Today we wanted to tick off the touristy places and see how this city was affected by the Nazi reign.
I had already seen a checkpoint on my way to Berlin but had to check out the famous… 306 more words
SO, as I’ve continued writing blog posts, I’ve noticed some underlying themes throughout my travels so far. AKA my tendency to shape the limited time I have in each place around activities involving the bookstores, markets, street art, food, and coffee shops in each place. 1,384 more words
Friedrichstraße 43-45, 10117 Berlin, Germany
A trip to Berlin would be incomplete without a visit to Checkpoint Charlie. It stood as the most well known border crossing between East and West Germany during the Cold War, erected overnight in the October of 1961 and torn down in the summer of 1990, reuniting East and West once more. 1,071 more words