Landmarks in the city of Berlin
Painted bears like this one, which commemorates Checkpoint Charlie, could be seen all over the city in 2002; this one is in front of the Hotel Adlon. The bears were removed in Nov. 2002.
Side view of Brandenburg gate on Ebertstrasse; Reichstag building on the left. The Berlin Wall ran along this street and the Brandenburg gate was on the East side of divided Berlin.