The Last Day in Berlin – Museum Island then Iceland

On our last day in Berlin, we headed over to Museum Island, Berlin's island ...of museums. We got passes and walked through a few of the museums including a painting gallery, a sculpture gallery, and a history museum. Just like the Deutsch Museum in Munich, they were really informative. The history museum even went into … Continue reading The Last Day in Berlin – Museum Island then Iceland

Third Day in Berlin – Street Art

We went on an alternative Berlin street art tour that involved some graphic images. There aren't many, but there are a few graphic images in the gallery towards the middle of the page. Just a heads up. Now, on with the blog... We woke a bit later than usual the day after the world cup. … Continue reading Third Day in Berlin – Street Art

Second Day in Berlin – Brunch, Beer Gardens, and the World Cup

On our second day in Berlin, we actually woke up at a reasonable time. The jet lag from all of our travels was beginning to pass and it was getting to be easier and easier to sleep in the morning. We had a small breakfast/snack of croissants and coffee while we got ready and then … Continue reading Second Day in Berlin – Brunch, Beer Gardens, and the World Cup

First Day in Berlin – Brandenburg Gate and the Holocaust Memorial

We reached Berlin around 8am and took a subway and a tram across town to Platz der Vereinten Nationen, where we would be staying. We got lost en route and took the wrong tram a few stops in the wrong direction before we figured it out and went back. Around 9:45 we made it to our … Continue reading First Day in Berlin – Brandenburg Gate and the Holocaust Memorial

Last Day in Munich, Here comes Berlin

On our last day in Munich we woke and prepared for the day. Once again, we visited our little breakfast buffet place. After breakfast we walked through central Munich one last time. We bought some postcards for our family, ate some snacks, and visited the Deutsch Museum in Munich. Deutsch Museum What a cool place. … Continue reading Last Day in Munich, Here comes Berlin

Around the World in 22 Days.

Last week I reached my last 60 days of my teaching contract in Korea. Nicole and I have had a blast so far this year and we’re looking forward to teaching in Korea for another upcoming year. We've looked into several programs and decided to pursue a few programs in the southern provinces of South Korea. … Continue reading Around the World in 22 Days.