Berlin

Berlin is a city with a laid-back attitude allowing for every kind of life style and offers a wide range of activities and events. Particularly appealing is also Berlins green spots with over a third of the citys extensive surface covered by sweeping parks, forests, lakes, rivers and canals. Unsurpr...

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Berlin's Tempelhof airport to become tourist attraction

Abandoned civilian airport to reopen to tourists in 2020.Berlin's Tempelhof airport, a once busy civilian hub adandoned since 2008, is to be transformed into a tourist attraction some 80 years after t...
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Berlin controls informal rentals

Berlin is clamping down on the informal holiday rental market encouraged by websites such as Airbnb on the grounds that it having a detrimental effect on hotels and other official forms of tourist acc...
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Problems pile up at Brandenburg's Willy Brandt airport

German’s transport minister is setting up a special working group to make sure that Brandenburg’s Willy Brandt airport will open on 17 March 2013. Its inauguration was postponed from 3...
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BERLIN TOURISM CONTINUES TO RISE

Berlin continues to attract growing numbers of tourists, according to figures released by authorities. Despite poor weather, total visitor numbers for July showed a year on year increase of 10.1 per c...
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Berlin hits record tourist levels in 2010

Berlin now rides alongside Paris and London as one of the top three most popular destinations in Europe, say city authorities. Last year was a record for tourism in the city: in December 2010 alone mo...
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Sandemans Berlin uses unpaid guides

Sandemans New Europe city tours have once again been blasted for alleged illegal employment practices, this time in Berlin. Undercover reporters for ZDF
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ITB travel trade show in Berlin.

ITB (International Travel Bourse), the global travel industry
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Tourist boom in Berlin.

Since the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, Berlin has become the fastest growing tourist destination in Europe. Last year more than 17 million people visited the city, eight million up on numbers duri...