Fresh back from Berlin I’m reflecting on how best to plan a 3 day trip like ours, as things never quite go to plan. 

I’m the sort of gal that takes pleasure in the planning as part of the anticipation for the trip. I’d hate to think I’d missed out on something wonderful just because I hadn’t taken the time to do a little research. For instance my planning took account of the fact that most shops are closed on a Sundays and most museums are closed on Mondays (although neither of those facts is 100% true).

On the other hand I’ve also learned that much of the pleasure comes from the unexpected things and experiences that you come upon if you’re prepared to wander a little, and go with the flow. My motto now is start with a plan then throw it out the window if the occasion demands.

Here’s the 36 hour itinerary that I planned and how things worked out in reality:

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