The corny post you’ve been waiting for
That time we saw Munich in a day, and it wasn’t long enough
What do Christmas and punishment have in common? Our second day in Rothenburg I find it hard to remember certain mornings of this trip that happened over 5 years ago, but I imagine it started late as usual. Most likely after 9:30 a.m. (or later). That’s one thing about me though, so don’t ever go travelling … More Rothenburg ob der Tauber: Christmas and Beheadings
(Courtesy: Planet Ware) Something happy to follow up the last one Two weeks into our trip and our unlikely clan of 5 headed towards Rothenburg. I had no desire to go to this place ever since I was told it was along the “Romantische Strasse” (Romance Road). Why would I be excited? I was 17, and … More Rothenburg ob der Tauber: First Glance
(Source: Insider Tour ) Not at the top of all of our destinations, but an essential stop to pause and reflect After 3 full days in Berlin, we packed up the van and drove to Sachsenhausen. Peter (our friend and guide), thought it was important for us to see what a concentration camp was like, and … More Sachsenhausen
I felt obligated to do one more post before I pass out. When asked about my time in Berlin, this is the first story I share. I couldn’t sleep the first night in Berlin, partly because I could hear people drinking through the night, but mostly because I was excited for my first full day. … More Day 2 in Berlin: Who Comes from God’s Country?
The story of a teenager who had no idea what to expect Growing up, I had always had a strange obsession with exploring Germany. That obsession began when I realized how many past relatives had ties to the country. That being said, I don’t consider myself to be German. I will always cheer for Germany … More The Emotional Rollercoaster in Berlin