13 Dec 2013

The Berlin Wall - East side gallery

The Berlin Wall was a barrier constructed by the German Democratic Republic (GDR, East Germany) starting on 13 August 1961, that completely cut off (by land) West Berlin from surrounding East Germany and from East Berlin. Having so many stories related to Berlin Wall in my mind, I needed to see it during my last stay in Berlin. Please find below some photos depicting this incredible monument of european history: