Metropol Hostel Berlin
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Travel Blogs from Berlin
... in the streets that outlines the Wall's border. Parts of the Wall still stand and are placed throughout the city to remember. I took a walk out to East Berlin to see the East Side Gallery where a long stretch of the Wall still stands, covered in murals from 105 artists from all over the world. That's where you'll find the iconic image of the communist leaders kissing.
Other iconic sites include the government building ...
... take it all in. Next we walked by checkpoint Charlie, which was where Ro crossed in to East Berlin when he visited in 1989 before the wall came down. A little disappointing for Ro as it obviously is no longer a border crossing but interesting to walk by for us. Time to head home, a short train ride and walk back to our place. What was anticipated as a slow day ended up quite full, kids were tired and found what we saw interesting but ...
... a manmade beach café. Lindsay then took us through the flea market, and we picked up some neat things (including a Soviet medal and a gift for Johnny’s girlfriend, Josie-Dee). The feel of the market is what made it so cool, though. It was outside of the main touristy stuff, and it somehow had a laidback (from the people playing music and laying in the grass) but rushed (from the shoppers) feel. It was a perfect way to end our trip ...
... cockroach family in my dreams left me little energy for my patient travel companion. Needless to say we didn’t get much sleep that night. I have been thinking a lot about perspective lately. I firmly believe that any situation can change if your perspective changes. Well, let’s just say that although I was still in my “In love with Germany” cheerfulness, but my perspective on the inside had shifted a little bit. I went to ...
... was spent at home. Hangovers while travelling are tough, because you have extra physical and mental fatigue. So everyone just woke up late, I prepared another bulky breakfast, and then we all just chilled around the house, Ruben playing video-games, me doing my online stuff and watching Game of Thrones and Marta doing her computer stuff and reading. It was a cosy day though, felt like being at home with a couple of flatmates.
Ruben cooked a tasty pasta for ...
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