Capital city in step with the times
Vibrant, diverse, creative.Berlin has an allure all of its own, shaped by its turbulent history and by the rapid changes that have taken place over the past two decades. More than 20 years since the fall of the Wall, the city projects itself as a young, dynamic and cosmopolitan capital at the heart of Europe and is constantly reinventing itself. Visitors from all over the world are drawn by Berlin's diversity, contrasts and endless possibilities, set against a backdrop of historical buildings restored after reunification, and examples of 20th and 21st century architecture built where the Iron Curtain once hung. Berlin delivers a fascinating mixture of history and modernity combined with all kinds of art, culture, music, entertainment and shopping. It also boasts an exhaustive choice of restaurants and cafés, affordable prices and a flourishing creative scene.