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Janna R.

Berlin, Germany

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Berlin! Since 1994, I show Berlin to visitors, and I'm still passionate about this ever changing town.

To me, Berlin is: modern German politics, city planning, Prussian kings and emperors, avantgarde arts and cultures, multiethnic life, dreamy lakeshores, a great amount of freedom. . . but mostly, of course, it's the 20th century history which counts here!

The two big tales of the 20th century were Berlin-made - one of deepest misery and one of highest joy - Hitler's Third Reich and the Fall of the Berlin Wall. It was the fascination of Berlin soon after the fall of the Wall that made me turn Berlin into my profession.

I offer comprehensive and knowledgeable services, always adopting to my guests's interests and wishes.

All my tours can be taken either with minivan, bus, or walking/taxi/public transport. All tours in English, Spanish or German.

I also work as tour and travel guide in Germany, Czech Republic, and Crakow/Auschwitz.

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Excellent job. She knew pertinent history with a passion and gave us a wonderful view of history and the city
Rashmi Hejeebu

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BVGD member (Federal Association of Guides in Germany)
Berlin Guide e.V. member, training, certification
Licences: Pergamon Museum, Old Museum, Charlottenburg Palace / New Wing, Memorial KZ Sachsenhausen, Otto Weidt's Workshop of the Blind
Also guiding Topography of Terror, Jewish Museum, New Museum, Old National Gallery, Checkpoint Charlie Museum, Allied Museum, Stasi Museum
Dipl.-Psych. in Psychology, Free University Berlin

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