What to do in Berlin (27 pics)
Start with the standard, but mandatory: walk from the Reichstag through the Brandenburg Gate to Potsdamer Platz by remnants of the Berlin Wall and Checkpoint Charlie and then through the old center to the Museum Island and Alexanderplatz, see all the most important thing in a pedestrian promenade.
See almost all the same while walking on a boat. They go to many places in the center of Grand Central Terminal, Friedrichstrasse, Berlin Cathedral. There is a tour of the bridges of Berlin of 3 hours, starts twice a day, in hotels you can find the schedule. So you will see the diversity of Berlin with water from the Reichstag to Kreuzberg.
On the way to evaluate the city from atop one of the many lookouts TV Tower, Berlin Cathedral, a skyscraper at Potsdamer Platz, Reichstag dome. Cheapest playground – on Victory Column (Siegessäule), but no elevator, the most expensive (13 euros) – at the TV tower. Compromise version (elevator and high) – Panorama Punkt on a brick skyscraper at Potsdamer Platz.
Listen to the street musicians and watch the dancers, graffiti artists and other creative professionals to Alexanderplatz. The music is constantly high quality, with a twinkle. Imagine that 30 years ago there ended in marches and parades were held in East Berlin – the capital of the GDR.
Wander the streets and courtyards near Hackescher Markt, the evening in the courtyard of Schwarzenberg cocktail at the bar and chat with Eschloraque unfinished glass in hand to go here in the Monster-Kabinett, in order to end the evening in the heat performance metal monsters.
Afternoon drink coffee at St Oberholz Rosenthaler Platz, Berlin startaperskogo feel the atmosphere. Then you can come to the idea that a good idea to move to Berlin. And the question arises – what would do here? Climb to the second floor cafe and toilets learn bulletin board may have been looking for – if not, stick the ad with its offer of services.
On Sunday morning to go to Mauerpark, wander through the flea market, there is breakfast, lie down on the grass to live music or sing karaoke mass, to see how artists paint graffiti on the fence.
Go to Neukölln on Sonnenallee and understand that a lot of places in Berlin where you can enjoy cuisines of the world at ridiculous prices from burgers in Berlin Burger International to the best hummus in the restaurant Azzam.
After lunch, take a stroll through the park in Kreuzberg Gerlittser, sit on the remains of the fountain and watch the families reach Kotbusser torus take fish pavilion food up in a cafe and eat all Kotti, drinking tea or beer.
Closer to sunset to come to Victoria Park in Kreuzberg, to climb the mountain to the memorial of King Frederick William III, which was erected in honor of the liberation battles at the end of the Napoleonic wars. Here you can meet with sunset views of the city and admire the picturesque waterfall.
Visit Pergamon (there are Russian audioguide) and New museums one combi-ticket number, it is better to go after dinner, when fewer people, then get to the park Mon Bijou, that the arrow on the Museum Island, and dance. If dancing is not pulling, just order a pizza at an outdoor cafe and watch the dancing on the waterfront.
Look at the exhibition in the Museum Martin-Gropius-Bau. There is always a lot of fun. For example, now an exhibition banned in China artist Ai Wei Wei and exhibition devoted to David Bowie.
Travel to Spandau Citadel 14th century – there are several museums, old cobbled streets, stunning views of the city from the tower. In the old center of Spandau many pleasant these German restaurants, they have their own, distinct from Berlin pride and menu.
If you are with kids, then you direct road to German Technical Museum and Natural History Museum with the dinosaurs.
Embark on a tour of the microbrewery, is a new trend in Berlin, start with Hops & Barley Friedrichshain, grab a snack and finish in Arminiusmarkthalle Vagabund Brauerei in Wedding. The latter operates from 18:00, owner and head brewer stands behind the bar. Money to open a brewery owners gathered through kraudfanding.
If you are interested in military history and the Reichstag were already, in the morning go to the German-Soviet Museum Karlshorst where German capitulation was signed in 1945, and after lunch – in the legendary Tempelhof Airport, now the park.
When it gets dark – get out in Neukölln for dinner and bars in the area Weserstrasse. By the way, 27-29 June 2014 held 48 Hours Neukoelln, which should not be missed.