The newly opened RIU Plaza hotel in Berlin is a conversion from an office building and seems to have a staff that seems to really want to help. Services are a bit limited but the rooms are great.
Category Archives for Berlin.
Your chance to attend a Frequent Traveller University is here again. Berlin. 10-12 June.
British Airways is going to try flying to Berlin from London City Airport AND Stansted Airport, from mid-June 16. Let’s see how that goes. It’s been tried before and ultimately pulled.
As Germany celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall I am sharing my memories and some very old photos from my visits before the wall came down. This was the East German transit visa required to travel from West to West, via East Germany. Images across the wall: There was no…
A review of two flights on Austrian Airlines. Berlin to Vienna and Vienna to London. Both in Business Class.
A short review of my recent visit to the Lufthansa Senator Lounge at Berlin Tegel airport. Plenty of seat and yummy snacks are available to the traveller.
Located at the centre of Berlin, by Zoo station, the Waldorf Astoria is a world class hotel. Great decor, super service and great staff all mark this property out as a place to stay when in the German capital. Lots of pictures give you an idea what to expect.
The last flight of the day from London to Berlin is delayed for the strangest of reasons. No working loo flush. After getting out the manual, the correct switch was located and we were off. 35 minutes waiting for a switch!
As many people know the new airport for Berlin – Brandenburg – should have been opened many months ago in 2012. At the very last minute there was a problem with the Fire System and the opening was postponed. Tegel continues to be the airport of choice for many visitors with its close in location…
A review of my recent stay at the Grand Hyatt Berlin. I won an online auction for 2 free nights and added a paid night so that the stay would count towards status. It has been a long time since I was in one hotel for three day and I was really looking forward to it.