What to see whilst in Berlin

As the capital of Germany, Berlin is home to eminent colleges, global celebrations, the best engineering and contemporary expressions in the world. It’s difficult to accept that preceding 1989 Berlin had been at the core of the split, which saw East and West Germany working as totally different nations after World War II. Today there isn’t much left of the Wall in its unique state however there are scars of where it lay and plaques implying its reality.

Stories from East and West, 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall

Whilst in Berlin we recommend you go to these places to learn and be inspired and amazed all at the same time.

Alexanderplatz is a square that had to be reproduced in light of the bombing in the Second World War; it is one of the fundamental settings in East Berlin. There is the TV Tower (Fernsehturm) that can be seen from most places in Berlin. It quantifies 365m and there is a rotating restaurant at the top.

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Extremely near the Alexanderplatz is the Museumsinsel (Museum Island in East Berlin), situated between the station and the square Fridrichstrasse Marx-Engels Platz. You can visit the Pergamon Museum, which presents bits of antiquated history dating from 180BC. In the Bode Museum in plain view are articles extending from the Middle Ages to the eighteenth century. The four exhibition halls are open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 5pm.

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Following the walk along Unter sanctum Linden, which is one of the most significant roads of old Berlin, you will discover enduring structures of the Prussian kingdom. Additionally close-by is Plaza Boulevard Gendarmenmarkt where the twin houses of God sit, one of which has a magnificent viewing deck.

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Reichstag (Parliament) is north of the Brandenburg Gate and was the base camp of the German parliament until it was burnt down in 1933. In 1990 the reunification of Berlin was marked here. The reestablished structure shows a great presentation telling the historical backdrop of Germany from 1800 to the present. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 5pm.

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Tiergarten Park dates from the eighteenth century and is situated in the northwest corner of West Berlin. In its inside stands the 70m pinnacle Siegessäule (Victory Column) delegated by a statue of Winged Victory, commending the annihilation of the French against Prussia.

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