This one kilometer long strip of no man's land between the West Berlin district of Wedding and East Berlin's ... More
This one kilometer long strip of no man's land between the West Berlin district of Wedding and East Berlin's Prenzlauer Berg was turned into a park after the fall of the Wall. The park is not very pretty, yet it is full of atmosphere, full of flourishing history. Situated on a slope which rises up to the Ludwig Jahn Sports Stadium, the park is crowned at its peak by a graffiti-strewn concrete wall. Modern art installations are dotted around the park with the typical Berlin pieces made of metal and concrete. The view to the west is dominated by gray high-rise buildings and to the east is the threatening TV Tower . Locals walk their dogs and sunbathe on the spot which just over a decade ago was heavily-mined and patrolled by armed guards.
This imposing communist monument was built in memory of the 20,000 Soviet soldiers who died during the battle for Berlin
in 1945. It took 1,200 workers over three years to build (1946 9) and is constructed from the granite ...
Hotel Amelie is your accommodation in the heart of Berlin just a stone's throw away from the Reichstag and Brandenburg
Gate.Our rates and location provide you with the luxury of an affordable, central hotel and you will also save ...
A long, narrow ribbon of green between the built up districts of Schöneberg and Wilmersdorf, Volkspark Schöneberg is a haven
for sun lovers in the summer, and for sledgers and ice skaters who flock to the frozen up ponds ...