Don’t leave for Berlin without your Berlin Arrival Cheat Sheet! It contains helpful information about navigating the airport, getting to your housing assignment, and NYU Berlin contact information. Please provide a copy of this document to your family.
Here are some other things to keep in mind:
- Know the time difference between your hometown and Berlin, and discuss a communication plan with your friends and family
- Know what to expect for meal costs in your host location
- Check the exchange rate for dollars to euros regularly
- Purchase any necessary voltage convertors and/or adaptors.
And remember these tips from our First Time Traveler post. (They’re actually quite good for everyone!)