14 August 2019
Ultimate Travel Guide for Lightning Conference 2019 in Berlin

Date: 19th-20th October 2019

Venue: Köpenicker Str. 16 - 17 10997 Berlin, Germany

Organized by the minds behind the #LightningHackday and Lightning Makers, the Lightning Conference in Berlin will be the world’s first lightning conference to be ever held. On this monumental occasion, TravelbyBit is proud to be the official travel partner for the event, promoting future developments on the lightning network and wide-scale adoption of Bitcoin.

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While more information is yet to be announced by the organizers themselves, the event promises to have a strong community focus and will involve speakers from different backgrounds and areas of expertise. From technical discussions by ‘Lightning Labs’ to conversations surrounding economic crisis and Bitcoin by the ‘Human Rights Foundation’.

In addition to the demonstrations and discussion session, the event will also organize a developer hack day on October 18th.

Join the conversation

Fly in Berlin early to join a network of like minded people. There are 2 meetups hosted by the Bitcoin lab Berlin on the 16th and 17th October. Although they are not associated with The Lightning Conference, they will be targeted to those interested in the Lightning Network.

Date: 16th &17th October, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Venue: Techcode Berlin, Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 5 · Berlin

How to find them? Entrance of Dom-Aquarée Karl-Liebknecht Straße 5, ring at Techcode, after the stairs elevator on the left, 3rd floor.

RSVP here: https://www.meetup.com/Bitcoin-Lab-Berlin/events/263934153/

In order to get your ticket for the Lightning Conference on October 19th/20th, please go to http://thelightningconference.com

Visit Berlin, Germany

After one weekend in the glamourous capital of Germany, you’ll never want to leave! Berlin is constantly in high-spirits with its vibrant culture, fascinating architecture, and an extremely rich history. Visit the signature attraction, Brandenburg Gate, shop at the brilliantly built Gendarmenmarkt square, or simply explore any of the cozy vintage streets.

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Extend your adventure and travel to Germany’s traditionally modern city, Munich.Plan your journey ahead and choose to attend the famous festival, Oktoberfest, that starts on September 21st and ends on the 6th of October. Book your flight to Munich today.

Getting There

First time to Berlin? Don’t worry. Here are simple steps on how to get from Berlin Tegel Airport to the conference hall.

-From the Tegel Airport, walk to Airport Tegel Berlin Bus Station.

-From there, catch TXLS+U Hauptbahnhof bus.

-After approximately 15 minutes and five stops, get down at Berlin Central Station.

-Take the S3 train and get off at Berlin Ostbahnhof after 5 stops.

-From there, it’s a 13 minute walk (about 1.1km) to your destination.

-You will have arrived at Köpenicker Str. 16-17.

It is advisable to use Google Maps for all walking paths.

It’s the fastest and easiest way to get to your destination. However, you’re free to explore the other commute options: bus, tram, or taxi. Find out more about travel and ticket information on the city’s public transportation websites: https://www.vbb.de/ (Route Information) https://www.berlin.de/en/airports-and-stations/1872375-2932875-airport-berlin-schoenefeld-sxf.en.html (Public Transportation website)

Hotels in Berlin, Germany

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