A Return to Berlin (Part 2)

cranes over berlin

May 11, 2013

The biggest surprise on arrival is the amount of construction in the heart of East Berlin and the heart of West Berlin.

After German reunification, Berlin was often referred to as a “city of cranes” because of all the construction taking place. Over 20 years later, cranes are still a fixture on the skyline.

by Dr. Steven E. Sokol, President and CEO, World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh