FC: EUROPE | GERMANY FRANCE SWITZERLAND ITALY
2: Traveling | byFOOT | a | a bumpy bus ride
3: washing machines here! | Home | & | Hostel
4: The Hike | we made it
6: good eats | We bought spices from a man who is world famous. When we got home we cooked with it for our host family to taste.
7: During our time in Switzerland, we got to experience living at home and running errands, thanks to our host mom.
8: on top of | the world | seeing the city from above
9: Took us over 20 tries to get this photo, but we finally got it!
12: We enjoyed our trip amidst the rain, fog and cold windy days. We did a lot of walking and traveled long distances with our heavy backpacks... and loved it.
14: There was more than one occasion where we had to be resourceful and live on the streets because we missed a train or couldnt find a hostel.
15: brian | kristina | megan | jon
17: Backpacking took us to many beautiful verdant places. Our granola bars kept u alive during long walks.
18: Gepetto's Shop
19: There were many street artists who were very talented. Too bad our backpacks had no space for artwork.
20: being silly
21: ...and sometimes bad.
23: Eating gelato, meeting strangers, living in hostels, walking along coastlines, sleeping on trains, going to festivals, eating authentic foods, learning transportation systems, buying groceries; It was all a great experience, despite the rainy days, getting lost, and taking trains in wrong directions. Immersing in different cultures taught us a lot and opened our eyes to a little bit more of the world around us.