the Brandenburg Gate
By: Emily Fricke
Welcome to the Gate!
"To travel hopefully is better than to arrive."
-R. L. Stephenson
In Berlin, Germany standing at sixty-six feet tall, and two hundred-thirteen feet wide stands a sandstone structure. It is located in West Berlin and is the only gate left. It has survived against countless battles and attacks. Standing tall through the times of peace, war, and all in between.
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"Unter Den Linden." Monuments in Berlin / Senate Department for Urban Development and the Environment. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Dec. 2015.