THE BEST WAY TO BERLIN
From LAX, Lufthansa, Air France, Continental, Swiss, British, Delta and KLM offer connecting service (change of plane) to Berlin. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $449.
To call the numbers below from the U.S., dial 011 (the international dialing code), 49 (the country code for Germany) and the local number.
WHAT TO DO
Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, 1 Cora-Berliner Strasse, Berlin; 30-26-39-43-36, http://www.holocaust-mahnmal.de/en. The memorial is open at all times. The Information Center is open April-September, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and October to March, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Closed Mondays, except public holidays. Admission is free. Guided tours in English are offered on Sundays at 4 p.m. for about $4.