Getting on/off the motorcoach.
In the hotel dining room, enjoy a buffet offering breakfast meats, hot egg dishes, fruit, cheese, yogurt, bread, and croissants, plus water, coffee, tea, milk, and juice.
In the hotel meeting room, we will meet with a local German teacher. Enjoy an introductory German language course to practice important phrases that you will be able to use during your week in Berlin!
Especially for kids: Try out your new German language skills while ordering a two course meal at a local restaurant, plus water; other beverages available for purchase.
We will explore Berlin with an introductory field trip led by a local expert. Boarding a motorcoach, we will see some of the city’s major sites including Checkpoint Charlie, a border crossing between East and West Berlin where tensions briefly escalated in 1961 – resulting in American and Soviet tanks facing each other. We will also visit the Brandenburg Gate, a magnificent triumphal arch built by King Frederick William II of Prussia.
At a local restaurant enjoy a plated, two course meal plus water; other beverages available for purchase.