Here are pictures to go with this post!
This was my first view of Germany!! (To my knowledge; first view after checking the flight map.)
I was super excited to be in the Berlin Hauptbahnhof, even in my unkempt state:
We ate our surprisingly good Thai food outside, because it was such a pleasantly warm day. From the train station, we could see the parliamentary buildings, the Reichstag (capitol building), and...the Statue of Liberty?
From the train, I took tons of pictures of the beautiful countryside. Here are my favorites.
We saw lots of windmills:
And solar panel fields:
Many little stations along the way had these beautiful old, slightly decrepit buildings: