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  1. L-Izzle

    I love these photos. Looove. I also love giant chocolate sculptures. And man oh man, I want some currywurst.

  2. Conor @ HoldtheBeef

    Hehe, I’m admiring all your art photos, getting into an arty headspace… scroll, scroll…. packet curry worst!

    Chocolate Brandenburg?? Mmmmmmmmmmmmm…history.

  3. Vaala

    That wish tree is beautiful.

  4. Amber Shea (Almost Vegan)

    Haha! I agree on that “I want to love her” note!

  5. theresa

    Peanut butter love. That wish tree idea is a lovely thought. Any reason for pomegranates, in particular?

    1. whisperinggums

      Yes, I wondered about that too. Are they particularly symbolic of something? They do feature in middle-eastern food – is that simply the connection?

  6. Lorraine @ Not Quite Nigella

    hehe I love reading those trees where you can add messages. In Japan we found the oddest ones! Oh and I have found the best solution to the PB energy lethargy dilemma is to have more PB 😉

  7. S.FondueLawyer

    Oh I do love Berlin. I still want to live there one day!

  8. Hannah

    L-Izzle: I’ll put up photos of the other chocolate sculptures on facebook then, just for you 🙂

    Conor: The best kind of history is the kind you can eat, I always say.

    Vaala: I wish I’d got a better photo, but I didn’t want to use flash in the museum. Such a beautiful concept, as well.

    Amber: I’m so glad someone agrees! It still makes me feel emotionally conflicted 😛

    Theresa and Whisperinggums: Oh golly, I remember reading why. Don’t quote me, but I think within Judaism, pomegranates symbolise sanctity, abundance, and fertility, and can therefore be a symbol of hope. (SOmething to do with having 613 seeds.) The museum did mention the theories that the apple in the Garden of Eden was a pomegranate… but I don’t know what that means for “loving her forever”!

    Lorraine: I have photos of some funny handwritten wishes at temples in Japan… one said “May Boo Boo Have Happy Ice Cream You Betcha!”. I also like your solution to my PB issue 😀

    S.FondueLawyer: But then I’d have to call you S.BratwurstLawyer!

  9. croquecamille

    Berlin’s been on my to-visit list for quite a while now. Love the wall paintings!

  10. Hannah

    Camille: I hope you get there soon! And that you can experience German food a bit more than I did!

  11. tasteofbeirut

    Thanks for the awesome Berlin pics; I had a really good friend from Berlin and judging by her and her stories I felt like Berlin was a very interesting and creative city filled with artists!

  12. Hannah

    Taste of Beirut: You’re welcome! It’s so lovely to think other people enjoy these photos too 🙂 Berlin did seem to be a really lively, creative city!

  13. usa reisen

    The Brandenburger gate is really great in the evening with all the lights. If you are in Berlin you really have to take a picture, I was there about a year ago and still love the picture.

  14. Hannah

    Sadly I’m not still in Berlin, but I’m sure it would look lovely at night! Next time, maybe 🙂

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