TRAVEL & HOTEL INFORMATION


CONFERENCE VENUE:

PARK HOTEL BREMEN
Im Bürgerpark
28209 Bremen / Germany
Phone: +49-421-3408-0
Fax: +49-421-3408-602
URL: http://www.park-hotel-bremen.de

HOW TO GET HERE:

By Air:
The nearest airport is Bremen which is connected to several European cities directly and to other international places via the German hubs Frankfurt and Munich. Bremen airport is located 3.5 kilometres away from the city centre. More information about the airport and its destinations can be found at: http://www.airport-bremen.de..

By Train:
Bremen main station is located about one kilometre away from the conference hotel. More information about train connections can be found at: http://www.bahn.de.

By Car:
From Hamburg or Hanover direction use the motorway A27 and take the exit “Bremen Horn-Lehe” in direction “Universität”. Then at the second traffic light turn right into “Universitätsallee”. Stay on this road (becomes “Parkallee”) in the right lane until it enters the roundabout “Stern”. Turn right into the “Hollerallee” and after about 200 m to the right is the approach to the PARK HOTEL.

From Osnabrück direction use the motorway A1 and take the exit “Hemelingen / Zentrum” and then continue straight on. At the second traffic light turn right into “Malerstraße”, then at the second traffic light turn left into “Stresemannstraße”. Continue straight on until the hospital “Klinikum Bremen-Mitte”, and after the junction turn right into “Graf-Moltke-Straße”. Continue straight on (becomes “Hollerallee”) through the roundabout “Stern”. After about 200 m to the right is the approach to the PARK HOTEL.

Your personal travel instructions are provided e.g. at: http://www.map24.com.

By Public Transport:
From the airport take tram No. 6 in direction “Universität” until stop “Am Stern” and then walk about 200 m along the “Hollerallee” or leave the tram already at “Hauptbahnhof” and change into bus No. 26 (direction Walle) or No. 27 (direction Weidedamm) and leave at the second stop “Bürgerpark” which is opposite the approach to the PARK HOTEL.

More information about tram and bus connections can be found at: http://www.bsag.de.

A map of Bremen and further information about the city can be found at: http://www.bremen.de.

ACCOMMODATION:

The conference delegate package includes already a three nights’ stay (18 – 21 May 2008) in one of the three conference hotels. You can book additional nights at special rates directly at the hotels.

The selected conference hotels are:

PARK HOTEL BREMEN *****
The PARK HOTEL BREMEN is the perfect combination of a country idyll and city life. In fact, its location is unique, surrounded by a park but within walking distance to the city centre. Once it was a duke’s country residence and is now one of Europe’s Grand Hotels.

Address: Im Bürgerpark
28209 Bremen / Germany
Phone: +49-421-3408-0
Fax: +49-421-3408-602
URL: http://www.park-hotel-bremen.de

Maritim Hotel Bremen ****
The Maritim Hotel is located centrally, next to the “Bürgerpark” opposite the PARK HOTEL, and within walking distance to the main station and the city centre.

Address: Hollerallee 99
28215 Bremen / Germany
Phone: +49-421-3789-0
Fax: +49-421-3789-600
URL: http://www.maritim.de/typo3/english/hotels/hotels/hotel-bremen.html

InterCityHotel Bremen ***
The InterCityHotel is located directly at the main station and between the historical centre and the fairgrounds & congress centre. The Park Hotel is about 1.5 kilometres and the city centre is just one kilometre away.

Address: Bahnhofsplatz 17-18
28195 Bremen / Germany
Phone: +49 421-1603-0
Fax: +49-421-1603-599
URL: http://www.bremen.intercityhotel.de

Please note that only a limited number of rooms is available in the different hotels.

If you prefer not to stay in one of the conference hotels, you are of course free to organise your own accommodation. In this case the following websites might be helpful:

http://www.hrs.com or http://www.booking.com