The city of Berlin is a melting pot of different cultures all blending to give it a vibrant yet serene atmosphere. It is a vast city, made up mainly of large parks and many waterways. Berlin is one of the most important historical cities of Europe and even though 60% of the city was destroyed after WW2, you will feel drawn to search for any mention or memory of those dark times.
Choosing the hotel
I choose the Monbijou Hotel mainly because of its central location and I was not disappointed. A few steps from the Spree river and close to the Hackescher Market. This area is full of life and energy at any time of day or night, so you can walk out of the hotel and be right in the middle of a maze of unusual shops and quirky cafes.
Explore the hidden courtyards filled with