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|Situated in the Middle of Parkers Peice in Cambridge this is known as reality checkpoint to the locals||01/21/2006||296|
|Former Wall checkpoint between separated West and East Berlin||07/22/2005||2,405|
|This construction is an exact copy of the German tank wall as it stood on the Atlantikwall. It was used in 1943 for the purpose of training prior to D-day.||09/04/2009||322|
|SecondWorldWar batterie and museum in Hoek van Holland|
|The Berlin Hi-Flyer in the BallonGarden at Checkpoint Charlie is one of the largest helium balloons in the world. You ascend without a sound in a gondola into the sky above Berlin. You feel as though you are floating freely, and yet, you are connected to the ground with a steel rope. An electric motor gently brings you back to the ground.
While you are ascending, the pilot will provide y...
|The Border checkpoint Helmstedt–Marienborn (German: Grenzübergang Helmstedt-Marienborn), called Grenzübergangsstelle Marienborn (GÜSt) (border crossing Marienborn) by the German Democratic Republic (GDR), was the largest and most important border crossing on the Inner German border during the division of Germany. Due to its geographical location, allowing for the shortest land route between Wes...||11/01/2009||918|
|Second World War baterie in IJmuiden(holland)|
|Second World War baterie in Den Helder(holland)|
|SecondWorldWar batterie in Hoek van Holland|
|SecondWorldWar batterie in Scheveningen, Den Haag(holland)|
|Stp.Gr. Petten XVIb HL, Bpt 55a L 'Elektra-Sonne 5'|
'Elektra-Sonne 5' has been used by the German navy and air force for navigation over long distances. The system contained several big antennas, approximately 100m high, which were used to send and receive signals. The Germans had build several of these stations along the entire European coast line (Atlantikwall).
|This site was an airforce-base for fighters and had also function as a leading centre for nightfighters. This proves the presence of a bunker, type L 479, who served as a checkpoint for nightfighters. The pilots stayed at the castle of the landlord. They behaved very correctly according to the marchioness. Only somethimes they used the clock on the tip of the facade as target. |