The East Side Gallery is the most famous standing section of the Berlin Wall, there are other, less frequented remains of the structure.
August 13 marks the 53rd anniversary of the building of the Berlin Wall. DW spoke with Paul Scraton, a tour guide in Berlin who is documenting surprising sights along what remains of the Wall: a 160-kilometer trail
Calling himself a "city whore," Berlin author David Wagner is nevertheless faithful to the German capital as it swings on a pendulum of popularity. He tells DW why - and why he's not sad about missing the 80s there.
On October 4, 1990, Helmut Kohl announced that it was in Hungary where "the first stone was knocked out of the wall." The first holes appeared in the Iron Curtain following an August picnic in Sopron.
Track all of the goals and giant-killings from the German Cup this afternoon through our live ticker. VfB Stuttgart crash out, losing 2-0 to Bochum, while all the other favourites progress.
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