The Berg - a 1km-tall man-made mountain, but is it a hoax or a real opportunity?
The Berg would provide a lot of extra shade on sunny days
The Berg opens up the prospect of extra jobs for mountain goat herders
The Berg would definitely dominate the city
Hoax or hopeful? Sky high or pie-in-the-sky? German architect Jakob Tigges has unleashed a daring plan to create a man-made mountain in Berlin – not exactly a feature you instantly associate with the German city, but if this “project” gets approval that could change. According to The Berg website, Berliners are getting behind the project as another tourist-attracting (money-making) option for their fair city.
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