Postcard from Berlin: Brandenburg Gate

Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. Germany

Postcard from Berlin: Brandenburg Gate

Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. Germany

Sightseeing in Berlin included a visit to the Brandenburg Gate, one of the most well-known landmarks in Germany. The gate represents some difficult times in German history, but came to symbolize freedom and the desire to unify Berlin when the Wall fell. Today it is a proud symbol of European unity and peace.

Tags: , ,

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Travel Bucket List Update for 2014 - Traveling with MJ - February 2, 2014

    […] beer in Berlin – I did a lot of this when I was in Berlin for ITB. Thanks to friends Rick Calvert, Patti Hosking, and Chris Gray Faust for encouraging […]

Leave a Reply

Is a River Cruise Right for You?

Earlier this year, I was the enthusiastic guest of Viking River Cruises onboard their longship Eistla cruising the Rhine. We […]

Sunday Stories for June 28th, 2915

I was in Honolulu for most of the week, and returning to Seattle to find hot, sweaty summer weather. I’m […]

Postcard from Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu, on the island of Oahu, is the first stop for many visitors to Hawaii. Some of the sights attracting […]

Sunday Stories for June 21st, 2015

champagne

My time in Hawaii was cut short this past week beause of mechanicals, flight delays, and crew rest issues. Although […]