The Berlin Wall was erected in 1961 and boasted a total length of 96 miles. It encapsulated the "free" area of West Berlin, while the remainder of the city was Soviet occupied and known as East Berlin.
|a reference to the Wall|
|this is the outdoor museum|
|doors were added to allow offical personnel to pass through|
|this is the subway station we used! all subway lines were closed down|
|a "pit" used to trap cars|
|the length of the memorial|
|a section of Wall in a local bakery|
|translation...."No Man's Land"|
We are enjoying a cold (53 degrees) rainy day in Tucson. It feels like Fall has arrived! Have a beautiful week, dear friends. Auf Wiedersehen mein Berlin!