This week saw the city of Berlin celebrate its 8th annual Festival of Lights. The event runs for nearly two weeks from 12-23 October and some of Berlin’s top visitor attractions and buildings get a unique ‘make-over’. Check out the amazing images below and see the German capital city lit up like never before.

Berlin's Flashy Festival of Lights

Berlin Cathedral is illuminated as part of the Festival of Lights celebrations.

Berlin's Flashy Festival of Lights

Monumental fun: Colourful lights-shows beam on all many of the city’s top attractions.

Berlin's Flashy Festival of Lights

A ‘light-hearted’ reveller enjoys Berlin Festival of Lights 2011.

Berlin's Flashy Festival of Lights

Light sculptures exhibit across Berlin.

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