Arcotel John F
Travel Blogs from Berlin
Status report: It is 0612hrs CET. The train is whizzing through rural Germany en route to Berlin. I am sitting on the top bunk in a small but well appointed cabin.. The night was spent dozing amid the sounds of a high speed loco doing it's stuff!! What more can I say. Slightly dazed but ready for a strong "uber coffee" Next task: Arrive Berlin Hbf …
This was another brass band and in the big tent but they had none of the verve of the blokes from yesterday.
They look pretty dynamic but, well, it's Sunday.
Back to this stall for my mug.
This bloke was pretty good. He had a plastic doll strapped to his back.
He were actually Scottish, along with all his ...
... on. Keeping a watchful eye at the taxi ranks, we begin to wonder whether Gayle and Jenny are waiting at another location at the station. Sure enough, each party argues that their respective taxis have delivered them to the 'main front entrance'. With only minutes to spare, we all meet at the correct platform. With tears of sadness that our joint travel has come to an end, yet also excited ...
... this kind of move will nod at this stage.
It's all a matter of perspective. Arne kept saying we are doing something
wonderful and exiting and taking the trip of our lives. My mother
understands the need for change for us but feels sad,
understandibly, that I am moving even further away from her. Kristin
feels exited for us but endlessly sad to have her best friend move so
far away, particularly after/during the really hard time she ...
... as far as the eye could see, it was awesome. Everyone was so well behaved considering how much alcohol was being consumed, the only down side was the music/entertainment could have been a little better. Most of the music was either old timer stuff such as Pet Shop boys and Bonnie Tyler or euro pop! It was pretty fun though, the crowd even got into Gangnam style, 4times!
The countdown was on time and followed by an awesome display of fireworks. Then the ...