Travel Blogs from Berlin
After a 12 hour flight on Finnair from Singapore to Helsinki, we stopped at that airport for about two hours. There was a permanent Christmas shop and pictures of reindeer but where's the snow? Right, it's summer!
A mere two hour flight on another Finnair flight to Berlin where we met Michael's mum who arrived an hour earlier. Wow, it's …
... in 8 days, traversed by train without much internet access, so my last grog-blog was written about four days ago but I haven't had a chance to post it. Since then we've been to four different places. In all, Frankfurt, Siegen, Cologne, Dortmund, Dussledorf, Nortested, Hameln, Celle, Liepzig & now Berlin, for a few days off/resting/partying.
Rad apartment near the station and supermarket and about half a dozen bars in Neukollm. We're met by Niko, Luke 'Raised ...
... that they didn't actually allow visitors when there’s nothing happening, but the whole situation didn't make much sense to me, considering all the squats I ever visited in my life were very inviting and welcoming places, so I just frowned and left.
Friday was coming to an end and the city was starting to kick off for the weekend. After my unfortunate visit to the squat I walked for another 500 metres and randomly found a block party happening by the ...
The big day had arrived. The day of a party with more than a million people. A day for the over-consumption of vodka. A day for breaking a world record (though we didn't know about that yet) and a day for contributing to a world record that we did know about. There was nothing for it other than to get up and have some breakfast. So we did.
It may be laziness, over-confidence, arrogance or something else entirely but we try not to over plan our holidays in western Europe. ...
... over to Matrix night club.
Matrix nightclub was full of people and had several rooms all playing different music - we danced and drank the night away here - I was "proposed to" by one of the guys on my tour which led to the ongoing joke that we were married - After a fun night out we all went and got Kebabs down the road and walked back to our hostel. Everyone we were with at the time (about 8 of us) all went into our room and continued the party in there until ...
How has this pension rated in the past?
But no air conditioning. Breakfast was great - excellent coffee and warm toasty breadrolls
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