Manhole Covers

Manhole cover in Berlin

Manhole cover in Berlin, Germany

This manhole cover displays the main sights of Berlin. The buildings shown starting from the bottom in a clockwise direction: Brandenburg Gate, Television Tower, Reichstag Building, Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, Olympiastadion, Federal Chancellery Building, Victory Column.


Skyline of Berlin

Skyline of Berlin, Germany

Skyline of Berlin as seen from the top of the Victory Column (Siegessäule). On the left side one can see the tall television tower of Berlin. The white cross at the dome which is actually just a sun reflection is called the ‘Pope’s Revenge’. More…


Bellevue Palace in Berlin

Schloss Bellevue in Berlin, Germany

Designed by architect Michael Philipp Boumann, Bellevue Palace (Schloss Bellevue) was erected in 1786 as a summer residence for Prince Augustus Ferdinand of Prussia. It has been the official residence of the President of Germany since 1994. More…