ring train direction sign

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One tiny little thing that Berlin trains have and Moscow’s don’t which will make life a lot easier: Photo by s-bahn-berlin.de Photo by rbb-online.de A pictogram that shows in which direction on the ring the train goes. Super easy. You need one brief sight to grasp it, while you need a couple of awkward moments in the middle of…

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Brandenburger Tor as they see it

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In Berlin, as in many other German cities, there are two railway systems, the S-Bahn and U-Bahn which run over- and underground respectively. The U-Bahn is especially recognizable with its bright yellow trains. Since 2006 the windows in these trains were being covered with a transparent sticker in order to protect them from scratches. Photo…

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