A river runs through the center of Berlin, and it’s called the Spree. We took a float ride down the Spree in a boat that looked like this:

A Spree river float ride boat

A Spree river float ride boat

Here are some highlights:

A float ride down the Spree

A float ride down the Spree; unfortunately it seems that something very entertaining at left was left out of the photo!

Passing under a bridge (4)

Passing under a bridge (4)

Berliners love to hang out by the side of the river

Berliners love to hang out by the side of the river

Berlin's O2 arena in front of a section of the Berlin Wall

Berlin’s O2 arena in front of a section of the Berlin Wall

Highly symbolic, serious statue in the middle of the Spree

Highly symbolic, serious statue in the middle of the Spree

An amazing cantilever

An amazing cantilever

Interesting architecture on the edge of the Spree; old meets new

Interesting architecture on the edge of the Spree; old meets new

A float ride down the Spree, with Hertie students

A float ride down the Spree with Hertie students waiting to pose for a photo

Passing under a bridge - we had to duck to avoid getting knocked out

Passing under a bridge – we had to duck to avoid getting knocked out

On the Spree river

On the Spree river