Berlin, the art of unity
Reserve your plane ticket to Berlin and take the temperature of a city that is profoundly turned towards the future. The past is visible on every street corner, but the overriding creativity which permeates throughout contributes to making this city a fashionable destination.
A flight to Berlin is first of all the promise of an immersion in a rich past, with such unmissable places as the Brandebourg gate, the Unter den Linden avenue with its many historic monuments (Kronprinz Palace, the State Opera, the Alte Kommandatur, etc.). Once a city split into two up until 1989, the traces of the former Berlin wall are one of the main attractions. The main remnants are Checkpoint Charlie and the East Side Gallery graffiti murals.
Your plane ticket to Berlin is an invitation to admire a city infused with contemporary art, as is evident in Dead Chicken Alley with its walls covered in graffiti and unusual sketches. The former Tempelhof airport which has been converted into a park is also an ideal setting for a unique stroll. Do not miss the Tiergarten gardens, which house the famous Berlin zoo, one of the largest zoos in the world which boasts over 13 000 animals and 1 500 different species! Whilst Victoria park stands on a hill offering a splendid panoramic views over Berlin.
Culture firmly has its place in Berlin as illustrated by the Museum Island on the river Spree, which is comprised of five main buildings. To the east of the city you will find the Kulturforum whose collection boasts works by masters such as Rembrandt or Picasso. This glass house is also worth a visit for its audacious architecture.
For an authentic city trip to Berlin, Pour un city trip authentique à Berlin, sample its street food, such as the donner kebab or currywurst, curry flavored sausages. For more typical dishes, there is always the traditional Berlin sauerkraut, savory pancakes, gössies…