Nu Hotel Berlin
Travel Blogs from Berlin
... couple of those pictures as
The cow was from Nuremberg and it begged to be added to the
blog. So I also included that picture. I never could figure out the
significance of this cow. The store it stood in front of provided no clues
I hope that you enjoy these specific pictures as we had,
taking them and then adding them to the blog. (Kind of like the door knockers,
which can be found included in the Greek blog from 2010).
... other anniversaries I spent abroad, which seem to show how my life evolved throughout the years. Nowadays I live in Berlin with a stable job and an everyday life, whereas on October 12th 2011 I was somewhere in the middle of amazing New Zealand. I can't remember much from the years before that one, but I know that in 2007 I was in Vienna, living abroad for the first time. Birthdays are hence like milestones, they serve as a reference point in each passing year, and ...
... it's strange to see them as just another building in the street. And in the other direction. Nothing too fancy, just pleasant. And next to my table something left over from another era... As for tipping they've so far been content with 10%25 which is ok seeing the food and beer are on the whole pretty cheap. And it's probably less than I'd often leave anyway considering what 10%25 of such a small amount ...
... impressive building with some nice gardens we could cycle through as well. We then headed back through the Tiergarten, Berlins big central park to see the Victory Column, a massive and rather bling attempt to replicate Nelson's Column, with a big gold woman on the top.
As we cleared the park we picked up the line of the Berlin Wall and followed it for a couple of miles until we reached the East Side Gallery, a mile of the original wall (the longest complete ...
... days having coffee and a delicious strawberry flan.
Dom, his girlfriend, Angie and Neils arrived and we sat down to a delicious German meal. It was wonderful, a barvarian soup, beef roulade, and a strawberry desert. There was much talking, reacquainting and planing. The night was full of good cheer, wonderful company and good food.
Berlin is very different to the other cities we have ...