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For the past 10 years, I've been prodding around some of Berlin's more obscure corners. 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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Here's a nicely made film focusing on children and young people in Marzahn, Der Himmel Über Marzahn: http://t.co/bEc7UokCrm
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RT @underagreysky: The balloons have sailed... the week is done... talks, tours, interviews, book launches... an incredible few days #mauer…
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I can't help wondering what they're going to do with them...not exactly the most compact of souvenirs.
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The rush to dismantle the balloon-light bases to take home has amusing echoes of the 'Mauerspechte' chiselling at the wall after it fell!
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RT @bratwurstdiary: Post war Berlin development now fully understood after tour of W Berlin architecture with @journeytoberlin on behalf of…
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