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In the interest of science and procrastination, I've been prodding around Berlin's more obscure corners and, with this site, I hope to slowly peel back the layers of the city's history, as well as bringing a flavour of modern life in Germany's capital. You'll find a fair bit about the more well known landmarks here, but you can also count on me to serve up a good helping of reports from where the guidebooks are afraid to tread...

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  • Children overheard on the tram: "Isst du Schmetterlinge?" "Ja...aber nur zu Weihnachten." I guess new traditions ha… https://t.co/YvKyOu0SlP 4 weeks 18 hours ago
  • After an impressive aerobatics display in the skies over Mitte, this crow stopped by to say Frohe Weihnachten to ev… https://t.co/S6xOPyDTd7 4 weeks 1 day ago
  • Yes! The Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtniskirche has a double wall for soundproofing, the two layers of stained glass are l… https://t.co/1bEO2oUGl3 1 month 5 days ago
  • Who can guess where I am right now? 🙂 https://t.co/0Z5hFhN0he 1 month 5 days ago
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  • Taking of gliders, Otto Lilienthal's Fliegerberg is an interesting piece of Berlin aviation history that you can st… https://t.co/MXMjfXsK5l 1 month 1 week ago
  • Should I take advantage of being unburdened and take all the copies of the hate rags that give out… https://t.co/WTatPnWwsC 1 month 1 week ago
  • RT : What's the matter with . 3rd from bottom in polls. Not surprising when you pay for checked in bagga… https://t.co/kT791EVRgP 1 month 1 week ago
  • I think making last-minute changes to baggage allowance and texting them through just as someone's getting ready to… https://t.co/S5lL3kr6r7 1 month 1 week ago
  • Hi , does your text and email 'inviting' me to check in my hand luggage mean I don't get the hand b… https://t.co/jRSPaO0RAy 1 month 1 week ago