The museum was heavily damaged during World War II. In 1997, planning for the reconstruction project was resumed and English architect David Chipperfield was officially appointed for the project. Reopened in 2009.
Volksbühne Berlin. Old theater (1892) well known for his ambitious performances. In 2003 Marilyn Manson shot his video „mObscene“ at the Volksbühne (remixed together with Rammstein).
The Poststadion was a multi-use stadium in the locality of Moabit in the borough of Berlin-Mitte. The stadium was built in 1929 for the sports club of the German Reichspost. In 2002 the outdoor pool was closed and from May 2006 to 2012 it was the Tentstation campsite.
For many years the most beautiful lawn in Berlin. Formerly the square of the People’s Chamber of the GDR (Palast der Republik) was demolished in 2006. In one year, the reconstruction of the „old“ Berlin Palace will be completed (early 2021).
In 1992, Norman Foster won the architectural contest for the reconstruction of the building. The large glass dome at the very top of the Reichstag has a 360-degree view of the surrounding Berlin cityscape and offers a stunning view from above into the German parliament. A free visit to the dome is available via online registration. Well, you won‘t see Angela, the dome is closed during plenary sessions.
The pedestrian tunnel at the ICC, opened in 1979, has often been a Hollywood backdrop (e.g. Tribute of Panem 2).
Haus des Lehrers
On part of a large picture frieze (7×125 m) at „Haus des Lehrers“ at Alexanderplatz designed by Walter Womacka (1964). You can still find some communist propaganda wall mosaics of the former GDR in Berlin. Well, compared to today’s sale billboards all over the city, they look quite innocent.
Street Artist Blu
The graffiti „Mask Picture“ by the Italian street artist Blu was created in 2008 (Berlin-Kreuzberg) and was painted over in black in 2014.
Street Artist Blu
The graffiti „Handcuffed Man“ by the Italian street artist Blu was created in 2007 (Berlin-Kreuzberg) and was painted over in black in 2014.
In 1955, the „Tierpark“ opened in the old palace gardens at Friedrichsfelde Palace, in the former eastern sector of Berlin, and is one of the two zoological gardens in Berlin.
Autumn in Berlin
Autumn in Berlin.
Thunderstorm in Berlin
Thunderstorm in Berlin. There is so much beauty in a storm. Wonderful.
Central Pavilion of the „Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy“. The exhibition was established in 1935 and was expanded as a trade fair venue from 2005 and also serves as a recreation park, one of the largest in the world (2,375,000 square meters).
The tram in Porto has been running since 1872. I recommend taking Line 1 along the Douro.
Salut Hotel Moscow
Salut Hotel offers 1090 rooms and 9 restaurants. Half a dozen stretch limos are always parked in the entrance area for rent.
The Luna Park at the „Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy“. The exhibition was established in 1935 and was expanded as a trade fair venue from 2005 and also serves as a recreation park, one of the largest in the world (2,375,000 square meters).
The Hilton beach is one of the most famous beaches in Tel Aviv. It located just below the Hilton hotel. The beach is suitable for everyone, it’s a vivid beach with plenty of things going on in and around it all the time.