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The History and Culture of Eastern Germany

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Program #19873RJ
16 Days | 15 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 37 total, 14 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 11 dinner

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Vegetarian.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Winter's Hotel Berlin Mitte: Berlin, 3 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Hotel is located in the building of the former ministry of foreign affairs, has a classical facade and is centrally located but quiet. The former German politician Walter Rathenau stayed at what today is the Winter's Hotel Berlin Mitte and many important social political and industrial innovations were thought out here.

Contact info:
Hedemannstraße 11/12
Berlin, 10969 Germany
phone: +49 (0)30 319 86 18 - 0
web: http://www.winters.de/de/hotels/city/berlin/berlin_mitte_checkpoint_charlie

Room amenities: Television, telephone, safe, internet access, W-LAN, hairdryer

Facility amenities: There is a cosy hotel bar and internet is available in the lobby. Non smoking breakfast rooms, lounge, public business corner to check the internet.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: upon request
Subject to availability and price change. Please contact Experiment e.V. in Germany to make arrangements: roadscholar@experiment-ev.de

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Additional nights after: upon request
Subject to availability and price change. Please contact Experiment e.V. in Germany to make arrangements: roadscholar@experiment-ev.de

Check out time: 11:00 AM
Hotel am Terrassenufer: Dresden, 3 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The hotel is situated near the historic part of the town in the inner city of Dresden. From the Bruehlsche Terrace near the hotel you can get a view of the "Florence on the Elbe" with its "White Fleet" and the famous skyline. All famous sights as well as the commercial center and the government sector can be reached on foot in a few minutes.

Contact info:
Terrassenufer 12
Dresden, 01069 Germany
phone: +49 (0) 351 4409-50
web: www.hotel-terrassenufer.de/10.html

Room amenities: All rooms are modern and functionally equipped and offer a beautiful view over the river Elbe and the old town as well as the "Sächsische Schweiz". There is wireless internet available.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, lobby bar and public internet point in the lobby.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Amalienhof: Weimar, 3 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Very traditional hotel, located in the historical city center next to the Goethehaus.

Contact info:
Amalienstr. 2
Weimar, 99423 Germany
phone: +49 (0)3643-549110
web: www.amalienhof-weimar.de

Room amenities: television, telphone and hair dryer

Facility amenities: terrace with a panoramic view over the city

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Michaelis: Leipzig, 4 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Contact info:
Paul-Gruner-Straße 44
Leipzig, 04107 Germany
phone: +0049 (0)341-2 67 80
web: http://www.michaelis-leipzig.de/en/about-us/

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Winter's Hotel Berlin Mitte: Berlin, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Hotel is located in the building of the former ministry of foreign affairs, has a classical facade and is centrally located but quiet. The former German politician Walter Rathenau stayed at what today is the Winter's Hotel Berlin Mitte and many important social political and industrial innovations were thought out here.

Contact info:
Hedemannstraße 11/12
Berlin, 10969 Germany
phone: +49 (0)30 319 86 18 - 0
web: http://www.winters.de/de/hotels/city/berlin/berlin_mitte_checkpoint_charlie

Room amenities: Television, telephone, safe, internet access, W-LAN, hairdryer

Facility amenities: There is a cosy hotel bar and internet is available in the lobby. Non smoking breakfast rooms, lounge, public business corner to check the internet.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: upon request
Subject to availability and price change. Please contact Experiment e.V. in Germany to make arrangements: roadscholar@experiment-ev.de

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Additional nights after: upon request
Subject to availability and price change. Please contact Experiment e.V. in Germany to make arrangements: roadscholar@experiment-ev.de

Check out time: 11:00 AM


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37 meals: 14 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 11 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
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