The SS used to tie victims up with their arms behind their backs which dislocated their shoulders. The only thing holding their arms on was muscle and sinew. After leaving them there for a while, they would come and rock them back and forth or beat them. This was usually strong punishment for trying to escape.
Ich liebe Berlin August 30th 2006 I knew exactly when we crossed the border into Germany as it was a smooth ride on nice wide lanes, a far cry from the Polish infastructure. The 10 hour bus trip from Kraków to Berlin was a hellish one but we got there. I had met a girl from Melbourne and the endless talking made the trip seem to go a bit quicker.
I arrived late to my pre booked hostel in Berlin and so the plan was to get settled ... 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
After spending two years in Europe, I've shifted my attention to South America.
I'm currently living in Rio de Janeiro and will be here indefinitely teaching English.
Hopefully I'll be able to get around to see some of the continent.... full info