Discover Germany | Berlin Part 4

My fourth postcard from Berlin comes from an earlier time where I explored Germany through the Baroque era leading into WWII. Starting with the mediaeval ages, Nikolaiviertel (Nikolai quarter) is the oldest residential area of Berlin and so well preserved, it simply takes you back in time, like in a fairytale. During the Middle Ages, a trade … Continue reading Discover Germany | Berlin Part 4

Discover Germany | Berlin Part 3

The third postcard from Berlin comes from the historical period of the Cold War where we visited the Berlin Wall memorial, Checkpoint Charlie and Topography of Terror, after all - a trip to Berlin is useless if you don't go back to this important time. The Berlin Wall was built in 1961 by the Communists … Continue reading Discover Germany | Berlin Part 3

Discover Germany | Berlin Part 2

The second postcard from Berlin features our incredible Friday afternoon spent all over Berlin with very distinctive highlights (hence the title). The first one - afternoon at the Berlin Zoo. Wearing my lace inspired shorts, white top, sun hat and of course sunscreen (30SPF) we agreed it would be best to spend the hot day … Continue reading Discover Germany | Berlin Part 2