BERLIN OBSERVER NEWS: Shoppers to swamp East Berlin (11/20/1987)

Shoppers to swamp East Berlin Thousands to shop over Thanksgiving holiday break American holiday shoppers heading to East Berlin are expected to top 2,000 on Nov. 27, according to a PMO spokesman. “We expect extremely heavy traffic the weekend of Thanksgiving,” said Berlin Access NCOIC, SSgt. Michael Yount. Checkpoint Charlie, the only authorized access point Read more about BERLIN OBSERVER NEWS: Shoppers to swamp East Berlin (11/20/1987)[…]

It’s 2017 & How Are You?

Greetings all, It has been a while since I last posted on this blog page. A lot has happened and I do hope you had a WONDERFUL CHRISTMAS and continue having a HAPPY NEW YEAR! (Yep, it has been that long) I have talked about the December 19th terror attack in Berlin on the other Read more about It’s 2017 & How Are You?[…]

Remembering Christmastime in Berlin

I hope you are having a wonderful Holiday Season. Have you seen the latest images from Berlin? For as much as the times have changed, one thing that has not changed is Christmastime in Berlin. The Christmas Markets all over Berlin are open for business. Traditional Gingerbread Hearts, Gluhwein, Bratwurst, and all the other great Read more about Remembering Christmastime in Berlin[…]

Happy Boxing Day & Feast of St. Stephen

Greetings Everyone, I hope you had a wonderful Christmas day. Today is BOXING DAY and Feast of St. Stephen. We don’t celebrate, Boxing Day, much here in the United States but this day is thoroughly celebrated by our good friends across the pond.  It was in Berlin that I first heard about the holiday that Read more about Happy Boxing Day & Feast of St. Stephen[…]