Travel Blogs from Dresden, Germany

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ich wähle litauisch!, Dresden, Germany travel blog

ich wähle litauisch!

A travel blog entry by mart

... meinem magen, deshalb war ich echt froh - doch nun folgten 2,5 stunden fussmarsch durch ganz wroclaw(breslau), etwa 500000 einwohner - also dresden-ausmaße! halb eins war ich an der straße nach görlitz, und pünktlich fing es an zu regnen. ich richtete ...

Like a Phoenix From the Ashes, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Like a Phoenix From the Ashes

A travel blog entry by danschedler

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... like nearly every other major historical site in town, has been largely reconstructed. It's costing the citizens of Dresden, and for that matter all of Germany, millions of Euro each year for all this reconstruction but, the results are stunning. What is ...

Jour 23 : La température de mon bord, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Jour 23 : La température de mon bord

A travel blog entry by travellingjon

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... , il y a toujours un quartier turc, et ils regorgent tous de ce dont je cherche. Les choses ne sont pas différentes à Dresden. Coup sur coup, arrivé à Albertplatz, je repère tout ce dont j'ai besoin dans les cinq minutes : une buanderie bon ...

Cold Day in Terezin, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Cold Day in Terezin

A travel blog entry by ejm56

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... . The world was gradually retuning to normal. We then enjoyed a drive along the River Elbe and enjoyed a picturesque ride to fantastic Dresden. It seemed appropriate to end such a day with a touch of luxury, so we splashed out on an expensive meal, with ...

OLD MASTERS HAVE ME WALKING ON AIR!, Dresden, Germany travel blog

OLD MASTERS HAVE ME WALKING ON AIR!

A travel blog entry by dancejill

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... During the war the collection was taken and hidden.  After the war it went to Moscow and Kiev.  In 1955 it returned to Dresden and the restored gallery opened in 1956.  I was walking on air when I left.  Sorry, no pictures I ...

Dresden, Nice city, not a lot to do!!, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Dresden, Nice city, not a lot to do!!

A travel blog entry by mike81

... in the city and migled with the tourist and ate. The one thing about Germany is that the food is incredible. Dresden was my final stop in Germany and I knew if I ate more sausage I was going to turn into a freakin' sausage. Walked the river edge, ...

A Science Club Party?, Dresden, Germany travel blog

A Science Club Party?

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

When I went camping I shared a tent with a boy named Markus. I spoke to him yesterday and he invited me to go to a chemistry club party. I think that's what it was. Not the most exciting event but still something to do. I leave for Amsterdam after ...

The Sickness of Discovery, Dresden, Germany travel blog

The Sickness of Discovery

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

Nothing to report really. I've been sick which makes me want to go home even more. Luckily I am feeling a little better today. I was invited by two of the women I work with to go to lunch. It was very nice of them. I have also been invited to go to ...

Rain Rain Go Away, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Rain Rain Go Away

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

It rained so hard today that I thought the world would wash away. Well, that may have been because I had to walk home in it. Miyoung is making me so mad! Last night she was on the phone and so loud. I can't wait until she has another complaint ...

Dresden - Phoenix or Disneyworld?, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Dresden - Phoenix or Disneyworld?

A travel blog entry by oldagetraveller

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... them.  It certainly looks as if things will get a bit more interesting after Prague! RETROSPECTIVE - GENERAL COMMENTS ON GERMANY With the exception of very scenic areas like Bavaria and the Black Forest, we got the impression that the scenery ...

And I thought all was well, Dresden, Germany travel blog

And I thought all was well

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

Today I ran out of work to do, so I asked for more. The response I got was that if I spoke better German then I would have more work. Basically they are disappointed that they ended up with me. What did they think? That I'm fluent? They had full ...

Did she disappear?, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Did she disappear?

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

This is so strange, it is almost 10 pm and no Miyoung. Maybe she got lost? It has been so nice and quiet here. I felt really sick so I left work early today. Two day hangover, what punishment. I think I may be ill. Part of me wants to get back ...

What?  4 Weeks?, Dresden, Germany travel blog

What? 4 Weeks?

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

... I went to Moritzburg with the guy I had met on the train from Brussels. Moritzberg is a big and beautiful castle just outside of Dresden. We walked around it and he took me to a nice place for dinner. I wrote Maureen about Miyoung. She took my side ...

A Restored City, Dresden Germany, Dresden, Germany travel blog

A Restored City, Dresden Germany

A travel blog entry by anadiez

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The first place I visited in Germany was the city of Dresden, a city beautifully restored after being severely damaged during the Second World War. The central square is charming and elegant, showcasing the beautiful Church of Our Lady (Frauenkirche). ...

Let's Go to Dresden, Mick said!, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Let's Go to Dresden, Mick said!

A travel blog entry by mickandlisa

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... Now feel free to call me a wuss, but neither of us could bring ourselves to venture out to see the delights of Dresden, which apparently has - surprise, surprise, some great baroque architecture. It had also looked fairly unappealing on the train ride in. ...

Dresden - Some Days Are Diamonds, Sock It To Me., Dresden, Germany travel blog

Dresden - Some Days Are Diamonds, Sock It To Me.

A travel blog entry by adrianmurray

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... Juicy Fruit. It did make me feel a little better. But then again, I am still a miserable sod today. Dresden lies near the eastern border of Germany with the Czech Republic. It looks old, but as most of the buildings were destroyed or badly damaged ...

Ein beer bitte., Dresden, Germany travel blog

Ein beer bitte.

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

... pictures developed. I am happy with how they came out. I had a good time sorting and labeling. This weekend in Dresden is a festival, a beer festival in the Neustadt. It was so crazy. People were carrying beer bottles through the streets and there ...

Day 2 and we're in Germany!, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Day 2 and we're in Germany!

A travel blog entry by pussandjulesy

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... bush camp tonight.  We found a grassy patch on the side of the motorway.  I think we were just outside of Dresden.....not sure! Milage on the truck is 564,992km's. Lowlight = Cutting 25 onions (it was fun really) Highlight ...

The Forgotten Fourth, Dresden, Germany travel blog

The Forgotten Fourth

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

Yesterday was not a very eventful 4th of July. I was meant to go to a party with some other Americans but it didn't happen. So instead I went with Anja and Janet. I didn't realize how long it had been since I saw them. We just went to a bar but it ...

Culture Shock!, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Culture Shock!

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

I went camping at a place called Spreewald today. First we took a boat ride on the spree. The boat was very little and not very deep. It had no motor but was controlled by a paddle. Those who guide the boats must have very strong arms! The river ...

Images of Dresden, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Images of Dresden

A travel blog entry by rickandwill

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... and just eat the cake. Had to walk the calories off so walked around a bit more. Rick and I find that this part of Germany looks very depressing , a lot of evidence of neglect during the cold war, but these parts are even worse and gives you almost a ...

Pretty City, almost Chunder, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Pretty City, almost Chunder

A travel blog entry by bharden

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The Rebuilt City – Dresden Dresden was pretty much wiped out in World War 2. It has since been rebuilt but the fires that burnt the city down remain and a lot of the old statues and buildings are stained black. I have been sick as a dog and nearly ...

Destroyed, dark, dreary but somehow delightful, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Destroyed, dark, dreary but somehow delightful

A travel blog entry by johnandcandice

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... cities so it was a bit more challenging to communicate while we were here but that's half the fun when travelling. Dresden was absolutely bombed to oblivion in WWII and are still fixing buildings and churches which were destroyed or damanged. Infact ...

7th January - Berlin-Dresden, Dresden, Germany travel blog

7th January - Berlin-Dresden

A travel blog entry by penny71

... off a DB conductor in the process so well that even Darren understood even though the exchange was in German. The journey to Dresden was uneventful apart from our compartment mate who got about 100 phone calls and wouldn't allow Darren to put her bag ...

Baroque Broke, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Baroque Broke

A travel blog entry by cadkinsca

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... motion, and just over a year later, the wall came down.  Thank you. I also reread Slaughterhouse Five. Dresden, formerly in East Germany, is now the capital of the Free State of Saxony, the partial historic home to all White Anglo Saxon Protestants. ...

And the rains continued., Dresden, Germany travel blog

And the rains continued.

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

... until my train came. He was really nice and may meet up with me in Italy. Then I got on my train and here I am back in Dresden. It was still poring down rain when I went to work. I finished up my paper and then around 3 I left. There wasn't anyone ...

Water everywhere and not a drop to drink, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Water everywhere and not a drop to drink

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

... I woke up I headed back to the museum. What had been a little flooded was suddenly up to my knees. Finally, after swimming through Dresden, taking pictures all the way I found that the museum had flooded as well. I didn't want to have come all this way ...

Time capsule, Dresden, Germany travel blog

Time capsule

A travel blog entry by cheli

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... heritage listed part of the city. Remember that guy I wrote about yesterday? Augustus and his son were largely responsible for Dresden's baroque splendour. In a time where to prove your influence and power you had to show off, the Saxon Electors certainly ...

The Evil girl, Dresden, Germany travel blog

The Evil girl

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

I have ten day left to work now. I don't mind the job, but I mind Miyoung. She will no longer let me use the phone. I told her I would leave money behind but there is no reasoning with her. She is like dealing with a child. She wants me to spend ...

I don't wanna go., Dresden, Germany travel blog

I don't wanna go.

A travel blog entry by dresdenfae

I can not believe that this is so close to being over. Four more days in Dresden. I really don't know how to feel. Part of me is really sad. I have seen so many things that I never thought I would see. I have great friends here that I don't want to ...

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