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The city of Berlin, the division of which symbolised the longstanding division of the world into two blocks, became the capital of Germany once again in 1990. Today the city is buzzing with new life, with bold new architectural projects, an avant-garde music scene, and a profusion of original art galleries, bars and places to visit. Visitors are attracted to Berlin, which is eight times the size of Paris, by its heritage, its dynamic cultural atmosphere, its numerous parks and gardens and the diversity of its various districts.
Tourist attractions Berlin : Things to see and do
The northern tip of Spree island is home to an incredible collection of museums. The result of a century of cultural policy which created one of the richest art collections in the world, the Museuminsel site includes the Pergamon Museum, the Altes Mu..
The superb collections of the Agyptisches Museum can now be seen in the renovated Neues Museum. The highlights include exhibits discovered at Tell-el-Amarna which date from the reign of Pharaoh Akhenaten: two reliefs of Amenhotep III, Akhenaten's fat..
Am Kupfergraben 5
Known around the world for its reconstruction of ancient monuments, this is the most recent of the museums on Museum Island. Divided into three sections, its most interesting exhibits include the Collection of Antiquities; the Museum of Near Eastern ..
Bernhard-Weiß-Straße 8 D - 10178 BERLIN
Breakfast and WIFI access are available free of charge at the ibis Styles Berlin Alexanderplatz hotel. These free services are valid at any ibis Styles hotel. The 3-star hotel is located in the heart of Berlin right next to Alexanderplatz, with easy ..
Neue Schönhauser Straße 1 D - 10178 Berlin
Prix Prices from : 68 €
Boasting a central location in Berlins Mitte district, just a few steps away from Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt, this hotel awaits you with newly renovated rooms and a welcoming atmosphere. An underground station lies right on your doorstep, a..
Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse 32 D - 10178 Berlin
Prix Prices from : 72 €
Just a 2-minute walk from Alexanderplatz, this hotel offers a rich breakfast buffet and modern, soundproofed rooms with a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi in the lobby. It has great transport links to all parts of Berlin. The 4-star RAMADA Hotel Berlin..
Leisure activities Berlin
Experience the magic of Berlin on an evening cruise through the city's waterways. As you glide along the River Spree, you'll pass all the main sights such as Potsdamer Platz, the Reichstag, Museum Island, Berlin Cathedral and much more. An evening..
'An Evening at Charlottenburg Palace' Palace Tour, Dinner and Concert by the Berlin Residence Orchestra
Prices from : 76 €
Settle in for an Evening at Charlottenburg Palace, with dinner, a self-guided palace tour and concert featuring the Berlin Residence Orchestra included. This tour regularly sells out weeks in advance, so with a choice of four seating categories avail..
Prices from : 12 €
Travel into Berlin's past, from 1920s Friedrichstrasse to today's Potsdamer Platz, on this enlightening half-day walking tour. While walking, your guide's superb story-telling skills will weave the themes of Prussian, Imperial, Nazi, Cold War and 21s..
Kantstr. 153 D - 10623 Berlin
Ottenthal's popularity speaks for itself. Its typically Austrian tavern fare is a great success. In his friendly bistro-style restaurant (named after his home town in Lower Austria) chef Arthur Schneller produces unfussy dishes including Wiener Tafel..
Stuttgarter Platz 18 D - 10178 Berlin
Paris-born Régis Lamazère has brought a little piece of France to Charlottenburg in his charming and lively Parisian-style bistro. The food is very good and thoroughly unpretentious. It includes dishes such as duo of lamb with honeyed carrots and riz..
Prenzlauer Allee 242 D - 10178 Berlin
The raw industrial architecture of the former Bötzow brewery provides a great backdrop for eating authentic Berlin food surrounded by art, steel girders and "shabby chic" furniture in this workshop building. In the kitchen, of course, Micha..
Augsburger Str. 44 D - 10789 Berlin
This simple, modern and elegant restaurant serves imaginative food in the form of a tasting menu. Glass frontage and terrace overlooking the Kurfurstendamm.
Eberswalder Str. 35 D - 10437 Berlin
Korea meets Spain in this small, minimalist-style restaurant. Bin-Lee Zauner (a famous Korean opera singer) and José Miranda Morillo (a Düsseldorfer of Spanish origin) combine the culinary traditions of the two countries. The menu includes gogi dumpl..
Wartburgstr. 54 D - 10178 Berlin
Renger-Patzsch serves up traditional, tasty and well-executed dishes that provide excellent value for money. Try the Alsatian sauerkraut with shoulder of pork or the flammekueche. The restaurant owes its name to one of the pioneers of landscape photo..