The Family Comes to Deutschland

As is evident by the title, some of my family came to Berlin this past week to visit for Thanksgiving and in doing so – made me late in posting my usual Sunday weekly overview (Apologies!). Crazily, the six of us did more sightseeing in Berlin than I’ve done in the last two months… quite…

Traveling Alone: Day 1

What follows is the first day account of my travels abroad. And yep, you guessed it! It’s also going to be part of a series where I’m splitting up what I actually do on the traveling and the action of traveling. Because really, they are quite different (at least I think…). So without further ado…

Another Country.

In case you missed it, I’m somehow out of America again. In Germany, and happily taking in everything I can from this amazing country and this fantastic culture. It might be the chocolate, and it might be the copious amount of tea and beer I’ve drank. It’s probably both.

Dresden begins…

I told myself I would get a journal for my experiences in Dresden. That I’d write in it every day and notate things so that I’d never forget my amazing time in this country. Well, I may have forgotten to bring one. We arrived yesterday, and after a journey that took so long that I’m…