sights

Berlin Fernsehturm

Berlin TV Tower

The city's towering icon Most major metropolises have a certain building that, as soon as it appears, can make it clear that we are now in that city. For Berlin, it has to be the Fernsehturm, the 368 meter high TV tower that points like an arrow towards the sky. The location in the middle of Alexanderplatz has also given it the nickname…

Pergamon museet – antikken, islamisk kunst

Pergamon Museum - Ancient, Islamic Art

The Pergamon Museum's archaeological collections – one of many museums on Museums Insel – contain ancient Egyptian, Hellenistic and Byzantine cultures in the Middle East. Among other things, the beautiful Pergamon Altar, and from Babylon comes the Isthar Gate. Pergamon was an ancient city in northwestern Anatolia, the ruins of which are found near the modern Turkish city of Bergama. The museum was built in the period 1910-30, but suffered a…

Berlin Zoo

Berlin Zoo

If you come to Berlin in the warmer half of the year, you must not deceive yourself for a trip to the Zoo. In Berlin Zoo you will find lots of exciting animals, but set aside a good day for the trip, because it is a very large garden.

Naturhistorisk Museum – Museum für Naturkunde

Natural History Museum - Museum of Natural History

Germany's largest natural history museum "Museum für Naturkunde" is probably best known for the huge dinosaur that stands in the middle of the museum's main hall (actually it is the largest total dinosaur skeleton in the whole world), but contains an unimaginable number of other animals, plants and minerals . If you are even remotely interested in science, this place is for sure…

Rigsdagen – Reichstag er et besøg værd

The Reichstag - Reichstag is worth a visit

The Reichstag – Reichsdagen in Danish – is the meeting place for the German government, the Bundestag/Federal Parliament. The building dates from 1894, but suffered a lot of damage during a major fire in 1933. The restoration started after the association in 1990 and was completed in 1999. In the summer period, it might be worth getting there in good time, because there can be a REALLY long queue. Is…