We keep asking the students, and ourselves, what the best part of our journey has been thus far. The answer comes back in the form of serendipitous moments and seeing the historic sights. One popular answer is simply spending time together over meals.
Alex Hay ordered a calzone that turned out to be as big as his head. After a three hour walk in a freezing rain, he was hungry enough to put it away.
SCENES FROM A CHINESE RESTAURANT
There’s a small Chinese restaurant across the street from the Sylter Hof, and 22 or so of us decided to drop in for dinner on a Thursday night. Fortunately, they could accommodate us with little warning, although there was only one waitress for the whole place. The food is good and comes at a reasonable price. The company itself, of course, was priceless.