Eavesdropping Berlin

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Category Archives: Sights

My Relationship with Karl-Marx Allee

My first trek along Karl-Marx Allee almost 7 years ago was totally intimidating. I was on foot, walking from Alexanderplatz to Warshauerstr. I remember being awed by the Stalinist architecture … Continue reading

March 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Berlin Stolpersteine

Stolpersteine (or “stumbling blocks”) are the the brass cobblestones you find in front of buildings all over Berlin. They are the work of artist Gunter Demnig, who first developed the idea for … Continue reading

March 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Berlin Hotels: The Swanky

When a visitor first comes to Berlin they can easily be thrown off by the empty spaces, the large run down areas, the weird cold new architecture in the government … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · Leave a comment