Visit to the Bazaar Berlin
On 9 November 2018 WIB visited the Bazaar Berlin at exhibition centre. Before the participants explored the exhibition on their own, they were warmly welcomed by Mrs. Barbara Mabrook, the project manager.
Around 500 exhibitors from 60 countries present their products for 5 days. The products on display are varied from fashion and jewellery to home accessories and handicrafts. Culinary products are also be on sale. It is the occasion for the visitors to find Christmas presents, to get to acquainted with the manufacturers and learn about their history.
The exhibition has been held annually since 1962. It is the highlight of the year. Many traders produce the goods themselves. It gives the Berliners an insight into the distant worlds of the traders without having to leave the city. The WIB members took advantage of this great opportunity and enjoyed the interesting visit.