Tag Archives: Berlin

Diary of a Slow Traveller – Street Art

It seems that if you give someone a blank space some one will fill it. Perhaps since our trip to Berlin and a stroll down the Eastside Gallery I have come to appreciate  a city’s street art. With Slow Travel … Continue reading

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Reflections of My Life

I was listening to the 1969 Marmalades’ hit Reflections of my Life on Spotify. It’s a forgotten classic by a band from Glasgow, however as I listened to it this time around, it was with quite different ears to those … Continue reading

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More Berlin

Having covered so many sights on our first day we decided on a leisurely next couple of days. This was certainly helped by morning visits to the gym and watching the previous days highlights of the Tour de France as … Continue reading

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Berlin – Second World War and The Wall

After a long train trip we arrived in Berlin. Berlin feels much more normal than the tourist filled Prague. A short taxi ride for a sensible fare and we are at our hotel, which overlooks the Berlin Zoo and is … Continue reading

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Planning our trip to Europe

I love planning holidays as it adds to the excitement and anticipation. Sorting out the airfares, planning the places to visit, reading hotel reviews, buying travel books, finding places where we might eat, sights to see, buying new luggage and … Continue reading

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