9781565543140

Maverick Guide to Berlin

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    9781565543140

  • ISBN10:

    1565543149

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1999-05-01
  • Publisher: Pelican Pub Co Inc
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Summary

Berlin has changed so much in recent years that more than 100 pages have been added to this thorough update.

Author Biography

Jay Brunhouse is an internationally syndicated travel writer, an authority on European rail travel, a past winner of the Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award, and author of the acclaimed Traveling Europe's Trains.

Table of Contents

Preface: Ich bin ein Berlinerp. 11
Acknowledgmentsp. 15
Introduction: Naundp. 17
How to Get the Best from Berlin: Practical Tips
Before You Leavep. 25
Getting Therep. 27
Berlin Informationp. 40
When to Visitp. 42
Where to Stayp. 43
How to Get Aroundp. 47
How to See Berlinp. 59
Banking and Changing Moneyp. 62
Shoppingp. 64
Restaurants and Cafesp. 65
Living It Upp. 66
Electricity, Temperature, and Timep. 69
Healthp. 70
Sportsp. 70
Telephones, Faxes, E-Mail, and Post Officep. 72
Television and Radiop. 74
Learning the German Languagep. 74
Lost and Foundp. 75
Getting to Know Berlin
Getting Your Bearingsp. 77
Berlin's Top 10 Sightsp. 79
Berlin in One to Four Daysp. 80
Berlin in Four Hours on Your Ownp. 80
From the Zoo to Prenzl with Bus 100p. 82
Across Berlin by Bus 119--Airlift Memorial to Grunewaldp. 83
West Berlin Round Trip by Busp. 84
Cross City by S-Bahnp. 85
Bike Berlinp. 86
Seeing Berlin by Steamerp. 88
Red-lining the Wallp. 90
Western Heart of the City
Orientationp. 93
The Hotel Scenep. 94
Restaurants and Cafesp. 99
Sightseeingp. 103
Sportsp. 118
Shoppingp. 119
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 120
Berlin's Historical Center
Orientationp. 125
The Hotel Scenep. 126
Restaurants and Cafesp. 129
Sightseeingp. 133
Sportsp. 206
Shoppingp. 207
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 208
Charlottenburg
Orientationp. 213
The Hotel Scenep. 214
Restaurants and Cafesp. 214
Sightseeingp. 215
Sportsp. 226
Shoppingp. 227
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 227
Tiergarten
Orientationp. 229
The Hotel Scenep. 230
Restaurants and Cafesp. 230
Sightseeingp. 231
Sportsp. 251
Shoppingp. 251
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 251
Berlin of Fascism and Cold War
Orientationp. 253
The Hotel Scenep. 255
Restaurants and Cafesp. 255
Sightseeingp. 256
Sportsp. 275
Shoppingp. 276
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 276
Kreuzberg
Orientationp. 277
The Hotel Scenep. 278
Restaurants and Cafesp. 278
Sightseeingp. 279
Sportsp. 288
Shoppingp. 290
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 290
Prenzlauer Berg
Orientationp. 293
The Hotel Scenep. 296
Restaurants and Cafesp. 296
Sightseeingp. 298
Sportsp. 304
Shoppingp. 305
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 305
Residential Berlin
Orientationp. 307
The Hotel Scenep. 309
Restaurants and Cafesp. 309
Sightseeingp. 311
Sportsp. 320
Shoppingp. 321
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 322
Green Berlin
Orientationp. 325
The Hotel Scenep. 326
Restaurants and Cafesp. 327
Sightseeingp. 328
Sportsp. 338
Shoppingp. 338
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 338
Kopenick
Orientationp. 339
The Hotel Scenep. 341
Restaurants and Cafesp. 342
Sightseeingp. 342
Sportsp. 349
Shoppingp. 349
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 349
Potsdam
Orientationp. 351
The Hotel Scenep. 355
Restaurants and Cafesp. 357
Sightseeingp. 358
Sportsp. 378
Shoppingp. 378
Nightlife and Entertainmentp. 378
Glossary: Handy Words in Berlinp. 381
Indexp. 387
Index of Hotelsp. 393
Index of Restaurants and Cafesp. 395
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