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All reviews frankfurter tor communist era interesting street berlin beer festival wide boulevard style architecture stunning architecture self guided tour small museum showcase parade stalinist tanks platz glimpse development fountain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

fantastic old buildings in the style of communist eastern block can be seen along the long wide avenue. not such a great outing in wet weather

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Not really a lot to see other thsn the attractive buildings, built to be a showcase for the GDR. Msny shops, some selling tourist tat, but many selling unusual items. Plenty of restaraunts and bars, with the occassional small supermarket. Well worth walking around. A...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We was there to the 22. Internationales Berliner Bierfestival. 😄🍺 From Strausberger Platz. to Petersburger Strasse. 2.400 Bierspezialitäten aus aller Welt. That is a lot of beer. 🍻 From freday to sunday. Viele virklich fröhliche Menchen. 🤗😎

Thank 1812nielsk
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Karl Marx Allee is a very impressive boulevard that was constructed post war in 1945 to showcase Soviet power ( aggression ). Measuring 90 metres wide and over 2 kilometres long the architecture along here is depending on your viewpoint either grand and magnificent or...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This is where the 2007 film was shot. The bookshop featured at the end of the film, the Karl Marx bookstore, actually exists and can be found at no 78. Walk further down Karl-Marx-Allee (away from Alexanderplatz) and turn off down Marchlewskistrasse on the left...More

Thank lonewolf44
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

❤️ beautiful and impressive, I live in this area and love to walk around wondering what it was like years ago

Thank Nadja K
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Do not confuse this with the vibrant Karl Marx Strasse area in New Koln. Go south and be happy. More happy.

Thank giffenk
Reviewed 20 May 2018

The street was the highlight of the Germany's reconstruction under the former GDR and has been preserved in its original form. So a walk along the street takes you back to Stalinist era city planning. The wide boulevard is beautifully laid out with domed towers...More

Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 19 April 2018

if you are into architecture (especially if like me you love the old soviet 'power' buildings) then you will be in a bit of heaven here - the wide boulevard and super buildings make this a MUST.

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

This alle is a reflection of socialism architecture from the end of 20th century. Berlin is perfect place to compare east European and west European architecture.

Thank Leo P
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When you arrive at Warschauer Strasse in the heart of
the district, you have found one of Berlin’s party
hotspots. At night in Friedrichshain, the energy is
palpable and the streets of this old worker's quarter
are full of street musicians. On one hand, you may
find a bar with international crowds, electronic
music, long lines and panoramic views - on the other,
an outside venue by old train yards featuring decrepit
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