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Köpenik and One of the Top 10 Trolley Rides in the World

  Day 95 20th May 2017   So started late and decided to just get out of the city for a while and Mel had discovered in her own inimitable style that in Berlin there was one of the Top 10 Trolley Car Rides in the World which went to a place called Schmockwitz. So in her continuing […]

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Palace of Tears to Festival of Beers

Day 94 May 19th 2017 Photos of Our Day Today we made another accidental discovery that was not on our must see list. Oh so pleased we found it – the Palace of Tears (Tränenpalast). Once a major border crossing between East and West Berlin at Berlin Friedrichstraße station now a museum about the border crossing. Housed […]

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…then we take Berlin

Day 92 17th May 2017 Photographs of Our Day With Leonard Cohen lyrics swimming in our heads we stride out in Berlin. First stop The Wall. How to choose where to start – so many museums, so may opportunites. We decide on the East Side Gallery and practice our new transport skills to get there. […]

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