On July 27, 2006 I met up with my sister Elisabeth MacNeill in Berlin, Germany. She was living in Ukraine at the time and we decided to take a journey through Eastern Europe en route to her home town Korsun-schevchenkivsky, Ukraine. The journey took two weeks ending on August 10, 2006. I kept the following journal that detailed our trip as we ran into all kinds of unexpected adventures and got to see a truely remarkable side of Europe that till now had only been known to me through fables. Enjoy!

On this journey I passed through the following countries:

Here is the route we followed from Berlin, Germany to Korsun-schevchenkivsky, Ukraine.

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