Category: Germany

Hamburg Speicherstadt river buildings 0

24 HOURS IN HAMBURG

“We should do something this weekend.” The statement hung in the air for a moment. It was nine o’clock on Saturday morning and we were eating breakfast. “Tomorrow we could go to the beach, though...

Pyramid of light at Alexanderplatz

THE BERLIN CHRISTMAS MARKET GLÜHWEIN CRAWL

As a Kiwi, Christmas means hot days at the beach swimming and surfing, and long afternoon BBQs. It means blooming pohutukawa trees and screaming seagulls, greasy sunscreen and crusty salt from the sea. Christmas...