Last day of the year, and it's been quite a year! Shandos went out in the morning to have a look around, though I just stayed in and worked on videos. We'd already decided that we wouldn't do anything for New Year's, mainly because European cities tend to resemble warzones with firecrackers going off everywhere, and we figured Schnitzel would need the company.
So we stayed in and drank the champagne, beer and wine that I'd bought from the supermarket earlier in the week. Watched the New Year's concert at the Brandenburg Gate from the comfort of our couch; with an assortment of strange acts and awkward crowd interactions. Lots of fireworks going off nearby at midnight - I think they're illegal most of the year except NYE. Noisy, but Schnitzel coped, and we headed to bed around 1am.Read more