Can you spot the German humour?
There it is!
Oh, the mirth!
I am finally at the end of my Berlin Odyssey and as Christmas closes in, not a moment too soon. I learnt some things on my trip, mainly that I like the words fünf and choos and apart from the trains the much vaunted efficiency of the natives is a myth, their standoffish nature was not though. I also like Jagertees, here is an example ably pointed out by Tom.
The Christmas market was vibrant but scary, when I was browsing the food, the man behind the counter demanded €5, which for some reason I felt compelled to just hand over and ended up with a tasty steak cob so it wasn’t just a really rubbish robbery or anything I’m relieved to report.
In a mirroring of the US, where I was convinced there was a radio station devoted to solely playing Fleetwood Mac songs, Berlin has a Depeche Mode radio station and a band that wanders the railways playing La Bamba for money. I think that sums up everything succinctly enough so as a thanks for reading, here’s a totally unique and new character I made up in my head and built at the Lego shop just for you…