A Tearful Farewell in Aachen

It was a tearful farewell at the station in Aachen. We boarded the train to Frankfurt airport on October 2, ahead of our early flight the next day. It was a whole mix of emotions. Our travel adventures that we had talked about for so long were finally becoming real. The “maybe we'll do a world trip one day” was no longer a “maybe” - we were really doing this. Despite the difficult departure, it was also time to look forward to the experiences ahead. And I have to remind myself that the digital world makes it so much easier to stay in touch now with family and friends…

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