An eighth grader with dual citizenship who visits his family in Germany every summer, Finn was born in Bremen, but came to the US at a very young age with his mother. He lives in Florida, loves playing soccer, skateboarding, going to the beach and boating with friends.
Finn's best friend since preschool, his real name is Brian. He likes to play lacrosse and roller hockey. Occasionally, he rides a skateboard. His favorite subjects at school are PE (physical education) and lunch. This summer, he will visit Europe for the first time.
Finn's cousin lives in Hamburg, Germany. Find him online programming and gaming. When Finn visits, he dusts off his skateboard.
A damp and mysterious stranger, he worked with Finn's father on board the ms Auf Wiedersehen. He appears from out of the blue on the last day of the school year.
Bruno's older sister loves to dance. When she's not fighting with her brother, they get along pretty well. Birgit speaks four languages and plans to work overseas someday, just like her parents did.
Birgit's friend lives in Bremen. Growing up in the theater, she likes to design costumes and stage sets. Her mother works at the Bremer Shakespeare Company.
She works on board the cruiseship Auf Wiedersehen to see the world while saving money to go to college. Although she is in housekeeping now, she hopes to get a job as a tour guide soon.