NH Berlin Alexanderplatz
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- Non-smoking rooms
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
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... the infrastructure that was put in place to be sure that those in East Berlin did not escape to the West.
Our final day in Berlin we decided to rent bikes and head outside of town a bit to check out the East Side Gallery. This is an art installation where they took a mile long stretch of the Berlin Wall and they had artists paint different scenes and messages onto the various sections. This is again another very famous part of Berlin ...
... were created and how many people died there. They had some really good pictures too. You then go into a room with translations of letters that some of the victims of the concentration camps and forced labour camps sent their families before being killed. That was probably the most powerful thing I've seen on this tour. Just knowing that most of them knew that they were going to die and having to write to your family to say goodbye.
I then headed back ...
Berlin is as flat as a pancake, has wide footpaths, and the roads are well serviced with bicycle lanes so it's a great place for getting around on a bicycle on a sunny day. Also, no need for helmets! Most of the bikes you see around the place are the garden variety type that you would expect to see in a European city, not the expensive speed machines currently popular in Australia.
Fortunately, the place I'm renting comes with ...
... much time to sit on the couch crying as I had a Christmas party to attend for my school. We were all meeting at Alexander Platz Christmas markets at 1130. I fell asleep on the train to the markets, must have been super excited ;-). Paul and I haven't had too much sleep this week, so we have both been feeling a bit exhausted. Paul especially, he is the one who has been working! I have discovered on the net 'slow German ' podcasts which have been so useful and which I have ...
... east of Berlin on the outskirts, near all the canals and the muggelsee lake. It's so beautiful out there.
We arrived just before 8, went to the supermarket, collected supplies then went back to Marc's, set up camp and cooked up a vegetable pasta for everyone. Marc's friend Yohan and his daughter monique also joined us and we chatted the night away with a fire and some of Yohans homemade apple liquor ...