Photographing my Epic Adventures
May 21, 2019 By RhysHanson 1

We took a bus from Hamburg to Berlin. Our apartment was in what used to be East Berlin. I soon learned that the buildings in East Berlin were much less fancy than the ones in the west. They had less money and technology so they

May 18, 2019 By RhysHanson 5

Eurovision is a televised singing contest that all the countries of Europe can compete in. The closest U.S. counterpart would be American Idol. It is speculated that American Idol is fashioned off of Eurovision. Eurovision was started in the 1950s to help Europe recover from

Forgot Hamburgers… In Hamburg
May 15, 2019 By RhysHanson 2

We took a bus from the Amsterdam airport to Hamburg, Germany. Upon arrival, we checked into our Hotel, had dinner and went to bed. The next morning we got tickets to go to Miniture Wunderland. The ticket time was not until 1:30 so we decided

Holland and Belgium
May 8, 2019 By RhysHanson 2

I am trying a new blog style for this one. You can listen to each section and then see photos of the things we did. Make sure to scroll down for more audio and photos! Train to Amsterdam [audio wav=""][/audio] Arriving in Amsterdam [audio wav=""][/audio]

Thank you Brooklands!
April 22, 2019 By RhysHanson 1

I forgot to thank the Brooklands Lacrosse team in Manchester for welcoming me to their team so much. I played for them for 4 weeks in the fall and 3 weeks this spring and both times I felt incredibly welcome. The parents, players, and coaches,

The Night Watch
April 19, 2019 By RhysHanson 5

The Night Watch also known as Militia Company of District II under the Command of Captain Frans Banninck Cocq and as The Shooting Company of Frans Banning Cocq and Willem van Ruytenburch is a famous painting made by Dutch artist Rembrandt around 1639. The painting

The UK!
April 14, 2019 By RhysHanson 3

We went back to London at the end of our time in the UK. On our first day, we decided to go see the Tower Bridge and The Shard. We were staying with our friend Chris who lives straight north of the bridge so it