Now, I’m not quite sure if the first few trips count, seeing as Monkey had yet to appear, but, hey, his adventure started in Berlin, in February 2011. I was about three months pregnant at this point and desperate to get away from the drudgery of work and the long British winter. Oh, hang on a minute, in essence I just swapped the British cold for the German cold… and it was worse.   However, this is such a cool, vibrant city – and I definitely want to return in the Summer. (more…)