Berlin, Germany

History, alive and well in the modern city of Berlin, reunited the East and the West portions
of the city more than 30 years ago, turning the city into a hip destination worthy of young, trendsetters. Grafitti scrawled over portions of the the Berlin Wall remind the city of its past, while Mitte and Charlottenburg districts do their best to welcome stylish young professionals.

Shop for designer gear at Quartier 206, Escada, Salto, and Scoda.

Head to the cabaret for some Champagne and a bit of expectation for the unusual, then explore the stories of Mauermuseum Haus at Checkpoint Charlie, where false-bottomed cars and escape tunnels lend historic background.