Category Archives: Information on Berlin
Berlin and its ‘mountains’ The geography of Berlin is characterized by the glacial series. But within the city limits of the Berlin you can find many more mountains than the post-glacial natural elevations. They are called Trümmerberge – rubble mountains.
For all those that are arriving early and/or those that are leaving a bit later, we are organizing two social Skeptics in the Pub, or if the weather allows, Skeptics in the Biergarten. So if you are looking for some … Continue reading
Berlin Medical Historical Museum (BMM) As the successor of Rudolf Virchow’s famous Pathological Museum the Medical History Museum owns an extensive collection of preserved objects that demonstrate both diseases as well as a historical overview of their treatments.
These are general descriptions from the congress hotel, The Crown Plaza, though the last parts are almost universal. the Natural History Museum Walk to the S-Bahn station ‘Zoologischer Garten’, enter either the S5 (to Strausberg or Hoppegarten), S75 (to Wartenberg) … Continue reading
When it is working, Berlin has a fantastic public transport system. Here are some short suggestions on how to get about. Most important too, even for Berliners: online search tool where you can search for public transport direction. Type in … Continue reading