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City Discoveries

On this page you will find an overview of all articles about my city trips. You will get a lot of tips and information for exploring the city on your own, recommendations for tours, accommodations, etc. In addition, I have included tips on the most beautiful photo locations in many of my articles. Because with the camera, exploring the city is twice as much fun.

Tschiatura Seilbahnen

Chiatura - Legendary Cable Cars, Lost Places, Soviet Architecture and More

What is left of the cable cars in Chiatura in 2021? Does the Lost Place Pioneer Palace still exist? Including map with photo motifs.
„Ich hatte ein Farm in Afrika…“ Besuch im Karen Blixen Museum, Nairobi

„Ich hatte ein Farm in Afrika…“ Besuch im Karen Blixen Museum,...

The former farmhouse of author Karen Blixen is now a museum in Nairobi. A must for all fans of "Out of Africa".
DDR-Architektur in Berlin: Fototour vom Alexanderplatz zum Frankfurter Tor

GDR Architecture in Berlin: Photo Tour from Alexanderplatz to Frankfurter Tor

Monumental propaganda buildings, boulevards and prefabricated buildings. Photo tour on your own through the GDR architecture in Berlin.

Fototour in “Elektropolis” – Industriearchitektur in Berlin Schöneweide

Tips for the best photo tour in Berlin Schöneweide on your own for lovers of industrial architecture, brick romance and lost places.
Street Art Map – Berlin Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg. Astronaut/Cosmonaut von Victor Ash

Street Art Guide & Map Berlin Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg

You want to know where the best murals are in Berlin, who painted them and what they stand for? Let's start with the Street Art Map for Berlin Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg.
Das RAW-Gelände - Urban Art und Lost Place Romantik

RAW Area - Urban Art and Lost Place Romantics

You want to visit the hotspots for urban art and street art in Berlin? Then you should not miss the RAW area.
Haus Schwarzenberg – Street Art Hotspot in Berlin

House Schwarzenberg - Street Art Highlight in Berlin

Haus Schwarzenberg at Hackescher Markt is the smallest and probably most popular street art highlight in Berlin. What is there to see here?
Toter Hund und Poltergeist – Greyfriars Friedhof in Edinburgh

Dead Dog and Poltergeist - Greyfriars Graveyard in Edinburgh

Greyfriars Kirkyard Cemetery in Edinburgh is famous for its eerily beautiful graves, a dead dog, a poltergeist and mortsafes.
Street Art Spaziergang Bülowstraße - Kunst für alle!

Street Art Walk Bülowstraße - Art for Everyone!

Fancy a street art walk around Bülowstraße? Street Art Hotspot in Berlin - Photo Gallery & Route & Museum
Berliner Mauerweg – 15 Highlights rund um West-Berlin

Berlin Wall Trail - 15 Highlights around West Berlin

Was sind die Highlights am Berliner Mauerweg? Welche Etappen lohnen sich am meisten? Wo gibt es noch Wachtürme und sehenswerte Mauerreste?
Spurensuche – Wachtürme und Reste der Berliner Mauer

Traces - Watchtowers and remains of the Berlin Wall

Where are the former watchtowers of the Berlin Wall still located? And where are there still sections of the former border fortifications worth seeing?
Art Park Tegel - die Graffiti-Hochhäuser von Berlin

Art Park Tegel - the Graffiti Skyscrapers of Berlin

Where are the biggest murals in Berlin? In the "Art Park Tegel". The eight huge works of art are a "must see" for all street art fans.