Victor'S Residenz Hotel - Berlin Tegel
Travel Blogs from Berlin
... camp to reform political dissidents and then as a work and death camp. When it was liberated by the Russians they began to use it as a pow camp for Germans. We were bussed into Berlin for lunch at a hotel featuring bratwurst, potatoes, sauerkraut and apple strudel. Then back on board for a sightseeing tour including stops at the holocaust memorial, the marker denoting the furherbunker, (Feigelein! Feigelein! Feigelein! for ...
... changes. Just 100m away is the Reichstag which is the German Parliament. Majestic building with a glass dome observatory that's opened to the public. We skipped the observatory tower but took some good pics around the area. Then boarded the train to get off at the start of the most busy shopping street in Kurfurstendamm - its 3.5km long and lined with all the top brands and shops. The end of the street is KaDeWe - shortform for Kaufhauss Des Westerns. Its the ...
... Mmmm! The checkpoint charlie museum was interesting? Lots of room and lots to read. On the way to another German restaurant for lunch. It has just started to rain. -Billy James Berlin is so much nicer than Shanghai. We went into a shop earlier and I was watching the stall holder anxiously, waiting for her to yell at us! There is so much history and culture in Berlin: the Berlin Wall and the other World War results feature a lot in our tours of the city. Our guide repeatedly says ...
... open parklands (they are building a cycletrack basically following the line of the Wall). Pity the city is all but bankrupt owing 63 billion Euros and has a high unemployment rate (13%) and declining population as a result!
We did all the main things but there are still some things we didn't see - there is a limit to time available, stamina and weather. The pictures cover the main ...
... be me. If they named a disease after me perhaps this is what it would be called.
Ordinary street with an ordinary looking tower in the back. The ordinary looking tower is the Berlin TV tower. There's a restaurant at the top but in general I find these buildings quite ugly and I prefer to stay away.
When I finally got back to my flat I discovered that I had a message about an impending Esperanto dinner. I was pretty keen to attend ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility