Post Tagged with: "Berlin Wall"


Photo by S.Borisov/ 
Brandenburg Gate

The best of Berlin

by Amie LaSalvia Contributing writer

Berlin is Germany’s capital and largest city with history and art that makes it such a great place to travel to. No matter what, you will always find something to love about this historical city whether you’re there for vacation or on a day trip. Immerse yourself in Berlin’s creative atmosphere. Let yourself be inspired, seduced and enchanted.

July 3, 2015 ×


People and vehicles wait to cross the border at Checkpoint Charlie Nov. 9, 1989, on the Berlin Wall. The building on the left is now the Checkpoint Charlie museum.

US student sees Berlin Wall come down

Story and photo by Dr. Linda Steil
Warrior Transition Battalion-Europe, A Company

In 1961, the Berlin Wall was built and separated families and friends between East and West Berlin.
East German officials claimed the wall was erected to protect their borders from attacks by imperialists. West Germans saw the wall as a political statement used to permanently separate East Germany from West Germany.

November 6, 2014 ×