Travel Blogs from Meissen, Germany

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Koenigstein Fortress, Meissen, Germany travel blog

Koenigstein Fortress

A travel blog entry by johnandjerry


... and a few decades later thereafter was part of the newly ascendent Empire (I really would have to look all this up to get dates straight; Germany as we know it didn't really exist until 1870 and the present borders only date from after WWII and then the ...

Meißen, Meissen, Germany travel blog


A travel blog entry by pablitomiralles


... ' lo suficientemente temprano, y por eso me dispuse a ver qué otros planes habían. Un grupo mezclado de gente se iba para Meissen, asique para allá nos fuimos. Es una pequeña ciudad que está a media hora de Dresden, aguas abajo por el río Elba. ...

Elbe Adventures, Meissen, Germany travel blog

Elbe Adventures

A travel blog entry by rachel10


We arrived in Meissen, Germany this evening after an entire day of rain. Our paniers and waterproofs held up quite well, however, and the town is beautiful--old (cobbled) streets, church spires, and row houses on steep hills above the river. Today the ...

Back on-line and back in the East, Meissen, Germany travel blog

Back on-line and back in the East

A travel blog entry by johnandjerry


... ; We have internet again and are still enjoying our stay here in Germany.  We are back in the former East Germany in the town of Meissen in Saxony.  We stayed here because it is close to Dresden where we return our rental car Saturday ...

The Famous Meissen Porcelain Factory, Meissen, Germany travel blog

The Famous Meissen Porcelain Factory

A travel blog entry by c.i.222


... ;  Nov 10: One of the few times during this cruise we were able to view some of the landscape from Dresden to Meissen, because we sailed during the early morning hours while having breakfast in the dining room with huge picture windows.   The ...

Nov 29, 2009, Meißen, Germany travel blog

Nov 29, 2009

A travel blog entry by 4676736


Porcelain, Meissen, Germany travel blog


A travel blog entry by my-house

Today we toured the porcelain factory on Meissen. Harry looked while I bought :). Because of demand for Chinese porcelain this factory was built in the mid 1700's..the first outside of Asia. Of course,it was incredibly beautiful and breathtakingly ...

Do You Like...Porcelain?, Meissen, Germany travel blog

Do You Like...Porcelain?

A travel blog entry by eukaryx

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Meißen!, Meissen, Germany travel blog


A travel blog entry by adriennes


Friday 17/09/10 4:06pm, Kangaroo-Stop reception computer, Dresden. Went to Meissen for a few hours from Dresden today. Only a 30 min train ride so pretty close. Beautiful!! I'll let the pictures and videos speak for themselves. Basically a big hill on ...

On our way to Meissen, Meißen, Germany travel blog

On our way to Meissen

A travel blog entry by rosiemarzouk


It is 6.30pm and we are sipping drinks as we cruise down the river towards was beautiful leaving in the semi twilight, seeing all the old buildings.... Spent the day in Dresden. Or nearby...we went to Schloss Moritzburg this morning, a huge ...

Bike Trip!, Meissen, Germany travel blog

Bike Trip!

A travel blog entry by kuerbis


Oh wow, I should have calves of steel after today! and I think my tucus is just bone with two very hard, very small, very sore muscles... but today was really awesome and I am getting ahead of myself.     I awoke at five and FINALLY got ...

Meissen, Meissen, Germany travel blog


A travel blog entry by sjg209

... after I already went in with my sneakers on), but I still wonder why no sign was posted to note the need to wear the slippers. I finished Meissen with a quick look around the market square, then I was back at the bahnhof. Continued in the next ...

Fábrica de Porcelana, Meissen, Germany travel blog

Fábrica de Porcelana

A travel blog entry by ifcosta5


... el museo pudimos apreciar la diferencia entre verdadera porcelana e imitaciones. Es totalmente diferente una cosa a la otra. La porcelana de Meissen es muy brillante y las pinturas parecen hechas por una máquina de tan prolijas que son; los colores son ...

Meissen magic, Meißen, Germany travel blog

Meissen magic

A travel blog entry by kawiusue


... 10 nights to pull off the Velvet Revolution in 1989 was humbling to say the least. We are now in beautiful Meissen on the Elbe River in the former East Germany. It is so quiet and peaceful after Prague. We are staying in a delightful hotel a quick walk ...

The Adventures of the Fummel, Meissen, Germany travel blog

The Adventures of the Fummel

A travel blog entry by hobgoblins5


... well take the opportunity to enjoy it. After the initial show stoppers in the beginning of the museum, they had exhibits of porcelain Meissen had made for different countries/areas of the world. Fascinating as they were, I didn't want to stay too long ...

From Somewhere to Somewhere, Meissen, Germany travel blog

From Somewhere to Somewhere

A travel blog entry by jenniferklm


... dramatic sight from the river with the bulk of the late-Gothic style Albrechtsburg Castle (1472-1525) and the 13th C. Gothic Meissen Cathedral looming above the Renaissance architecture of the old town at the base of the hill, along with the high tower ...

Apr 17, 2010, Meissen, Germany travel blog

Apr 17, 2010

A travel blog entry by yvo


The sun has arrived!, Meissen, Germany travel blog

The sun has arrived!

A travel blog entry by bridget6


... walk into town before returning to catch the end of a talk by a lady explaining her experiences of life in East Germany. Fascinating talk - wish we had stayed to hear it all. Tomorrow's activities while sailing include a towel-folding demonstration by ...

Strehla to Meissen (41km) - Day 18, Meissen, Germany travel blog

Strehla to Meissen (41km) - Day 18

A travel blog entry by sydandval


... stayed at (the one originally planned for) was very nice set in a wooded valley off the road, although it is 4km beyond Meissen which meant that apart from a short walk through the Altstadt to try and find the hotel we have missed the porcelain museum ...

Everything I ever wanted to know about porcelain, Meissen, Germany travel blog

Everything I ever wanted to know about porcelain

A travel blog entry by newsbob


... was absolutely delicious. But we weren’t done yet with German delicacies. This was Astrild’s “A Taste of Germany” celebration, with food, music and dancing.     The crew dressed in German costumes, including lederhosen ...

Fine China and German Charm at its best!, Meissen, Germany travel blog

Fine China and German Charm at its best!

A travel blog entry by dwhite3606


... them enagagement gifts to one another. It is hard to describe the intricate beauty of the pieces in the showrooms and in the Meissen Museum. After we completed this tour we began a walking tour with our City tour Guide, Gudrun, a lady with a ...

Meissen, Meissen, Germany travel blog


A travel blog entry by reisender

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