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A Berlin travel guide – historic journeys, speciality shopping and fizzing nightlife

From grand boulevards bankrolled by Prussian royals to exuberant parties in canalside bars - a Berlin city break reveals thrilling extremes. Book a Berlin hotel to discover a shape-shifting city that mirrors the past and passionately embraces the future.

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Where to eat in Berlin – a food and dining guide

A fusion of Western and Eastern German cultures over the last century culminating with the fall of the Berlin Wall has resulted in a wide variety of delicious traditional German foods catering for all tastes. Authentic German street food mingled with tall, dark market halls coupled with hipster cafes or high quality restaurants give a tempting selection of savory and spicy dishes in the heart of Germany.

What to see and do in Berlin – a guide to notable attractions and landmarks

Since the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, tourism has exploded on this hipster scene providing delights for visitors ready to explore the secretive world in this unified capital. Most of the attractions to see and do are found along the length of the iconic Berlin Wall and in historic East Berlin.

Where to stay in Berlin – a travel guide to Berlin’s neighbourhoods

Whether you fancy boutique shopping or palaces and parks, choose where to stay in Berlin wisely to get the most from your break. Use this guide to the city's key neighbourhoods to find the right Berlin hotel.

Top 10 free things to do in Berlin

Save euros and slip under the city's skin with this guide to free Berlin. Choose a central Berlin hotel for early morning views from the Reichstag's dome, provocative art at the East Side Gallery and bear encounters in Köllnischer Park that won't cost a single cent.

Summer holidays in Berlin

Summer holidays in Berlin are all about morning markets and afternoons spent lazing in beer gardens or drifting along the River Spree. Book a Berlin hotel to discover the city at its hottest as it slides into summer.

Top 10 cultural things to do in Berlin

Seeing the rhythmic swing of Sir Simon Rattle’s baton, the functional forms of Bauhaus and an entire room of Rembrandts are among the top 10 cultural things to do in Berlin. Book a Berlin hotel to immerse yourself in art and ancient Greece, concertos and cabaret.

Winter breaks in Berlin

Berliners skidding across snowy Potsdamer Platz, carols ringing out from baroque churches and Christmas markets full of twinkling cheer are what winter breaks in Berlin are all about. Book a Berlin hotel and wrap up warm to see the city at its wintry best.

Top 10 hotels in Berlin

Romantic boutique retreats, Art Nouveau townhouses and design-driven suites - pick a hotel to suit your style with this guide to the top 10 hotels in Berlin.

A Germany travel guide – fairytale castles, bewitching landscapes and cities which pack a cultural punch

Holidays in Germany go beyond expectations of raucous beer halls, snowy Alps and fairytale castles. Take a break in Germany to discover a country that crackles with creative energy, sizzles with diverse cuisine and stirs the soul with ever-changing landscapes.

Short breaks in Berlin – 48 hours of leafy strolls, gripping history and hearty dining

Make the most of your short break in Berlin. No matter how brief your stay in a Berlin hotel, this street-smart itinerary will help you pinpoint the highlights.

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