Halle – Leipzig

Halle – Leipzig

June 17 – Halle – Leipzig Anna Flowers Today started really early … we ate breakfast at 7 am and were off by 8. After breakfast, we drove to Halle and after a quick look around took a guided tour around the city.   We saw churches, sculptures, a cool...
Wittenberg, Here We Are

Wittenberg, Here We Are

June 16 – Berlin to Wittenberg Bridie Ryan Yesterday, after a breakfast of lunch meats, we went to an old cathedral which was pretty cool. There was a giant organ and huge stained glass windows. At one point I was looking for a coffee shop and I ended up finding...
Berlin

Berlin

June 15 – Berlin After a restful night in the hostel and a delicious German breakfast, our full day in Berlin began with a bus tour. The clear delineation of the Cold War’s East and West Berlin was evident as we wove through the city streets. Some of the...
Arrived Safe in Germany

Arrived Safe in Germany

GERMANY ODYSSEY Monday, June 13: 10:15 AM: We left from the church parking lot at 10:55 AM to travel to Atlanta. That is early when the flight to Istanbul does not depart until 10:45 PM. This day has some ‘firsts’ to it. Thomas and Muriel Irvin had never...
And They’re Off!

And They’re Off!

Odyssey to Germany Underway for 15 Youth, Four Adult Leaders This morning at around 10:30 a.m. the group traveling on the “Odyssey to Germany”  departed for the airport in a number of vehicles driven by leaders and parents.  A Blessing and Sending of...