Berlin Travel Guide


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Plan Your Berlin Vacation

Since the fall of the Iron Curtain, no other city in Europe has seen more change than the German capital. Two Berlins that had been separated for almost 30 years have become one, and in the scar of barren borderland between them cutting-edge architecture, culture, entertainment, nightlife, and shopping make the city an überhip destination. After successfully uniting its own East and West, Berlin now plays a pivotal role in the European Union.


Berlin Hotels

Tourism is on the upswing in Berlin. Though prices in midrange to luxury hotels have increased, Berlin's first-class hotels still tend to be cheaper more


Berlin Restaurants

Neighborhood stalwarts serve residents from morning to night with a mix of German and international cuisine. Berlin is known for curt or slow service, more

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Berlin Experiences

  • Top Reasons to Go to Berlin

    Affordability: Of western and northern Europe's capitals, Berlin is by far the best bargain. Most museum prices remain less than €10, and hotel... Read more

  • Brunch the Berlin Way

    Some Berliners can only be lured out of bed on a Sunday morning with the promise of a Sonntagsbrunch ("Sunday brunch") at one of the dozens of... Read more

  • Berlin's Hot Spots

    Here's a quick list of the city's best streets and squares.... Read more

  • Symbols and Shifts in East and West Berlin

    The year 2009 marked the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, and a year later, Berlin celebrated the 20th year of German unity... Read more

  • Up-and-Coming Berlin

    Berlin may be relatively cheap by international standards but that doesn't keep rents—especially in the center—from rising. As a consequence... Read more

  • Jewish Berlin Today

    As the city continues to grapple with the past, important steps toward celebrating Jewish history and welcoming a new generation of Jews to Berlin... Read more

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