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... 000 pounds in the UK.
The cars are made to order, so every car in the factory is already sold. The car body itself isn't made there, it's brought to the factory as an empty shell and then completely fitted out there. Most parts are put in by hand, with only a few big robot arms being used to install things such as the windscreens and doors. The coolest robot things they had in my opinion were these little automated guided ...
... I went to the Bundestag (German Parliament) and went into the dome. I was surprised, entr was completely free, but you need to make a reservation at least a day ahead. That night I went on a guided tour pub crawl. Met a lot of interesting people and went to some cool bars.
Now for some thoughts.
For the most part, the culture of Germany is very similar to the U.S., but there are a number of small differences.
The beer in Germany is amazing. I ...
... to our phones we set out for the long haul.
As well as the major sights such as the Reichstag (now with dome designed by Norman Foster), the Brandenburg Gate and the Cathedral we also got to see a variety of the experiences Berlin has to offer:
- Checkpoint Charlie - The most famous of the Berlin Wall crossing points, with a great museum detailing the various attempts to escape over/under/through the wall over the years. It also somewhat aptly had an ...
... lovely and has a strong passion for travel, I find when you go on tours that go off the beaten track a little bit, like Russia, the tour brings in serious travellers and its nice to be able to relate in that way. It also helps spur your travel bug on because you hear about others amazing plans and places they have been too that basically plants a seed for another travel bug to form and grow.
We went on a Berlin pub crawl on the second night and that was nice ...
... for lunch and Jasmin&Martin&Julian for an afternoon full of cake and playground fun.
The old Bangkok-crowd was next. Andrea, Sandra+Herbert, Johannes+family and I met for a 3 day weekend in the Frankonian Switzerland peppered with activities such as hiking, obstacles park, summer alpine slides and caving. We had loads to catch up on and it was a fantastic time. Good to see you all.
On the way up to Berlin I had a quick stop over in Leipzig to meet Kathi, ...
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