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In June, we went back to Germany for several weeks. We stayed in Göttingen, Elvershausen and Berlin again. After an amazing wedding in Göttingen (see some of my inspirations on Pinterest), we finished the trip with a visit to Berlin — just in time for the EuroCup games.

Germany played the Netherlands while we were there. Berlin had several locations set up with large outdoor screens broadcasting the game, including at the Brandenburg Gate. Crowds gathered to drink, watch the game and to yell.

We staked out a spot near Checkpoint Charlie, where a city block had been roped off and turned into a makeshift beach with a large screen TV. We got there early and claimed two front row beach chairs that were set up for viewers.



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