Everything You Never Knew You Wanted to Know About Berlin
Belle-Alliance-Platz (today Mehringplatz) at Hallesches Tor, with Friedrichstraße in the background and no Hochbahn, or today´s U1 viaduct, yet (1885)
It is an interesting point of view. At that time Melbourne profited from the gold rush on the Victorian gold fields and was probably the most advanced city in Australia.
Even today, Melbourne has a European feel to it and I personally like it there.
My son, who lives there, was happy with the public transport there until he saw Berlin this year.
Melbourne and Berlin are always both in a prominent position at any survey about the great cities of the world.
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