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Sunday May 17th, 2015

Citystay Travel Tips: Ultimate (Quick) Guide Berlin

Short on time? Only got 24 hours? Citystay Hostel will solve your problem! Make sure that you check out these must-see places.

 

SEE

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The Reichstag and its dome; Brandenburg Gate; Potsdamer Platz; the Memorial Church and Kurfurstendamm; Charlottenburg Palace; the Russian Memorial in Treptower Park; remnants of the Wall; a day trip to Potsdam’s Schloss Sanssouci; the city views from the Fernsehturm; Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe; Babelplatz; Gendarmenmarkt; Checkpoint Charlie; Topography of Terror; East Side Gallery

 

ART

 

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In the Museum Insel (Museum Island): The Pergamon Museum with its famous altar; the Skulpturensammlung and Museum for Byzantine Art; art at the Gemaldegalerie (old masters), Alte Nationalgalerie (19th-century paintings and sculpture), and the Neue Nationalgalerie and Hamburger Bahnhof (modern and contemporary); the famous bust of Nefertiti at the Altes Museum; the stunning architecture and thought-provoking exhibits at the Jewish Museum; a trip through time at the History of Berlin Museum; C/O berlin, art galleries in Augustrasse, Mitte, Filme Museum in the modernized Potsdamer Platz is perfect for a trip through German history.

 

EAT

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Delish vegetarian buffet breakfast at Morgenrot; Gluhwein in Christmas markets; Turkish Falafel and doner in Babel in Kreuzberg; currwurst in S036.

 

AFTER HOURS

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Cabaret or a revue show at the Wintergarten or Bar jeder Vernunft; a coffee or cocktail in Wohnzimmer; a beer on a summer garden or a winter garden; dancing to the rhythms of house and funk at Sage Club; enjoying the Spree River view in the Watergate Club.