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World Trip 2006: Day 59 – Munich, Germany

Friday 26 May 2006 Highlights: Recovering from too much beer, scouting World Cup venue WARNING MUNICH BEER IS VERY STRONG. Well I have never ever got in such a bad state as I was last night.   The pub crawl … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 58 – Munich, Germany

I spent the day walking around Munich.   I managed to see people surfing in the middle of the city, yes surfing they have created a river that allows keen people to surf (it was cold and raining and they … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 57 – Munich, Germany

Today was mostly travelling with the most notable thing saying a final goodbye to a few fellow BusAbout traveller, namely the trio of Jess, Emily & Rebecca (Bec) + Danny (from England).   On the plus side I caught up … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 46 – Berlin, Germany

Today was very light.   I visited Checkpoint Charlie and learned about all the escape attempts and the 100+ people who died.   You have to remember that West Berlin was surrounded by East Berlin.   East Berlin trains went … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 45 – Berlin, Germany

I’m staying in a hostel in the old East Berlin which is actually were the best sightseeing stuff is, including the giant TV tower the communist created to stop the West broadcasts.   I did a great walking tour; in … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 44 – Amsterdam to Berlin, Germany

Thursday 11 May 2006 Highlights: Visiting an old East-West border crossing Mostly today was a day travelling and we got caught up by road works (we left Amsterdam at 8 am and arrived in Berlin close to 7 pm). The … Continue reading

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