Everything You Never Knew You Wanted to Know About Berlin
Because outside Kreuzberg the world can be beautiful, too – as Under The Grey Sky blog proved again. Off to Grünau we go!
We took the S-Bahn south to the edge of the city, not far from Schönefeld and the mythological new airport that we hope our grandchildren will have the pleasure to use. We did not really know what to expect… the last time any of us had been to Grünau, this green and leafy corner of what was once East Berlin was almost twenty years ago and it was hard to imagine the changes that must have taken place since then. From the station we followed a path through the trees in the direction of the water, until we reached a small park with a jetty, and some friendly chaps enjoying the sunshine with a scowl as their fishing rods rested on the rusty railings.
At the end of the crumbling pier it felt as if we were on top of the water, and could see down the Langer See to…
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