Nikolaikirche in Leipzig

This is Nikolaikirche in Leipzig, an old church in the city of Leipzig. We passed by it on a walking tour of the city. The church was built around 1165 and was a site frequently performed at by the famous composer Johann Sebastian Bach in the 1700’s.

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Baumblütenfest

A group of us headed by bike to Werder, a small town south of Berlin to the Baumblütenfest (blossom festival) there. We got to try black current, rhubarb wines :)

Beth snapping pictures of the country side

Beth snapping pictures of the country side

Our cycling group, enroute to Baumblütenfest

Our cycling group, enroute to Baumblütenfest

Me (Ryan Hellyer)! Photo was stolen from Natalie :)

Me (Ryan Hellyer)! Photo was stolen from Natalie :)

Beth enjoying the ride

Beth enjoying the ride

Dick angels?

Dick angels?