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Scenes from Berlin – 16

The Ost-West cafe on Bernauer Strasse. Love that car!   The People’s Police!

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Scenes from Berlin – 15

The Stasi Museum had a really good photo section. I liked the series of photos from the years just before the Wall came down. Showed that the youth were breaking down the Stalinist ways. Punk prevailed! This is what the … Continue reading

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Scenes from Berlin – 14

From the Hauptbahnhof along the River Spree towards the centre, you can view the modern Berlin. Some architectural wonders, with a hint of the monumental.  I had great fun taking all sorts of pictures. Different angles and shapes. Here are … Continue reading

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Scenes from Berlin – 13

There are some things you can’t escape, wherever you go in the world!

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Scenes from Berlin -12

Erich Mielke was head of the Stasi for an astonishing 32 years. 1957-89. This was his office – now part of the Stasi Museum.  70s  Stalinist retro? 80s, 60s? Boss’s desk. Check that TV! And that comfy bed. Coffee time. … Continue reading

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Scenes from Berlin – 11

The least signposted museum in town. But, once you find your way there, truly fascinating. On the site of the old Stasi HQ, in an eastern suburb. On the U-Bahn: Magdalener Strasse. One of the floors is dedicated to a … Continue reading

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Scenes from Berlin – 10

Who can resist a Hauptbahnhof? Berlin’s new central station…            

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