10 reasons to visit Berlin
Berlin is a vibrant city that can be shocked by daring trends or an innovative approach to creativity. He knows how to adapt to everything unusual and attracts with numerous riches. It is called the city of extremes, attracting travelers from all over the world. We found 10 reasons to relax in Berlin. Perhaps they will push you into the arms of adventure.
Try unusual dishes in the Einsunternull restaurant
Previously, few knew about this restaurant. But he recently received his first Michelin star, thanks to which he became a prominent point on the culinary map of the city. In Einsunternull, you will have the opportunity to taste dishes of Lockhart cuisine (they are prepared exclusively from products growing nearby) and enjoy a wide selection of fine wines.
Visit the museum dedicated to the Brandenburg Gate
This brand-new museum occupies two floors in the building next to the city’s business card, the Brandenburg Gate. With the help of multimedia screens, events from the 300-year history of the Gates of the World are presented here, including: the revolution of 1848-49, world wars and even the 2014 World Football Championship. The cost of entry is about 9 euros.
See the exhibition “British View: Germany – Memories of a Nation”
This exhibition of the British Museum has collected 200 works, which cover 600 years of German history. Particularly noteworthy are the works of Albrecht Dürer and the hat of Napoleon in 1815. Ticket price 10 euros.
Stay at Hotel Henri
The first Henri Hotel has recently reopened and has shown itself to be a charming retro place. Its advantages include elegant rooms, comfortable self-service bars, polite staff and location close to the boutiques and restaurants of the Ku’amm district.
Swim in the vintage pools of Stadtbad Oderberger Strasse
The public pools of the Prenzlauer Berg district have been abandoned for 30 years, but now they have been put in order and reopened to visitors. Now they belong to the hotel complex. From April 2017, it will be possible to book a room, dine at a restaurant on its territory and have plenty to swim. The cost of visiting 4-6 euros.
Discover the history of the city at the Berlin Wall Museum on the East Side Gallery
This new museum was opened in 2016. It is located on the site of the longest section of the wall and is dedicated to the history of the once divided city. For 13 euros you expect interactive screens, interviews of former frontier guards and authentic newsreel footage.
Taste the food in the restaurant Le Petit Royal
Recognized Berlin steak house Grill Royal got a younger sister – Le Petit Royal. This restaurant is located in the stately 19th century building of Charlottenburg and is decorated with Italian wood and fabrics. The kitchen here focuses on fish and seafood.
Study the exposition “German colonialism: history and modernity”
Despite the fact that the museums of Berlin attract visitors mainly by artifacts of the First and Second World War, this exhibition also shows the less well-known events of German history, including genocide. The exhibition will run until May 14, 2017. Ticket price 7 euros.
Admire the Zoe Hotel’s Garden
The latest trendy boutique hotel from the Amano Group is located inside the characteristic dark gray building in Mitte County. It offers elite apartments, a wonderful winter garden, a presentable G & T bar and a rooftop terrace.
Visit the City Museum of Contemporary Art
In the summer of 2017 in Berlin will open the first museum dedicated to street art. It is organized by the National Cultural Foundation of the city and will be located in the Schöneberg district. More information will be provided in May 2017. The entrance is free.
After a trip to Berlin, you will certainly find 10 more reasons to return to this city. His bright, seething life is fascinating and does not want to let go. Here you will experience creative freedom, see a lot of contrasts, plunge into history, meet interesting people and enjoy unsurpassed cuisine. Have a nice trip!