- Munich and suchMunich was full of surprises. The first of which was the fact that Crow and I were going to arrive on separate trains and at different times in Munich. Waking up from a nap on our train after a two Posted by blakeabassett in European Quest | Mar 9, 2015
- Cocktails and BeersGot a little behind in January and February so here are the events from that month.
We had a little going away party for our friend Casey, who is moving to Alaska. Since we were seemingly always going to cocktail bars Posted by trackers in ¡Global Nada! | Feb 24, 2015
- The mysterious missing part of the Ebstorf World MapWelcome to the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebstorf_Map|Ebstorf World Map]]
at the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plassenburg|Plassenburg]] (source: wikipedia)
[img=ht Posted by LuxuryRogue in Gentleman Adventurer | Aug 21, 2014
- The fifth season beginsThe first leg of the journey to Cologne - a train to Hamburg - involves a short sea crossing where the entire train is loaded onto a ferry. The train passengers all have to disembark for the duration of the Posted by mohn in Post-Jabe travel | Feb 15, 2015
- West Europe (Munich)Munich is the capital and largest city of the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps. Munich is the third largest city in Germany, after Berlin and Hamburg, with a population of Posted by minitravel in Global Trekker | Feb 15, 2015
- West Europe (Berlin)Berlin is the capital of Germany, and one of the 16 states of Germany. With a population of 3.5 million people, Berlin is Germany's largest city. It is the second most populous city proper and the seventh most populous urban Posted by minitravel in Global Trekker | Feb 15, 2015
- Oh Germany!Last year I went to Germany on 3 separate occasions. Oh Germany, stop being so cool, you're costing me too much money! I really like Germany; I like the food, I like the people, I like the language Posted by Fi M in For the love of getting lost! | Feb 11, 2015
- Tempelhof!My last five nights in Berlin, I moved out to the East of Mitte, to another really good hostel, East Seven. It was really sociable, and had a happy hour on beer (these two things couldn't possibly be connected), so Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Feb 9, 2015
- Berlin: City of ContrastsSomehow I failed to mention the early start I was forced to have on my first morning in Berlin. I was woken from a sound sleep at about 5:30 by the presence of two policemen in the room. One of Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Feb 5, 2015
- And now its off to Berlin I goGoing by train from Copenhagen to Berlin doesn't look logical, or even possible - the bit of Denmark containing Copenhagen does not connect by land with mainland Europe. There are a couple of long bridges, but the gap between Denmark Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Jan 30, 2015
- The Bags Are PackedThe bags are packed.....and I've left the uk via my favourite airport Luton...aka the airport that had the cheapest fare to my first port of call Berlin!
A quick note on my pre trip preparations - having made a previous extended Posted by stuhutchuk in A One Way Ticket To Bangkok | Jan 30, 2015
- Connecting the armistice train...from Compiègne to Crawinkel
Inside the armistice train on 9.11.1918 (Source: Wikipedia)
Crawinkel, Thuringia: German monument for the ar Posted by LuxuryRogue in Gentleman Adventurer | Jan 10, 2015
- Days 143-148: Munich, GermanyWent on the walking tour. Checked out the huge parks here (bigger than Central or Hyde or Golden Gate). There're lakes with paddle boats and water fowl... And biergartens next to the water! Eating lotsa wurst Posted by ErnieLG in Destination Unknown | Dec 29, 2014
- Day 140: Dresden, GermanyI took a bus here so I could carpool to Czech, but I checked it out for a few hours. It was nice! Lotsa old palaces and churches and stuff. I'll come back sometime.
Zwinger Palace: 9.5 Posted by ErnieLG in Destination Unknown | Dec 29, 2014
- Days 132-139: Berlin, GermanyMan, berlin's pretty fucking sweet. Got here just in time to see Germany destroy Argentina in the Cup finals. They had public screenings of the match on huuge screens throughout the middle of the city with bars, DJs, Posted by ErnieLG in Destination Unknown | Dec 29, 2014
- Days 129-131: Hamburg, GermanyHamburg was pretty cool. I went on some tours, and explored the city a lot. I stayed with a German, and she showed me around, too. We went to the beach, went on some ferries, walked through Posted by ErnieLG in Destination Unknown | Dec 29, 2014
- Days 127-128: Kiel, GermanyWell, my friend Ninette let me stay at her place with her fiancé. It was a nice intro to Germany, but more importantly, I got to get really clean after camping and being so dirty for a week. Posted by ErnieLG in Destination Unknown | Dec 29, 2014
- Unplanned Stay in HamburgWake up Nannie a big day ahead chortles my husband. But I think I need coffee first to understand the instructions and german place names we are to visit.
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- Off to Ocky (short name for Lynn's family)Off to Ockenfels today to link with my family history. My grandfather was an Ockenfels and interestingly he was a shoe maker and there is a Castle of the same name that is today the head office of a shoe Posted by BioC12 in Biocultural 26/7 | Dec 20, 2014
- Check out KolnI had trouble waking up this morning and didn’t feel up to walking the city with John, so he went by train into Koln alone. The MacBook Pro stopped working yesterday so we haven't been able to catch up on Posted by BioC12 in Biocultural 26/7 | Dec 21, 2014
- Hello Koln or CologneFarewell to Hamburg and Hello Koln, but on the way a little stop over at Meren to check out the factory outlets. I couldn’t wait to get into the Nike shop and found a pair of boots plus a Posted by BioC12 in Biocultural 26/7 | Dec 19, 2014
- Last day in DenmarkAnother rainy day met us, so we had breakfast then talked about the day ahead. I've completed the family history activities that had led us to Denmark. Lynn didn’t really like Denmark...although comfortable and cosy in the accommodation...she just Posted by BioC12 in Biocultural 26/7 | Dec 17, 2014
- Our adventure continues...It's the day after Christmas, and this is the first time we are really able to reflect and digest everything that has happened in the past three months. WOW... I mean, where do we even begin?!
We were Posted by NicoleandJens in Eastbound and Onwards | Dec 26, 2014
- Castles, castles, and more castles....And so begins the morning of touring the life of King Ludwig II.
So, I'm not so hot with history... so if you want the whole history of who King Ludwig II was, you're probably better off on Wikipedia or something. Posted by heather.goodin in Goodin Family Adventures | Dec 18, 2014
- The land of my "peeps"!After my first post, I felt all energized to get my hands on our pictures of our recent Europe trip and organize them into some blog entries that we could enjoy later. But let me tell you - after Posted by heather.goodin in Goodin Family Adventures | Dec 18, 2014