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111 Places in Berlin – Nr 163: The Kaninchenfeld

At first glance there’s not much to see here aside from the usual Berliner Tristesse. A gas station, a busy road and a massive construction site.  But on closer inspection – the secret of the...

111 Places in Berlin – Nr 205: The Spitteleck

Spittelmarkt. East Berlin still feels like East Berlin here. The massive 6 Lane Leipziger Straße cuts through the city  while the “Komplex Leipziger Straße” – an Octuplet Set of Plattenbauten...

111 Places in Berlin – Nr 212: The Tuileriensäule

This Island isn’t meant for visitors. 250.000 m² large, a few dozen villas and a single road that goes around in a circle.  There isn’t much to see here if it weren’t for a french column...

111 Places in Berlin – Nr 140: The Eisbahn

Winter is coming. As the temperatures slowly dip into the negative digits, a many Neu Berliner begins to regret living in this city. But Berlin comes into its own when the frost settles in. Christmas markets...

111 Places in Berlin – Nr 159: The Judengang

Der Judengang. The word sounds a lot harsher than it most likely means to be. That might be because of the German Language or the German oversensitivity.  While I had heard and seen several streets been named...