eBook DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Berlin, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756691141
  • ISBN-13: 9780756691141
  • DDC: 914.315504
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released November 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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As Berlin is laid out on an epic scale, this travel guide is organized so that you can take in as much of the city as possible. It will guide you to all of the interesting monuments, museums and art collections Berlin has to offer, as well as giving you ideas for family fun and where to go shopping. The maps, photographs, detailed illustrations, the 3-D aerial views of Berlin's most interesting districts and a huge selection of hotels, restaurants, shops and entertainment venues makes this guide the ultimate travel guide. Annually revised and updated Beautiful new full-color photos, illustrations, and maps Includes information on local customs, currency, medical services, and transportation, and now a new pull-out map with detailed sheet maps and useful transportation information. Consistently chosen over the competition in national consumer market research. The best keeps getting better!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
How to Use this Guide.
1: Introducing Berlin.
2: Four Great Days in Berlin.
3: Putting Berlin on the Map.
4: Greater Berlin.
5: Central Berlin.
6: The History of Berlin.
7: The Baroque Period.
8: Capital of the German Empire.
9: Berlin at a Glance.
10: Berlin’s Best: Museums and Galleries.
11: Exploring Berlin’s Museums.
12: Berlin’s Best: Historic Architecture.
13: Exploring Berlin’s Historic Architecture.
14: Reminders of the Divided City.
15: Berlin’s Best: Modern Architecture.
16: Exploring Berlin’s Modern Architecture.
17: Berlin’s Best: Parks and Gardens.
18: Berlin through the Year.
19: Berlin Area by Aera.
20: Around Unter Den Linden.
21: Museum Island.
22: East of the Centre.
23: North of the Centre.
24: Tiergarten.
25: Kreuzberg.
26: Around Kurfürstendamm.
27: Around Schloss Charlottenburg.
28: Further Afield.
29: Northeast Berlin.
30: Prenzlauer Berg.
31: Friedrichshain and Treptow.
32: Southeast Berlin.
33: Southwest Berlin.
34: Dahlem.
35: Zehlendorf.
36: Western Berlin.
37: Northwest Berlin.
38: Northern Berlin.
39: Greater Berlin.
40: Potsdam.
41: Three Guided Walks.
42: Pfaueninsel and Nikolskoe.
43: Glienicke and Babelsberg.
44: Grunewald.
45: Travellers’ Needs.
46: Where to Stay.
47: Choosing a Hotel.
48: Restaurants, Cafés and Bars.
49: What to Eat in Berlin.
50: What to Drink in Berlin.
51: Choosing a Restaurant.
52: Light Meals and Snacks.
53: Bars and Wine Bars.
54: Shopping in Berlin.
55: Clothes and Accessories.
56: Gifts and Souvenirs.
57: Antiques and Objets d’ Art.
58: Food Products.
59: Entertainment in Berlin.
60: Theatres.
61: Cinema.
62: Classical Music and Dance.
63: Rock, Jazz and World Music.
64: Clubs.
65: Sport and Recreation.
66: Children’s Berlin.
67: Survival Guide.
68: Practical Information.
69: Personal Security and Health.
70: Banking and Local Currency.
71: Communications and Media.
72: Getting to Berlin.
73: Getting Around Berlin.
74: Buses, Trams and Taxis.
75: Travelling by U-Bahn, S-Bahn and Regional Trains.
76: Getting Around by Boat.
Street Finder.
Street Finder Index.