Category Archives: Travels 2013

You know you’re in Vietnam when…

1. Bus Stops are more like “Bus Pauses”. Buses rarely stop here. They slow down (slightly) with the doors open so that someone can grab you to help you on board. Keep up or wait for the next bus, I … Continue reading

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SALZBURG: Creepy Catacombs, Sound of Music Sites, and Cathedrals

Salzburg, Austria Despite crazy windy and rainy weather the night before, my friends and I hopped a train Saturday morning to go to Salzburg, Austria for the day. One of the awesome things about living in Munich is that we’re … Continue reading

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Visiting Frankenstein’s Castle

This last weekend I went to Frankenstein’s Castle (Burg Frankenstein) in Bavaria, Germany. Yes, it’s a real castle: built before the year 1250. No, there is no Frankenstein monster there. (Sadly.) Yes, legit lords and knights lived there back in … Continue reading

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Frankfurt Germany Temple With Munich International Ward

In all my travels, I have yet to find a places where I can feel as much peace and comfort as when I’m in Mormon temples. They are simply amazing. This weekend I was able to go with my international … Continue reading

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Journal Entry from Dachau Concentration Camp

18 May 2013: I’m sitting next to the crematorium. The smoke stack is above me nearly blocking the sun. I’m sitting behind the building so there are no people around. A small Jewish memorial is on my right, coated in … Continue reading

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I live in the Garden of Eden

I live in Munich, Germany or the Garden of Eden (as it will henceforth be known). Moving to Germany was one of my earliest recorded dreams…and now I’m actually here! [May 16] Yesterday I escaped the city limits and traveled … Continue reading

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The White Cliffs of Dover

I was up early this morning, so excited for the day and unable to sleep past 3:30. Haha, I think my body is having trouble adjusting to all the time changes as I crossed the Atlantic Ocean the last week … Continue reading

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