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Topography of Terror Museum in Berlin

A place where terror is tangible, a place of remembrance and a warning from history, the “Topography of Terror” exhibition is located on the site where between 1933 and 1945 the principal instruments of Nazi persecution and terror were located: the headquarters of the Gestapo, the high command and security service of the SS, and from 1939 the Reich...

The windmills of Kinderdijk in Holland

In the beautiful wetlands around Dordrecht, you will find the windmills of Kinderdijk. Nineteen beautiful windmills, built around 1740, stand here as part of a larger water management system to prevent floods. Today, they symbolise Dutch water management, and in 1997 they were declared to be UNESCO World Heritage. The windmills of Kinderdijk were built to keep the low-lying lands...

The Stasi Museum in Berlin

The Stasi museum, formerly home of the Ministry of State Security. In this building you can discover how the Stasi operates and take a look at their original technology such as bugs, hidden cameras and weapons. The main attraction is the office of Erich Mielke, Minister of State Security and head of the Stasi from 1957 to the fall of...

The permanent exhibition Srebrenica

The permanent exhibition Srebrenica is an artistic documentary view of the suffering and life of the Srebrenica survivors after 11 July 1995. Gallery is the first memorial gallery in Bosnia and Herzegovina – an exhibition space aiming to preserve the memory of the Srebrenica tragedy and the 8372 persons who perished in the massacres. The permanent exhibition provides documentary scenes of...

The Lavrio Technological and Cultural Park in Greece

Lavrio is the one of the two towns of Lavreotiki, a municipality on the southeastern side of the Attika prefecture. Lavrio, in spite of its small scale (about 10.000 habitants) has been one of the most important industrial centers in Greece during 19th century. The ancient Greeks started mining in the area before 3000 BC. The systematic and intensive exploitation...

Sarajevo’s historical bazaar Bashcharshiya

Baščaršija (Bashcharshiya) is the heart of old Sarajevo. The word Baščaršija derives from Turkish language. The word “baš” which is “baş” in Turkish means “primary”, “main”, “capital” and “čaršija” which is “çarşı” in Turkish means “bazaar” or “market”. Baščaršija was built in 16th century. Before the arrival of the Ottomans in the largest settlement on Sarajevo field was the village...

Images of Galaxidi in Greece

Galaxidi has a small harbor on the north coast of the Gulf of Corinth in Greece. Galaxidi is a 2.5h to 3h drive from the capital Athens and a relatively popular weekend retreat. The territory of the municipal unit hosts the site of the ancient town of Chalaeum. Modern Galaxidi is built on the site of ancient Haleion, a city...

Franz Kafka Museum in Prague

The long-term exhibition The City of K. Franz Kafka and Prague was opened in Prague in during the summer of 2005. Franz Kafka was born in Prague on 3 July 1883, died in a sanatorium at Kierling on 3 June 1924, and was buried in the New Jewish Cemetery in Prague - Strašnice on 11 June. The exhibition opened in...

Easter markets in Prague

The largest and most famous Easter markets in Prague. The market usually features wooden stalls decorated with the bright colors of spring, flowers and ribbons. They are stocked with handicraft products such as embroidered lace, wooden toys, ceramics, scented candles, puppets, and Easter eggs. The accompanying programm traditionally focuses on old Czech customs and traditions, including concerts of children’s choirs...

DDR museum in Berlin

The permanent exhibition of the DDR Museum introduces its visitors to the history of everyday life in the DDR and the realities of life under Socialism. Visitors are invited to extend their knowledge of a wide range of topics through engaging directly with historical sources. "We do not hide all of our exhibits behind glass, but encourage our visitors to...

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