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J.R.R. Tolkein once wrote "not all who wander are lost". Most of the time I agree with this statement, but two days ago I did not. You see, I wandered away from my assigned seat on the train that night in order to find a more comfortable chair, fell asleep, and woke up in the wrong country.
Let me start from the beginning. Matt, Emma, and I booked an overnight train from Amsterdam to Prague, meaning that we would be on the train for 14 hours. At one point I tried to ...
... information, said our good-byes and parted company. What an extraordinary experience!Were drove to the actual site of the Great Escape tunnel exit, Harry, then on to the town of Zagan to the train station, where many of the escapees went after exiting the tunnel, and were subsequently re-captured. We were told the station has changed very little since 1943. We took several photos, then reversed our path from Zagan on to Spremberg, Germany.
All pictures and videos are uploaded in this one entry only. I've
created other entries just to make map complete, but unfortunatelly no
time to write long blog. It's just like a galery, but enough to show how
the trip was like.
... anything. I did not know the area so there was not much I could do. I helped wave down a car. Another person who knew no English but seem to be trying to talk to him. I am assuming he received the help he needed. I did not feel like taking a picture or video of a person's tragic consequences. I did notice after that there were no signs of any accident near by and his clothes were not tattered. Also there was a service station about 500m away. It all seems very ...
... explored a little bit, but there wasn't a whole lot to see. Then, we ate some traditional Polish pierogies. Yum! We caught a train back and had a drink at a river side bar in downtown Berlin. A storm rolled in so we headed to the Internet cafe in the train station and I got to face time with my mom and even see my Barnaby! It was a great ...
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