"Berlitz Pocket Guide: Berlin" covers all the major sights, area by area, in an easily navigable format. Descriptions of tourist attractions include the Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag and Berlin's palaces, parks and prestigious museums. You can read background historical information, get advice on shopping and entertainment and the low-down on German cuisine. There is an A-Z of practical information and listings of recommended hotels and restaurants. The book also contains special features on topics ranging from Teufelsberg to the architects of Berlin. Excursions outside the city are described including Potsdam and Babelsburg. Maps show Central Berlin and the Berlin Underground, and there are dozens of colour photographs throughout.