The Berlin Wall trail is around 160 kilometers long. It marks the site of the wall that once enclosed West Berlin and passes by memorials, museums - as well as remnants of the wall. Writer Axel von Blomberg gives us a guided tour.
Rotting food, cigarette butts, old furniture: these items litter the streets of Berlin — and reflect the mentality of the inhabitants of the German capital, thinks Gero Schliess. City cleaning efforts are laughable.
Berlin abounds with notes, requests and demands stuck on doors and walls. Angry or hilarious, they allow a glimpse deep into the soul of the true Berliner, says DW's Gero Schliess.
It wasn't until director Dieter Wedel was accused of sexual assault in the 1990s, that Germany got loud on #MeToo. But does the country's limping response imply inaction? Tamsin Walker went in search of some clarity.
When a hobby historian revealed he discovered an overlooked section of the Berlin Wall last month, it stirred international interest and local confusion. Tamsin Walker retraced the path of the old divide to take a look.
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