Wednesday was a free day, so Natasha and I just went exploring around the city. We came across a few shops and she was on the look out for a subject. Then we had a group dinner at a Thai restaurant just up the road. I left just in time to watch the band set … Continue reading Free days
Yesterday, I had thought of a story idea that would be great if it could work out. A few months ago, I had read in The New York Times about an artist here in Berlin who had renovated an old gas station and turned it into a fabulous home, which is where he now resides. … Continue reading Story Time
Two days ago (Sunday the 16th), we did a Discover Berlin walking tour. The day started out cloudy and gray, but suddenly the sun came out and I can definitely vouch for the group that we were all pretty happy about that. There's something about a sunny sky that make a person so much happier. … Continue reading Discover Berlin
We’ve arrived! After a long day of travelling, we are all settled in to the Transit Loft Hotel on Immanuelkirchstrasse (try saying that twice fast.) Our plane arrived on time, but the student that I was traveling with, Jesse, didn’t get his luggage! So we tracked it down, to find that it never left London … Continue reading Arrival!
Hallo! (That’s not a misspelling, that’s hello in German!) The countdown has begun – less than four days until our departure. Thursday at 5 p.m. I’ll be leaving Miami, Fla. and off to Berlin, Germany for the next two weeks. This May, 12 students and our professor, John Freeman, are taking part in a documentary … Continue reading Countdown to Berlin!