A city once divided; today Germany’s vibrant capital boasts a thriving community and cutting-edge culture. A cultural mishmash, the falling of the Berlin wall saw a merging not only of the East and West, but of the city’s tastes, styles and collective memories. Hundreds of world-renowned galleries, museums, clubs and orchestras call Berlin home, lending the city its uniquely eclectic atmosphere. Whether it’s old-world archi-tecture or provocative street art, there’s truly something for everyone in this city of opposites. History buffs revel in iconic Berlin attractions like Checkpoint Charlie, the monumental Brandenburg gate and the Berlin Wall, while party girls and boys meet their match at Berlin’s infamous club scenes. For a breather, take a stroll in one of the city’s many parks and gardens. Whatever strikes your fancy, you’ll find it all and more in Berlin.