Bremen

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I’ve reached Bremen on my way west towards the Dutch coast and am spending an extra day here looking around town and trying the local brew.

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Decided not to go on the Becks brewery tour, have so far avoided most of the major tourist attractions wherever I have visited. In part to save money but also because I like to try to hang around where there are more locals.
Spent Tuesday night at a campground that had a pool and went for a swim late at night. Incredibly that was my first proper swim of the-walk! Was about to go and get my phone to test it’s water capabilities (it’s a Sony Xperia that is waterproof) but just then a group of kids turned up and started splashing around in the shallow end of the pool. I did not want to be the old guy with a camera in a pool with a group of kids…. The waterproof testing will have to wait!

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The weather has been great, warm (hot by european standards) and I’m glad I remember to pack my sun hat.
Sent another package back to Sweden with stuff I don’t need today. Have decided that everything except the tent and mattress has to fit inside the alu-box or I have to much.
I’m off to check out the beer garden scene along the river and if I don’t get back too late, I might start working on the equipment update I have been promising for a while…

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