Berlin May 4th 2010 Arriving on the West side of Berlin, we decided to walk through the city to our hostel. Our path led us through a lakeside, a university campus, and a very large park. At the end of the park was a World War II memorial and a building we would soon learn was the Reichstag. The Brandenburg Gate stood between the park and the east side of the city. During the ear of the Berlin Wall, the Brandenbu ... read more
Europe » Germany » Berlin » Berlin As Europe's largest economy and most populous nation, Germany remains a key member of the continent's economic, political, and defense organizations. European power struggles immersed Germany in two devastating World Wars in the first half of the 20t... ... read more
I am backpacking through Europe with my friend. We start in Amsterdam, but who knows where we'll end up. We'll be staying in hostels, eating sandwiches, and taking public transit. Hopefully, we'll have enough last 6 months. You can see our progress in this blog. How far will we make it? How long will we last?
- Update - The Europe trip has come and gone. We made it 2 months together, then I continued another month and a half on my own. Now the blog continues with my next travels abroad.... full info