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Berlin Miscellany (Part One of Three)

Time to start wrapping up the Berlin Stories.  Sorry if you were waiting for Sally Bowles to show up, but it’s just not going to happen. 234 more words

Events

Topography of Terror

The names invoke fear.  Gestapo and the SS. The exhibit, Topographie des Terrors, sends a chill down the spine when you learn that you are standing in the exact same spot where the most feared institutions of Nazi Germany once stood. 515 more words

Travel

Strolling Through the Darkness

The city looks just like any other when the plane makes circumvolutory moves above it, trembling with the anticipation of the imminent landing. You step on the land glad to be able to stretch your legs after a two hours’ flight. 860 more words

Alice On The Go

To view a map of these areas in Berlin click here.

Berlin is the center of tourist-Germany. Its history intertwines Germany’s beginning, with both world wars and then the cold war and the split of Germany. 1,291 more words

WWII

Day 31: walking tour of Berlin and the Topography of Terror

We finally got our walking tour of Berlin and while it hit on a lot of things we had seen on our own the day before, it was definitely still worth it. 196 more words

Eurosprint 2015

Berlin by Train

In the past 7 days, Jasper, Emily, Ross, and I have traveled from Amsterdam (Holland) to Berlin (Germany), to Lubeck (Germany), and now are in Copenhagen (Denmark). 957 more words

Europe

2015-06-19 Berlin, Germany (Day 1)

Today was the first day in Berlin! The summary of the day was LOTS of walking and LOTS of recent German history (World War II and Cold War). 61 more words