Berlin fascinates – Berlin awaits you. We present four inspiring insider tips that you absolutely have to see.
1. ShoppShopping in the “Mall of Berlin”.
The shopping centre is located directly on Leipziger Platz near Potsdamer Platz.
The city is a treasure trove for every taste! If you want to spend hours strolling through small boutiques, vintage shops, designer stores and flea markets, Berlin is the place to be.
The Leipziger Platz district around the Mall of Berlin offers a mixture of shopping, gastronomy, entertainment, hotels, offices and living. Here you will find a wide variety of shops and pubs under one glass roof. For the shopping area, there is space for about 300 shops on four floors.
2. Visit to the König Galerie
König Galerie Berlin.
An absolute must for art enthusiasts: a visit to the König Galerie in the tower of the former St. Agnes Church is Berlin’s hottest art venue! In the Brutalist building, the well-known Berlin gallery owner Johann König shows the works of 40 contemporary international up-and-coming as well as established artists. Each exhibition is a highlight in Berlin’s cultural calendar!
3. Overnight stay at the elegant Hotel Amo near Amano
The Hotel AMO by AMANO is one of the most stylish hotels in Berlin.
The Hotel Amo by Amano is the ideal starting point for exploring the city. Whether sightseeing, cool boutiques or trendy coffee shops – everything is within walking distance – right in the heart of Berlin. And it is Germany’s first partly underground hotel. The typical Berlin old building combines a characteristic cityscape with modern architecture. Right at check-in, the chic glass lift takes you underground, because no additions were allowed to the listed Art Deco building. So the lobby and the cool bar are located in the newly created basement, while above ground in the historic old building are the 93 stylish rooms furnished in warm blue tones with lots of gold, brass and wood.
4. Dining at the legendary Grill Royal restaurant
The Grill Royal in Berlin attracts a stylish crowd.
The gastro scene in Berlin is unbeatable. And the amount of great restaurants is so numerous that it’s hard to choose. The chic Grill Royal with its cool, classy setting attracts a stylish crowd. It’s the regular haunt of Berlin’s celebrity and artist scene. Hollywood stars such as Charlize Theron, Leonardo DiCaprio and George Clooney are also drawn to the restaurant with its top cuisine, located on the banks of the Spree.
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