Aside from the iconic Ampelmann pedestrian crossing lights here is another iconic Berlin image: huge brightly colored pipes that crisscross the city. Most commonly in pink. I've always wanted to know . . .
After the activity packed LEGO DISCOVERY CENTRE, it was time for a little snack to bump up our lowered blood sugar levels while waiting for our friend Alex to pick us up to try & catch the boat . . .
The day before we already attempted to go to Lego Discovery Centre which was previously known as Legoland. We arrived past 3pm so they were no longer letting people in, which is fair because it closes . . .
When we just moved to Berlin, walking around we would notice these Brass Plaques in between the cobblestones on the sidewalks. They are called STOLPERSTEINES or "stumbling stones" in English. . . .
When we were meeting up with our friends from the Embassy, we wanted somewhere near their place that checked off our wishlist of places to dine in. Manzini was the perfect location for our . . .
After shopping around East Side Mall, we were definitely hungry for dinner. Our friends & hosts Alex & Tess invited us to their favorite ribs place Tony Roma's, that is very nicely located in . . .
When going to East Berlin, the Berliner Fernsehturm is always a nice site to see & they also have really gorgeous street art or graffiti! MERCEDES PLATZ Mercedes Platz has a convenient . . .
Though Potsdamer Platz is very touristy, we really do love Lindenbräu brewery & restaurant because for us they have the best crispy Schweinshaxe or the German version of Crispy Pata. So it's a . . .
One of my TO-DOs in our Berlin trip was to visit IC! Berlin to have my aviator's lenses changed so that a grade can be added. So we were so lucky that our friend Alex drove us because it's quite . . .
Our friends Alex & Tess wanted to introduce us to their favorite steak house called Asado Reinickendorf Argentinian Steakhouse. In fact Alex has been going to this steakhouse with his family since . . .