Munich: Hotel Cocoon, Sendlinger Tor

In Munich, students and faculty will be staying at the Hotel Munich Gio.  It is located close to the center of historic Munich and is within walking distance to several major downtown attractions.  Students will be staying in single sex double rooms.  Breakfast and internet are included.  The LMU campus is easily reached by taking the U-Bahn out to the Biocentre Campus in Martinsried.  The hotel is also close to the Munich Hauptbahnhof train station.

Munich is in the heart of Bavaria.  With its famous onion domes, the 15th century Gothic Church of Our Lady is Munich’s unmistakable landmark.  In the center of town at Marienplatz, is the city hall where an elaborate carillon plays three times a day.  The city has a wonderful open air market, museums, parks and palaces.  For more information about Munich visit the German Tourism site on the city.

Berlin: Mercure Hotel Berlin City

Students and Faculty will be staying at the Mercure Hotel Berlin City for the duration of the stay in Berlin.  It is located in the heart of the Mitte section of Berlin and within walking distance of Charite Medical University and all the major points of interest in Berlin.  Students will be staying in single sex double rooms with air conditioning and private bathrooms.  Breakfast and internet are included.

Berlin is the vibrant cultural and political capital of Germany and the center of some of its turbulent history.  It is full of iconic landmarks including the famous Brandenburg Gate, the TV tower on Alexanderplatz, the dome of the Reichstag, the Berlin Wall and much, much more.  It is a city full of museums, the arts, and living history.  For more information about Berlin visit the German Tourism site on the city.