Cross Country Hotel Leipzig

Stegerwaldstr. 102-104, Leipzig, Saxony, 04416, Germany | Hotel
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A Different 4th

A travel blog entry by travelink

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... be appropriate and I could order some food that was definitely American—barbecue ribs and onion rings. I could have had a dessert of Bananas Foster (with a German twist), but I was full after my entrée. I even dressed in as near rot, weiß und blau (red, white and blue) as my clothing options allowed. As it turned out the only thing missing was the fireworks, as there were firecracker celebrations intermittently during the night celebrating Germany’s World Cup victory ...

BMW--Bach, Mendelssohn, Wagner....and others

A travel blog entry by travelink

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... During my walk there I came upon an area that demonstrates how much Germans value their gardens. When traveling by train you often see small, but immaculately groomed areas in the back of houses with a shed and garden of some type. In some towns there isn't room for these on each person's property so there is an area of the town where people can have space and a garden. I had been unable to get a good picture of this on any of my train travel. On my way to the clinic I ...

Day 5: Leipzig

A travel blog entry by alliemhill

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Not a whole lot happened today. Most museums closed, so I spent lots of time in bookstores and poking around. I did go to the Stasi-Museum, which was interesting and not what I expected. It was very grass-roots, including hand-lettered signs on cardboard. Again, part of the unequivocally critical take on the ...

Day 4: Leipzig

A travel blog entry by alliemhill

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... Forum Leipzig, which has a permanent exhibit about Germany's divided history. This exhibit surprised me, because the take-away message was really negative. The exhibit was quite disorganized and (maybe intentionally) mixed the examples of every-day life with information about spying, oppression, and escape attempts. Also interesting is that much of the exhibit wS only in German. I had ...

Day 3: Leipzig

A travel blog entry by alliemhill

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... buildings were neat. I also had a nice cup of tea and piece of okay cake in the peaceful cafe there. In the evening, I walked around the area of the hotel, which is the Südvorstadt. It's a nice and lively part of the city, sort of reminiscent of Portland's Alberta district. Had dinner (a giant bowl of soljanka) at a nice place called Cafe ...

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