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... tour obviously talked about prostitution. It was a surprising sight the first time I saw one of the prostitutes in a window, wearing nothing but a bra and underwear. But unlike in the United States, prostitution is not seen in a negative light, so it's just a way of life.
The next day, I woke up early again (7:30) and went to the Museumplein, a quad of museums. This is also were the I Amsterdam sign is. I visited the Van Gogh museum and learned ...
... in WW2 and so it's all modern buildings and wide open streets. The transportation here is amazing. For 28 Euros each, we can travel unlimited times on the S Bahn (surface trains), U Bahn (subways), trains, and trams. It's a great, efficient system.
Since we have the luxury of time, there's no rushing. We checked in and took a nap. It's dark at 4:45 now and we're still adjusting. But after the power nap (our key to success while traveling) we took a ...
... but it really is a building site, as they construct more new Ubahn stations. Strolled through Galleries Lafayette, with Eiffel Tower inside, then shopping precincts called Quartier 205 and 206, very upmarket, and then into Gendarmenmarkt, Berlin's "most beautiful square". Looked at outsides of Concert House and French and German Doms. Watched amazing man blowing huge soap bubbles across the square. Next the Bebelplatz, site of the Nazi book burnings in 1933. Simple ...
... and Eva Braun when the Russian Army was closing in. There is not much there except an untidy grassed area and car park. Perhaps quite fitting for a man responsible for 55 million deaths that it is poorly represented and has no plaque. Next was the Jewish Holocaust Memorial. This covers a football field in size and has 2711 casket size concrete columns rising from the undulating ground. One feels ...
Wouldn't you believe it - no rain and we are leaving! Isn't that always the way? Though the receptionist at the hotel informs us rain is expected for the afternoon so we feel a bit better about that. Our car was due back in Vienna tomorrow night when we had thought to fly Vienna to Stockholm however last minute change of plans - let's do a day in Berlin to get a taste of Berlin. Hey why not? So we need to motor today to get the car back to Vienna a day ...
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