Berlin is capital of Germany and also the largest city in the country. It is situated on the northeastern part of Germany and has a central location in the Berlin/Brandenburg Metropolitan Region. It is also near the Polish border and consists of many forests, gardens, parks, lakes and rivers. The climate in Berlin is diverse having hot summers and cold winters. The perfect time to visit Berlin is during autumn or spring when the weather is mild. Discount Berlin hotels is available for every seasons with Dhr.com.
During the 13th century, Berlin became the capital of several German empires and was considered as one of the largest municipalities in the world in the 1920s. Despite of the damage and the division of Berlin during World War II, this city rose up being unified in 1990 and regained the title of being the country's capital city.
Events, Landmarks, Activities:
Berlin is known worldwide for its festivals and parades including the prestigious Berlin Film Festival which features more than 400 films and host several parties and the Christopher Street Day which is a colorful gay parade. Some of the best architecture in the world can be seen in Berlin so take time to visit the most notable structures in the city including the iconic Brandenburg Gate, Fernsehturm, Red City Hall, Reichstag, French Cathedral and the New Church. Other famous landmarks include the East Side Gallery, Neptune Fountain and Museum Island which features five museums.
The fastest way to get around Berlin is by taking the S-Bahn or U-Bahn because Berlin has excellent railway networks. Taxis here are also cheaper than other European countries. It is easy to find discount Berlin hotels by using transportation.