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"The bridge we are sitting on is the border between Kreuzberg and Schöneberg, both are quaters of Berlin...if you follow the tracks with your view you see the core of Berlin, which has been changing a lot in recent years...I could observe these changes every day since if've been living here for a long time now....


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there is always something special about bridges, also in Prague and Vienna, the Danube bridges, they have these wideness. By the way, historically, this space is of significance as it was supposed to be the place for Hitler's monumental central axis for Berlin, which has never been realised...."


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I have taken you here because this is one of the very few spaces close to my flat from where you have a wide and open view. There are very few places of this kind in Berlin because this is a very flat territory. However, I am not part of the center here but...


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beeing able to observe and at the same time at a distance to the centre, this is what I like about htis place. This is a privilege: a wide view. I observe it everyday while going to the tram, it is may daily walk, I could take a shorter way but I don't do it. This view relaxes me a lot as it shows me the distance...