Hilton Dresden Hotel
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at least there was no jackhammer this morning but the bomb shelter toilet backed up overnight and flooded the bathroom. i had to throw on some clothes, walk down to the corner bakery and order a cup of hot tea for 1 euro so i could use their restroom. tim was alarmed by the strong methane fumes from the sewer water flooding into the place that had …
... ones that are, are full!!
Anyway, we arrived in Dresden and it was freezing cold. Since we were here in 2006, there have been some major changes. The walk to the old town centre, which used to be very East…as in drab buildings and closed shop fronts and just a general grey look, is totally different now. There are fantastic new buildings and shopping malls and it is all very inviting looking, whereas in 2006 ...
... proceeded to the ruins of Frauenkirche (Church of Our Lady), a church with baroque architecture. Near to the church is the Fürstenzug, a large mural of the rulers of Saxony. The mural was etched on a long structure and the build-up of the mural made it look very impressive. After the highlights of Dresden was a coach ride all the way to the capital of Germany, Berlin.
... warm around a fire at a local Christmas market situated in front of Dresden's famous "Singing Building"--an apartment block painted blue and designed to play water like a musical instrument through a series of pipes attached to its surface. This part of Dresden is over run with children annoyingly playing with loud squeeze toys that imitate the local wild life--mostly high pitched squawking birds. Lisa tells us that Dresden is the only big city in Germany where the birth rate ...
... know Mom will probably freak, hahaha) there was a bread bag with ein Brötchen in it, and no one had come to claim it and it looked fine and fresh, so I grabbed that too (I'm literally the breadwinner... or... bread finder...? but I suppose I would have to be since there is only one of me... whatevs, it was funny while it lasted... sort of...).
I stopped by another Lidl on the way home to deposit my second bottle, and ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility