Exploring the GDR’s Ruins

While Strausberger Platz is an excellent example of perfectly preserved GDR history and architecture, Berlin also has plenty of buildings from the same period that haven’t been this lucky. They are forgotten and awaiting a slow but inevitable decay or demolition. Sad, isn’t it? As a big fan of GDR history/architecture AND abandoned buildings, these places are small pieces of paradise to me. I’ve visited quite a lot of them and I’d like to share my favourites with you.

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