Berlin is the old as the new capital of Germany. It was split in East-Berlin and West-Berlin between 1949 and 1990 and is now the largest city in Germany . The tallest building of Berlin is the television tower, it is visible from far away... The Museeumsinsel with its various museums invites to linger. Berlin is also good to be admired from a boat on one of the two rivers of the city, the Havel and the Spree, which offers a very nice sight. Popular visitor attractions are the Brandenburg Gate, the Potsdamer Platz, the Alexanderplatz with the World Clock, and the East-Side-Galery with the remains of the Berlin Wall.