Yearly Archives: 2023

Eberswalder Strasse by Dusk

Eberswalder Strasse Berlin Prenzlauer Berg

View down Eberswalder Strasse towards the Schönhauser Allee crossing on a rather warm-ish December evening. A tram of the metro line M10 is heading west, the tail lights of the evening traffic glow in the semi-darkness. One of the floodlight-towers of the stadium in Friedrich-Ludwig-Jahn-Sportpark can be seen in the background.

Ecke Schönhauser by Night

Berlin Ecke Schönhauser by Night

The intersection of Schönhauser Allee – Pappelallee, Kastanienallee, Danziger Straße, Eberswalder Straße at night. Everything is slightly moistened by the autumnal drizzle – the intersection shines in the autumnal evening light. A subway train of the line U2 line passes by, a car is out of focus in the evening light – a cyclist in […]

Berlin by numbers: Current use of land in Berlin

Berlin Lietzensee: Water. Builings, Green – Photo: T.Bortels/

Berlin Lietzensee: Water. Builings, Green – Photo: T.Bortels/

Berlin is a green city. At least that is the widespread opinion. And Berlin also has some lakes, the river Spree, the Havel and the canals. And Berlin also has a lot of streets, of course – and a lot of buildings. But how is the city really divided among these four areas? What proportion […]

Golden October: Rosenthaler Strasse, TV-Tower

Berlin Rosenthaler Strasse TV-Tower

View from Rosenthaler Strasse near Rosenthaler Platz in the direction of the TV tower on a rather sunny and quite warm day. The silhuette of the TV tower appears slightly pale in the autumn haze, shortly before 12 o’clock the street is still empty. At lunchtime, it will look quite different here, when crowds of […]

S-Bahn Ring

S-Bahn Ring Berlin Prenzlauer Berg

View of the S-Bahn ring from Schönfließer Brücke in the direction of Schönhauser Allee or Schönhauser Allee Arkaden on a Sunday evening at sunset.