A few photos from around Berlin

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Known as Berliners to the rest of Germany, the folks from Berlin call these jam-filled donuts pfannkuchen.
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The pedestrian crossing symbols known as Ampelmann in German are one of the only features of Communist East Germany to have survived the closing of the Iron Curtain.

 

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In the 25 years since the Berlin Wall fell, most of the apartment buildings constructed during the communist regime have been renovated.  Dull-colored, look alike exteriors have been replaced with updated facades and vibrant colors.  This is one of the buildings not yet updated.

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