A Travellerspoint blog

August 2009

REDUZIERT!!

DACH 2009 - Berlin

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Having retraced our steps back to Basel Airport, we flew to Berlin to explore the German capital.

Reichstag

Reichstag


Brandenburg Gate

Brandenburg Gate

We began by visiting the German Parliament and the Brandenburg Gate, before heading down towards the Topography of Terror, the Berlin Wall and Checkpoint Charlie.

On the following day, me and Mum went over to Oranienburg to explore the Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp.

Panda at the Berlin Zoo

Panda at the Berlin Zoo

On the final day we went to Berlin Zoo to see Knut and the panda, before making our way to Bernauerstra├če and the Olympic Stadium.

Berlin Wall

Berlin Wall


Olympiastadion

Olympiastadion

One of Kayleigh's highlights being the trip to KiK, where they were having a sale, meaning T-shirts were for sale for just 50 cents!

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Europa-Park: Revisited

DACH 2009 - Rust

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Taking the trip from Arosa past Lake Constanz, stopping off the get chocolate, we went back through Triberg, Offenburg to Rust as two years previous.

Europa Park

Europa Park

This meant that we got to visit Europa-Park once again before the third leg of our adventure, where we crossed the border into Switzerland and France before our flight to Berlin.

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