27 Years after Reunification, a Few Differences Still Exist

The fall of the Wall in November 1989 paved the way for reunification less than a year later. At the time, the differences between both parts of Germany were very obvious and easy to spot. Now, 27 years later, the many ways in which East and West have grown together are equally obvious.

However, in a few respects Germany is still divided by an invisible border. Read on to find out more about the remaining differences.
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Seen from Above

For many of Berlin’s visitors, finding traces of the Berlin Wall is like finding the proverbial needle in a haystack. A bird’s-eye view might make things easier.

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2014: Light installation commemorating the fall of the Wall,
image courtesy of Kulturprojekte Berlin

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