Travel Blogs from Berlin
... had to be in a modern gallery. The Contemporary Art Museum was going to be it. This place was established in an old railway station and reportedly houses one of the most impressive collections in Europe. On this topic I know damn well that ....'I know nothing about modern art and so have no idea what I could like'.
The exhibits, which reflected their chosen theme of 'the passage of time' - the linking of the past and the future - ...
... and being subsequently synonymous with the party, Berlin can't ignore it. Honestly, the level of transparency and acknowledgement here was refreshing.
Case in point, the eerie (and open to interpretation) Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, a series of over 2,700 concrete blocks of varying heights, lined up in seemingly endless rows. It's not a maze exactly, but it is easy to venture into it and feel completely lost. Which I suppose might be the ...
... memorial to visit the museum and walk through the monument to the Jewish lives lost during the National Socialist reign.
It was a place we needed to visit, but one that was very sobering for all, as we heard personal stories, facts and figures about those who perished. It was good to see that such a memorial was found in the centre of Berlin, a former hub of Jewish culture. ...
... that we could sit down at and read different personal stories from those who were affected by WWII, we were also able to see pictures and watch videos. After spending time at the computer Melissa and I went to stand in line to enter the Holocaust Tower. Unfortunately we did not read the description before going in so we had no idea what the point was when we went in. It was a dark tall concrete room with nothing in it except a small window at the top that let in some ...
... it was not very easy.
During the holidays, the weather was cold and a little sunny. I have eaten Berlin's speciality.
You should visit Berlin and you should go to Berlin for the christmas celebration.
It 's such a beautiful trip! What a userfriendly travel! What an amazing cultur! It's such an extraordinary European Capital!
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