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GERMANY


Location - Western Europe; Capital - Berlin; Population - 83 million; Currency - Euro

I took a train from Amsterdam to Berlin during my 'inter-rail' around Europe in 1991. These photos aren't the best quality - my apologies!

 

germnoteThe Deutsche Mark was the currency of Germany when I visited in 1991.

 

euroWhich was replaced by the Euro

 

 

ger2The tower on the right is called the Fernsehturm, Berlin

 

 

ger8Kaiser Wilhelm Gedachtniskirche, a church bombed in World War II, Berlin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ger1Former site of Checkpoint Charlie - a crossing between East and West Berlin when the city was divided

 

 

ger6Checkpoint Charlie - Berlin

 

 

ger5The Brandenburg Gate, which used to the boundary between East and West Berlin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ger4Brandenburg Gate - Berlin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ger9A war memorial near Brandenburg Gate, Berlin

 

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LINKS

www.germany-tourism.co.uk - Germany's tourist board

www.about-germany.org

 

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