Berlin – the capital of Germany – has quite a controversial history. It has risen from the rank of the center of fascism and springboard of the “Cold War” to a modern European metropolis. Present day Berlin – is the skyscrapers, boutiques, fashionable clubs, gardens and parks, theaters and museums, numerous architectural monuments.
After the fall of the half-century old Berlin Wall and re-unification of the country, the city became its capital again, which is the special pride of the locals, because Berlin possesses phenomenal energetics. More than once was it reborn from the ashes and, finally, has become a real European “Mecca” for tourists, which attracts travelers with its diverse amusements.
The city climate
The climate here is quite a mild one with little rainfall, which makes it possible to stay in Berlin in any season. The most abundant rainfalls take place in July, while the smallest amount falls out in spring, in March. Being located in the temperate zone, the capital of Germany attracts a tourist flow all over the year. This is due to the fact that a huge number of tourist attractions are located in
Places of interest in Berlin
The travelers’ attention will surely be attracted to the Brandenburg Gate, built in 1791, St. Nicholas and St. Hedwig Cathedrals and the Arsenal. You cannot miss the 365 meters high TV tower, special feelings will rise from touring the Reichstag building, constructed in the 19th century. One of the largest zoos in the world, together with a large botanical garden, is located in Berlin. The central streets – Kurfürstendamm and the famous Unter den Linden boulevard, as well as Potsdamer Platz and Alexanderplatz squares will excite great interest among tourists and holiday-makers from all over the world. “Story of Berlin” exhibition will tell you about the life of the city in different time periods and eras. In the National Gallery you can see a display of paintings, moreover, more than a hundred and seventy museums are waiting for the city visitors.
Hotels in Berlin
The room supply of Berlin hotels will meet any kind of travelers’ demands. There are multiple hotels at a very affordable price, there are more expensive ones as well, but all of them strive to meet the expectations and demands of the guests, coming to Germany, and to offer them accommodation services. It’s quite natural that in the city center a room price will be higher than in more remote areas of Berlin. But it is unlikely to affect the comfort level, since they are all located close to the parks and woodlands. A hotel choice should be made, depending on duration of stay in the city.
Berlin – is the city with a rich history, which every cultivated man should visit. The capital of Germany hasn’t forgotten its controversial past, but it didn’t prevent Berlin from making a huge leap into the future and becoming the center of European tourism.