, KK and friend Jonty, purchase fried street foods in Hyderabad. 960 1280

  

Auto Rickshaws in Hyderabad

Auto Rickshaws in Hyderabad

A fleet of auto rickshaws in Hyderabad. 960 1280

  

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Back to the Motherland

Back to the Motherland

Andrew Zimmern, who has German ancestry, has been to Germany a half-dozen times, but the east side is a "mystery" to him. Two Berlin cab drivers, one from the east and and one from the west, show him the best of Berlin. 960 1280

  

Berlin by Bike

Berlin by Bike

Cab driver Mattias, from the west side, gets ready with Andrew for their bike tour of Berlin. 960 1280

  

Berlin Sky

Berlin Sky

The TV Tower is visible from most parts of Berlin.  960 1280

  

The Brandenburg Gate

The Brandenburg Gate

One of Berlin's most well known monuments, the Gate is located in the western part of the city.  960 1280

  

Berlin's Artistry

Berlin's Artistry

Pieces like this one from artist Kani Alavi can be found at Berlin's East Side Gallery.  960 1280

  

Skate Surfing

Skate Surfing

A longboard outfitted with a windsurfing sail, skate surfing is a popular pastime in Berlin.  960 1280

  

Pit Stop

Pit Stop

Andrew and cab driver Harald stop at an asparagus field on the way to Harald's house. 960 1280

  

Home-Cooked Meal

Home-Cooked Meal

Andrew's driver Harald invites him over for dinner at his house with his mother, Paula. 960 1280

  

Buttermilk Soup

Buttermilk Soup

Andrew Zimmern serves himself a bowl of traditional Pomeranian buttermilk soup made by cab driver Harald's mother. 960 1280

  

Fishy

Fishy

Freshly smoked eels at Rogaki deli in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Soup's Up

Soup's Up

Homemade potato soup at Kneipe Kasiske in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Right Off the Rotisserie

Right Off the Rotisserie

A doner kebab and french fries from Bagdad Bistro in Kreuzberg, Berlin. 960 1280

  

As Fresh as It Gets

As Fresh as It Gets

Andrew and his driver Mattias go behind the scenes at Rogacki in Berlin with a fresh wolf fish. 960 1280

  

Berlin's Delis

Berlin's Delis

Freshly smoked fish at Rogacki deli in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Berlin's Burgers

Berlin's Burgers

Andrew and cab driver Mattias check out Burgermeister in Kreuzberg. 960 1280

  

Berlin's Burgers

Berlin's Burgers

Andrew and cab driver Mattias eat a burger and fries at Burgermeister in Kreuzberg. 960 1280

  

Burgermeister

Burgermeister

A burger and french fries from Burgermeister in Kreuzberg, Berlin. 960 1280

  

Berlin's Cafe Bites

Berlin's Cafe Bites

Pastries at a small cafe near the East Side Gallery in Berlin. 960 1280

  

The Wurst

The Wurst

Curry wurst from Curry 36 in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Andrew in the Kitchen

Andrew in the Kitchen

Andrew works in the kitchen at Fruhsammers. 960 1280

  

Well Deserved Dinner

Well Deserved Dinner

Andrew and cab driver Harald share a laugh in the front of the house at Fruhsammers in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Fruhsammers

Fruhsammers

An hors d'oeuvre from Fruhsammers in Berlin. 960 1280

  

Looking Sharp

Looking Sharp

Andrew, a knife enthusiast himself, watches knives being sharpened at Holzapfel in Berlin. 960 1280

  

A Relaxing Dip

A Relaxing Dip

Andrew and cab driver Harald share a laugh at Stadtbad Mitte, one of Berlin's many indoor swimming pools. 960 1280

  

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew Zimmern stands in front of the Charminar, monument and mosque, in Hyderabad, India. 960 1280

  

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew sips a fresh sorrel flower juice at The Park Hotel in Hyderabad. 960 1280

  

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew observes a coconut street vendor. 960 1280

  

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew Zimmern in Hyderabad

Andrew chats with his auto rickshaw driver Omer at Omer's house in Golconda Fort. 960 1280

  

Enjoying Irani Chai Tea in Hyderabad

Enjoying Irani Chai Tea in Hyderabad

Andrew has a few laughs and Irani Chai tea with cab driver KK in Hyderabad. 960 1280

  

Shopping in Hyderabad

Shopping in Hyderabad

Andrew and Omer pick out tea as a gift for Omer's mother in Golconda Fort. 960 1280

  

Tandoori Chicken

Tandoori Chicken

Tandoori chicken at the Prince Hotel in Hyderabad. 960 1280

  

Fresh Pomegranates

Fresh Pomegranates

Fresh pomegranates from a street vendor. 960 1280

  

Hyderabad Street Food

Hyderabad Street Food

Andrew, KK and friend Jonty, purchase fried street foods in Hyderabad. 960 1280

  

Auto Rickshaws in Hyderabad

Auto Rickshaws in Hyderabad

A fleet of auto rickshaws in Hyderabad. 960 1280

  

Chicago's Best

Chicago's Best

Andrew Zimmern's driver Cheryl, a Chicago native, takes him to the Jim's Original hot dog stand for polish sausage and her favorite, the pork chop sandwich. 

 

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Downtown Chicago

Downtown Chicago

An aerial view of the Chicago River in downtown Chicago after dark. 

 

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Lake Shore Drive

Lake Shore Drive

This stretch of expressway in Chicago borders Lake Michigan and is considered one of the most scenic urban parkways in America. 

 

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Second City

Second City

Andrew and his driver Rashid join in on an improv comedy class exercise at Chicago's Second City training center. 

 

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Second City

Second City

Andrew takes the lead in an exercise during a Second City improv comedy class. 

 

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Kyrgyz Cuisine

Kyrgyz Cuisine

Rashid and his friend Azamat, a fellow cab driver, take Andrew to Jibek Jolu for an authentic Kyrgyz meal. 

 

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Beyond Hot Dogs and Pizza

Beyond Hot Dogs and Pizza

Andrew and Cheryl ate at Isla Pilipina, an authentic filipino restaurant on the North Side of Chicago. 

 

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Windy City Rollers

Windy City Rollers

Chicago's women's roller derby team gears up for a bout. 

 

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Benched

Benched

Andrew and Rashid watch a roller derby bout with Chicago's Windy City Rollers team. 

 

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Barcade

Barcade

Andrew stopped at Logan Hardware, a bar with arcade games, in Chicago's Logan Square neighborhood. 

 

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High Roller

High Roller

Andrew can barely contain his excitement playing pinball at Chicago's Logan Hardware bar. 

 

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Gamers' Delight

Gamers' Delight

Seriously, Andrew really likes pinball. 

 

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Chicago Magic

Chicago Magic

Andrew plays along with a bartender's illusion at the Uptown Underground magic bar in Chicago. 

 

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Nice Try

Nice Try

Andrew falls for the magician bartender's trick at Chicago's Uptown Underground magic bar.

 

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Rosa's Lounge

Rosa's Lounge

Andrew checks out the famed blues club Rosa's Lounge during his stay in Chicago. 

 

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Chicago Pizza

Chicago Pizza

Deep dish isn't the only kind of pizza you'll find in Chicago. Rashid brings Andrew to Pizza Castle, a local haunt for Chicago pizza lovers in the know.

 

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Pizza Castle

Pizza Castle

The beloved pizza joint near the airport is Andrew's final stop on his way out of Chicago. 960 1280

  

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