Nov 16, 2007

Berlin Festival Of Lights.

Its during the month of October for almost two weeks night time Berlin is illuminated by the "Festival of Lights" & during the evenings, thousands of visitors turn out to see this amazing site where the city sparkles with illuminations.

Berlin Festival Of Lights 1 The bright blue TV Tower & Bode Museum is seen reflected in the River Spree.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 2 A multi-colored Brandenburg Gate.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 3The Alte Museum on Berlin's Museum Island.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 4 At Alexanderplatz, Berliners enjoy the huge light display. Berlin Festival Of Lights 5The Victory Column in Berlin's Tiergarten.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 6 Berlin turns into a kaleidoscope.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 7Berlin's Brandenburg Gate.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 8The sky is lighted up around the "Alex," the 368-meter-high television tower in Alexanderplatz, center of the former East Berlin.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 9Here is the top part of the TV tower.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 10 The central pathway on Unter den Linden.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 11Here is a fuzzy photo of the Konzerthaus (Concert Hall) in Berlin's neoclassical Gendarmenmarkt square.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 12Here is the Funkturm, or TV tower, of the large convention center in the western part of the city.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 13Here is an illuminated tour boat on the Spree, the river running east to west through Berlin. Other ships and a number of bicycle taxis in Berlin will also be colorfully lit.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 14 The Konzerthaus in Gerdarmenmarkt.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 15A young man performs a pyrotechnic firedance below the TV tower in Berlin's Alexanderplatz.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 16Oberbaumbrücke.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 17Palais am Festungsgraben.
Berlin Festival Of Lights 18
Berlin Festival Of Lights 19
Berlin Festival Of Lights 20 Next to her illuminated installation 'Vanished Berlin Wall in front of Brandenburg Gate Korean Artist Eun Sook Lee performs.

The FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS™ included more than 40 sights, squares and buildings spreading a magic light all over the city from East to West, among others Brandenburg Gate, Victory Column, German, French and Berlin, etc..
Beside Unter den Linden, the TV-Tower and the Brandenburg Gate, modern building complexes such as Neues Kranzler Eck and the DomAquarée were illuminated as well. Every night a magic light spread from east to west through the city.
Source: 1, 2, 3 & 4.

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