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Travel Blogs from Bremen
... later in the afternoon to Wiebke. Before that, we had a fun train ride to Bremen and a very short drive to the BCD office. That ride was the only chance we had to see Bremen out of the car window apart from the one in the airplane.
We had two meetings today, the first one with Raymond Mermans, part of the strategic sourcing team in EMEA and Michael Kennerth, Training Center Manager in EMEA.
Normally, I ...
... I was really interested to learn more about the challenge program, which is a leadership development program for BCD employees. After our meeting, he gave us a tour of the office and introduced us to some of BCD's employees.
After our meetings, we spent spent our evening flying. We flew to Frankfurt, Germany, then to Milan, Italy. We then took a bus to reach our final destination - Lugano, Switzerland!
... their individual roles in the department. Our final meeting in Bremen was with Michael Kennerth, Training Center Manager in EMEA. Michael has amazing amounts of energy and drew his bio on the board rather than merely saying it. In addition, we were all incredibly impressed that he learned English only two years ago and is already able to communicate at a very high level – ...
... multicultural shops but at least it allowed us to stretch our legs before the next train to Cologne. Cologne station is right by the cathedral and although it was raining we were able to take photos of the front and side within the 20 minute break between trains. Unexpected change of train at Dortmund due to electrical problem but we only have to go across the platform for the waiting train to take us ...
... of miles in Norway at rather slow speeds I found it rather hard to
race along these motorways once again. At first I simply plodded along at 65mph,
that soon increased to 75mph, then 80 and finally I decided to ride along at
90mph and just keep up with the traffic.
Of course going at these speeds her fuel gauge is going down much faster
than it was in Norway but as petrol is much cheaper here it works out just the
And that's about it all for ...