Savoy Hotel Berlin
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... get trampled. Guards would drown those who tried washing their feet during this time. According to prisoners, this was a time of day that many guards beat the prisoners.
An interesting but sad fact about Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp is that once the Soviet and Polish troops liberated all prisoners on April 22 -23, 1945 it was soon to be reopened. In Aug. 1945, the Soviet secret ...
... experience of a wide range of operas by Mozart, Weber, Rossini, Lortzing, Verdi, Wagner and Smetana. Rusalka was the ninth opera he composed. For many years unfamiliarity with Dvořák’s operas outside Czechoslovakia helped reinforce a perception that composition of operas was a marginal activity, and that despite the beauty of its melodies and orchestral timbres Rusalka was not a central part of his output or of international lyric theatre. In recent years it has ...
... for example, hey you seen one graffiti spattered wall you seen em all, poor old Checkpoint Charley can still be found but only if you look very closely, but then again being in the military for sometime its again a case of seen one guard post ya seen them all. Not far from there is the Brandenburg Gate, the best time to visit there is at sunset when the lights come on. By now back at the hotel I had a pretty good idea of where to hop on and off and what to see. The rest of ...
... beer...huge. They had a little band that played all the favorite drinking songs and everyone sang along and toasted everyone. I only learned two words in Germany and they are Prost (cheers) and Danke (thanks) what other words do you need? it was truly beautiful. We then traveled to moritz's hometown and to his families house in Bayreuth. They were all so welcoming and kind. Upon arriving they greeted me with the English they knew and tried to make me feel as ...
... to a couple of bands playing, drank red wine and chatted until about 10pm when we ventured to find some food just down the road. We went to this amazing Turkish restaurant where we had flafels and hollumi with pickles and cabbage and yoghurt yummo. After this we farewelled Heidi and Carmen ( they both had important things to do in then morning) and the 5 of us went to one of Marc's friends pubs in friedrichshain. It was a cute little pub that I had visited before, almost 7 years ...
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