Checkpoint Charlie - Berlin. I crossed here from West to East and back to West Berlin June 4, 1988ish

Checkpoint Charlie - Berlin. I crossed here from West to East and back to West Berlin June 4, 1988ish

berlin wall checkpoint charlie | ... sights for the first time visitor in Berlin | Berlin City Tours Blog

berlin wall checkpoint charlie | ... sights for the first time visitor in Berlin | Berlin City Tours Blog

Checkpoint Charlie is the famous border crossing between East and West Berlin, where American and Russian forces stood against each other after the creation of the Berlin wall on August 13, 1961.

Checkpoint Charlie is the famous border crossing between East and West Berlin, where American and Russian forces stood against each other after the creation of the Berlin wall on August 13, 1961.

Mauer Museum and Checkpoint Charlie at Friedrichstraße 43-45 Repinned by www.gorara.com

Mauer Museum and Checkpoint Charlie at Friedrichstraße 43-45 Repinned by www.gorara.com

Checkpoint Charlie ,Een checkpoint voor de Berlijnse muur waar het was 3th controle post  was van west duitse gedeelte  van Frankrijk Amerika en Engeland ook wel Bondsrepubliek

Checkpoint Charlie ,Een checkpoint voor de Berlijnse muur waar het was 3th controle post was van west duitse gedeelte van Frankrijk Amerika en Engeland ook wel Bondsrepubliek

Checkpoint Charlie 1988  Berlin (West), Grenzübergang Checkpoint Charlie. (Bundesarchiv, B 145 Bild-F079005-0022, Fotograf: ohne Angabe) © Bundesarchiv Koblenz

Checkpoint Charlie 1988 Berlin (West), Grenzübergang Checkpoint Charlie. (Bundesarchiv, B 145 Bild-F079005-0022, Fotograf: ohne Angabe) © Bundesarchiv Koblenz

Checkpoint Charlie was on Friedrichstrasse, near Kochstrasse.  It was the only crossing between West Berlin and East Berlin that could be used by Americans and other foreigners, and by members of the Allied Forces.  The other six checkpoints were for residents of West Berlin or West Germany.

Checkpoint Charlie was on Friedrichstrasse, near Kochstrasse. It was the only crossing between West Berlin and East Berlin that could be used by Americans and other foreigners, and by members of the Allied Forces. The other six checkpoints were for residents of West Berlin or West Germany.

The Mandala Suites, Berlin, Germany. It would have been hard to imagine a generation ago, but this stretch of Friedrichstrasse, just a few blocks north of Checkpoint Charlie, is again the commercial and cultural center of the unified Berlin.

The Mandala Suites, Berlin, Germany. It would have been hard to imagine a generation ago, but this stretch of Friedrichstrasse, just a few blocks north of Checkpoint Charlie, is again the commercial and cultural center of the unified Berlin.

#CheckpointCharlie used to be critical edge between west and east #Berlin until 1989 #ModusItinerandi

#CheckpointCharlie used to be critical edge between west and east #Berlin until 1989 #ModusItinerandi

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