• Germany
  • Hamburg: Town of a thousand homeless people

    Picture the moment. You leave Berlin after enjoying some fantastic moments. You are glad to be leaving behind the dirty mistress and moving on to something more high-class. Hamburg seems like a beautiful architectural dream somewhere in the distance. Then…you arrive in Hamburg train station. Almost instantly, the homeless descend. One is waving a photo […]

  • Germany
  • Horror in the suburbs

    Sachsenhausen concentration camp An eerie sort of cold feeling passed through me as I passed through the remnants of a wall that used to hold captive the prisoners of sachsenhausen concentration camp. The Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp was built in the summer of 1936 by concentration camp prisoners from the Emsland camps. Just north of Berlin, […]