As the Nation’s capital and Germany’s largest, most happening city, Berlin’s lure is obvious. Its pace is electric, the nightlife is frenetic and the air crackles with creativity, belying its history as one of the oldest cities in Europe.
At more than nine times the size of Paris and with nearly 500,000 foreigners calling Berlin ‘home’, it is unquestionably Germany’s most cosmopolitan city and the country’s biggest tourist draw.
The financial district Potsdamer Platz, located in the centre of the city, and home to Optimus’ European HQ, is also home to the State Library, National Gallery and Philharmonic Concert Hall.
With more museums than rainy days - 180 museums in the city vs an average of around 106 rainy days each year, Berlin is also home to the world’s largest universal museum – Museumsinsel, as well as the world’s longest open-air gallery. The East Side Gallery is a 1.3Km section of the Berlin Wall, painted with 101 images by artists from 21 countries, making it the longest open-air gallery in the worldand vibrant night life.