Berlin, Germany

Route: In and around Berlin.

Transportation: Traveling by plane, you have two options to arrive to Berlin- into Tegel or Schönefeld, which also serves the cheap Easyjet flights. To see how to get to Berlin's city center from the Schönefeld airport, see's Berlin Schönefeld page.

Within the city, getting around is very convinient on metro or U-Bahn. There are variety of tickets that will suit your time in Berlin within your budget.

Accommmodations: Berlin is surprisingly cheap in general. You can find reasonable accommodation options in decent conditions at central locations. Only catch is to book in advance. They fill up fast. Check this one:

  • Berlin: Hotel Berlin Central Station If you are traveling with a group or do not mind sharing a room with strangers, this hostel is very reasonably priced at around 25 Euros in a small dorm room. The location is superb, right next to the central station.

For more: See Lonely Planet's Berlin section.

What a city! This long weekend escapade will take you from monumental Berlin to historical sites with a groovy bunch.

This video is about: Berlin, East Side Gallery, New Synagogue, Kunsthalle, German Parliament, Brandenburg Gate, Checkpoint Charlie, Holocaust Memorial

From: March 2011