Berlin Day 2 – 30 April 2012

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Sites along my early morning walk, incuding the Haupbahnhof, The Charite Hospital, the Bundestag, the canals and memorials.

 

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Berliner Mauer – Berlin Wall Memorial

Excellent exhition about the Berlin Wall with a great viewing tower as well. The dome of the New Synagogue in the distance.

 

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The exhibiton at the New Synagogue. Interesting information about the Reform movement in Germany. Climbed up to the dome, but no photos allowed at the top.

 

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The Jewish Cemetery in Grosse Hamburger Strasse. Grave of Moses Mendelssohn.

 

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More street sites around the old Jewish area

 

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The magnificent Haupbahnhof, the main train station and surrounding area.

A memorial to the man who was shot in a canal by East German police, while trying to swim and  escape to the West.

 

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Dinner at a sidewalk cafe in the Friedrichstrasse area and back by U Bahn

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