We had a quick two days in Berlin, but we definitely got our fill of 20th century history from the Third Reich to the Cold War.
There really is no better way to explore somewhere new than with a local. They make you eat new food, try new things, and wear funny clothes!
Ludwig II was a monarch who ruled Bavaria from 1856 to 1868. He died at the age of 40, but left us with many of the sites we visited in the last few days.
As we were going through the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site, Claire asked me what it meant to bear witness. I told her that was exactly what we were doing – informing ourselves so that we can call out those who might have this happen again.
Now that would be some party if African Catholics and German Lutherans got together! There would be singing, clapping, and definitely beer…