As every year the tenth-graders had the opportunity to visit London for a week.
After meeting at the ZOB Jena at 5:15am everyone got their passport checked and we were finally ready to start our 17 hour trip. On our way to London we passed through the Netherlands, Belgium and France. At 7pm we took the ferry from Calais to Dover. The last few hours on the bus flew by and soon we were greeted by the beautiful sight of London by night. After a complicated check-in at the Shakespeare Hotel we were finally able to get some sleep.
The next day began with a sightseeing tour through the heart of London ending at the Buckingham Palace. Unfortunately we didn’t get to see the queen but we took some pictures anyway. After that we had some free time to explore the city by ourselves. Continue reading