Arriving in Berlin

Trip Start Nov 20, 2010
Trip End Dec 01, 2011

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Where I stayed
Metropol Hostel

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Saturday, July 9, 2011

We got up early in the morning to make the long walk once more with our heavy bags to the train station. Of course once again it was a very unexciting train ride, but we did eat some more of the cheese we bought at the cheese markte, and it was delicious!!

Once we arrived in Berlin it was a few blocks walk to our hostel and for some reason Berlin was HOT! We were absolutely drenched in sweat by the time we arrived; we hadn't felt heat like that since China, weird. We were told we had been upgraded to a 4 bed dorm rather than the 8 bed we had booked. We were ok with this but at the same time not quite sure about it as sharing a room with only 2 other strangers sometimes seems a little more awkward than with 6 other strangers. Our roommates ended up being ok though; it was two other guys each travelling alone and so it was pretty quiet in the room. The room itself though was in a bad spot as for the first half of the day the sun is blaring straight into the three big windows and only the small top portion of one can open; they glued the others shut so needless to say it was like a sauna. Oh, and not even a fan; even in asia they had fans in the room!

We were so far behind in the blog by this time that that evening I (Jackie) just sat and worked on the blog and uploaded pictures. James did a small bit of planning but has become addicted to watching you-tube videos and pretty much just did that.
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