I don't have too much time to write. We had a long coach ride, but then Tom and I ran all over the downtown of Berlin, seeing several churches and strolling down Unter den Linden (under the linden trees street).
We visited the Catholic cathedral St. Hedwig. It was a beautiful dome with two altars, one downstairs and one up with open space to see both; however, it didn't hold a candle to the Protestant Berlin cathedral. Read more. This church is quite fabulous, with king's and queens and kaisers' tombs in the basement (even infant graves) and a walkway inside and outside the dome. And yes, we climbed the stairway to check it out. Fabulous 360• views! We had a yummy Turkish dinner eaten al fresco, visited by sparrows waiting for our leftovers, and we are tired.
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