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The wall of Berlin was constructed to separate the East Berliner from the West Berlin. Its construction began on the morning of Sunday, August 13,961 as a stubborn step by the GDR (German Democratic Republic) to stop East Berliners those were under the control of soviet supported East German state from escaping into the West Germany that at the time was under the control of the Americans, British and French. The Berlin’s was after the World War II was controlled by Western forces at its west side whereas at its eastern side there was Soviet Occupied Zone of Germany. This … Continue reading

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Below is illustrated the two most popular sacred sites in Berlin, that is revered by everyone around the corner and all the times. Memorial of the Murdered Jews of Europe The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe is a very huge and big Holocaust memorial inaugurated in May 2005 in central Berlin. The thought to create a memorial as an obituary to the jews murdered by the Nazis came to the fore for the first time in 1988, when German Jewish journalist Lea Rosh created a group to support the memorial construction and thus collect donations for it. However, … Continue reading

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Berlin is considered as one of the Europe’s most valued party cities; it symbolizes the refreshing culture and nightlife in the cosmopolitan cities of the world. With perspective of night life West Berlin is much popular among wealth and older crowd where as at East Berlin and Kreuzberg the real action and activities for nightlife can be found and detected. There too are world-class theatres and opera performances and museums and galleries even exist in Berlin. Beyond that area there is an expression of the counterculture for what Berlin is immensely popular especially at Kreuzberg, Neukölln and Friedrichshain. Below are … Continue reading

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Berlin is popular as a center for design, fashion, multimedia, art and electronic music and this all is added with a varied collection of tourist attractions, both for the adults and kids. This fun fervor further gets enhanced with the festivals and events as being organized in the city. • Carnival of Cultures: This Carnival shows up the display of traditional and modern cultures showing the many different ethnic communities living within the city. It was started as a project to develop communication between the diversity of nationalities, religions and customs in Berlin, and presently is being stated as the … Continue reading

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The guided tour of Berlin provides visitors an introduction with Berlin’s fascinating city’s culture and history. Berlin is presently illustrated as a cutting-edge, modern centre for entertainment, arts and cuisine and one can better understand it on its guided tour. • Tour of great Berlin Wall: This tour let you to enjoy and learn about the amazing story of Berlin wall and former East Germany. This tour introduces you with the most renowned and famous symbol of cold war era in Germany. More you can enjoy other historical monuments of the city involving the Brandenburg Gate, the Reichstag (German Parliament) … Continue reading

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The Berlin International Film Festival that is also popular with the name of Berlinale is a one of the best and leading film festivals and is the most reputable media event. Festival founded in 1951 is celebrated every year in February since 1978. With 274,000 tickets sold and 487,000 admissions it is boasted as the largest publicly-attended film festival worldwide. During the festival, around 400 films are displayed in different sections and categories. It reveals a comprehensive array of the cinematic world. There around twenty films compete for the awards named as the Golden and Silver Bears. Since 2001 the … Continue reading

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As far as eating is concerned in Berlin one can have currywurst that is a bratwurst covered with ketchup and curry powder. It can be found out at with street vendors through out Berlin. Two most famous Currywurst stands are “Konnopke’s Imbiss” below Eberswalder Strasse U-Bahn station on line 2 and “Curry 36″ opposite the Mehringdamm U-Bahn station in Kreuzberg. And there services are far better than Berlin’s more upmarket eateries. One thing while for eating in Berlin is quite spectacular if is been compared with other Western European capital or German cities. Vegetarians can eat with an ease in … Continue reading

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With respect to shopping Berlin have many places and spots that a shopper would like to revisit again and again. One can get everything that he wishes to buy to desire at shopping malls and markets in Berlin. Here one can have everything from expensive designer labels, to flea and antique markets.  Here something is available for everyone at its shopping markets and places. Some of its prominent shopping centers are as following. •    Kurfuerstendamm and Tauentzienstrasse: Tauentzienstraße, the extension of Kurfuerstendamm is very attractive shopping space that is extended till an area of a mile and is ideally suited … Continue reading

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Berlin  landmarks can easily help a tourist to rich cultural heritage of Germany that is provided with assistance from tourist guides with capable translating skills in prominent world languages. Below is the list of some important places of tourist attraction in Berlin. •    Brandenburg Gate: It is an ancient city gate and have reputation of being one of the most populist and famous symbols of Berlin and Germany. It is located west to the Berlin and Germany at the junction of Unter den Linden and Ebertstrabe in proximity to Pariser Platz.  It is only survived gate that earlier was a … Continue reading