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David Bowie's Berlin - a tour of Bowie's Berlin years with Fotostrasse

David Bowie's Berlin - a tour of Bowie's Berlin years

I’ll be presenting you David Bowie’s Berlin. His house, his studio, his favorite bars and some super useful information you’ll find in this guide. All with addresses, maps, and photos. In the 3 years David Bowie lived in Berlin in the 70s recording the “Berlin Trilogy”, he left his mark on the city. When I say “Berlin Trilogy” I’m referring to Low (1977), Heroes (1977), and Lodger (1979).

My first time visiting a three country border was when I visited Aachen, the westernmost city in Germany. It took me a few hours on a train to get there but I didn’t care, I wanted to go there to see the city and to see where Germany, Netherlands and Belgium meet, just to be able to run from one country to the other.

Where Germany, Netherlands and Belgium meet close to Aachen

My first time visiting a three country border was when I visited Aachen, the westernmost city in Germany. It took me a few hours on a train to get there but I didn’t care, I wanted to go there to see the city and to see where Germany, Netherlands, and Belgium meet, just to be able to run from one country to the other.

With tellers (or in English: main dish) starting of just 4,50€, this Arabic place in Sonneallee is a must. Falafel, Makali, Kibbeh, hummus and more are waiting for you with free wifi and great staff.

Eat Berlin: Our Favorite Food Spots in Berlin

Berlin is filled with great options to drink and eat, but the trick is to avoid the tourist traps that comes along when you choose to go to one of the most visited capitals in Europe. This post will give you a list of places you must go when you want to eat and drink in Berlin in style without ruining your budget.

What to do in Cebu, Oslob and Mactan Island in the Phillipines with Fotostrasse

What to do in Cebu, Oslob and Mactan Island in the Phillipines

After Manila, my second destination in the Philippines was the island of Cebu. To me more specific: Cebu City, Mactan Island and the amazing Oslob, home of the whale sharks.

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5 Perfect Places for Brunch in Naples, Florida

As a beach resort town, Naples, Florida, is not wanting for breakfast options. Local restaurateurs know that vacationers want hearty, delicious breakfasts before they laze all day on the beach. For that reason, it might be hard to decide just where you’ll go on your...

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What to do in Berlin with Tulio – Going Local in Berlin

I am Tulio and I'm here to give you tips on what to do in Berlin. I am originally from the middle of nowhere in the heart of Brazil. A place I call the “Texas of Brazil” given its backward mentality. I have lived all over, but Nothern California and São Paulo were the...

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Urban Exploration In Berlin with Fotostrasse

A Visit to an Abandoned Boat in the Spree River

You’ve probably seen an abandoned boat in the Spree river. It lays quiet between the Molecule Man sculpture and Badeschiff and it has been there since 1996, when German bureaucracy showed Franz Günther Van de Lücht, the owner of the boat, that his dreams of cruising...

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Berlin Ghost Stations: Potsdamer Platz 1989

When you watch the movie below about one of Berlin ghost stations, it’s hard to imagine that this place is Potsdamer Platz. Today, it’s one of the most visited subway stations in the german capital but, if you go back in time just a little bit, things were a little...

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The Abandoned Freibad Lichtenberg Pool

No swimming is allowed at the Freibad Lichtenberg since it was closed down in the late 1980’s. Some say it was the end of the Berlin Wall but who knows for sure? Today you can visit it and think about better times for this abandoned pool in the middle of Lichtenberg....

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