United Airlines, Air France-KLM, British Airways, Lufthansa and Brussels Airlines offer connecting flights from Washington Dulles to Berlin.
Potsdamer St. 171-173
The dramatic black-and-white motifs accentuate the spacious rooms in this centrally located hotel. Singles from $65; doubles from $72.
Pullman Berlin Schweizerhof
Budapester St. 25
Luxury lodging near famous shopping and expansive greenery just outside Schöneberg. Rooms from $170.
The intimate eatery serves maultaschen, traditional German dumplings. Entrees from $12.
You may see a portrait painter at work or a musician tickling the ivories on an old piano in this popular artsy cafe and restaurant. Entrees from $6.50.
A 19th-century pharmacy has been reincarnated as an adorable chocolatier with handmade desserts. Treats from $3.
Tempelhofer Damm 1-7
Saturday at 3, Sunday at 2; tickets $16.
You won’t see Sally Bowles on this run-down theater’s coaster-size stage, but true to Schöneberg’s history, the burlesque shows are bawdy. Tickets from $27.