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Berlin: Two Pasts, One Present

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Program #16952RJ
9 Days | 8 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.
Start of Program
Sep 14, 2014
The program begins at 5:00 p.m. with a welcome meeting in the hotel's conference room.
You will be staying at the Winter's Hotel Berlin Mitte that night.
Location: Berlin
Nearest highway: A 100
Nearest airport: Berlin-Tegel
Transportation to site: From Berlin Tegel Airport take bus number 128 in the direction of "U Osloer Str.”. Change at “U Kurt-Schumacher-Platz” and take the metro "U6" in the direction of "U Alt-Mariendorf". Get out at "Kochstraße/Checkpoint Charlie". From there it is 450 m walk to the hotel. The journey takes around 50 minutes. Alternatively you may wish to take a taxi directly from the airport to the hotel. This is a 30 minutes drive and will cost approx. 30 Euro.

End of Program
Sep 21, 2014
The program ends after breakfast around 9:00 a.m. Room check-out at 11:00 a.m.
You will be staying at the Winter's Hotel Berlin Mitte the night before.
Location: Berlin
Transportation to site: From the hotel walk to metro station "Kochstraße/Checkpoint Charlie". Take U6 in the direction of "Alt Tempelhof". Change at "U Kurt-Schumacher- Platz" and take bus number 128 to Tegel Airport. The journey takes around 50 minutes. Alternatively you may wish to take a taxi directly from the hotel to the airport. This is a 30 minutes drive and will cost approx. 30 Euro.
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: The former German politician Walter Rathenau stayed at what today is the Winter's Hotel Berlin Mitte and many important socialpolitical and industrial innovations were thought out here.

Contact info:
Hedemannstraße 11/12
Berlin, 10969 Germany
phone: +49 30 / 319 86 18 - 0
web: www.winters.de/hotel-berlin-mitte/index.php?page=hotel

Room amenities: Television, telephone, safe, internet access, hairdryer,

Facility amenities: 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:
Contact roadscholarprograms@experiment-ev.de for additional night reservations. Prices will vary.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: The former German politician Walter Rathenau stayed at what today is the Winter's Hotel Berlin Mitte and many important socialpolitical and industrial innovations were thought out here.

Contact info:
Hedemannstraße 11/12
Berlin, 10969 Germany
phone: +49 30 / 319 86 18 - 0
web: www.winters.de/hotel-berlin-mitte/index.php?page=hotel

Room amenities: Television, telephone, safe, internet access, hairdryer,

Facility amenities: 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 after:
Contact roadscholarprograms@experiment-ev.de for additional night reservations. Prices will vary.

Check out time: 11:00 PM

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Included
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7 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 4 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
10 Field trips
1 Performances

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