Hotel Am Markt Residenz
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... at work And meat roasting spits Live entertainment And made to wear kits The fair maiden, I Tried my archery skills If the target were game I'd have bulls eyed two kills All other markets Just seemed not compare But were still fun to visit In the cool Christmas air ~ Now when we think diary, Or at least kiwis do, We think lollies and ice blocks And Indians too Well we found a dairy Pfund's, true to its name Selling cheeses and milks In ...
... that followed. An estimated 35,000-135,000 people were killed, with the figures so broad due to the unknown thousands of refugees in the town fleeing the Russian advance that were also killed. It's a very controversial element of the war as the town had no economic, strategic, or resource worth and was full only of civilians. It took two weeks to openly cremate all of the victims. Horrific. The town is now very beautiful, with ...
That afternoon we
visited the Konigstein Fortress, this again is another wonderful feet of
engineering and a very interesting place to explore.
Our accommodation in
Dresden was at the A&O Hotel, this is a basic but excellent value hotel
that appeared to cater to all age groups regardless and was again in the city
and a very good base from which to explore the city on foot.
... ending as they always do in the shop. Even in the outlet section the cheapest thing I saw was a thimble for €100 so sorry Mum but you won't be getting a present.
Then went back onto the bus to the top of Meissen hill. We hadn't even seen the hill when we arrived as it was hidden in the fog, but finally the sun had come out!!! Walked with our guide Zabina, first up the hill to see the Cathedral and palace, and then down 111 steps into the market ...
... heated ceramic floors for a heating system which is really quite different and nice to keep our toes warm. Heading out in a bit to the town square where we saw some delicious looking pizza being served at a restaurant; it's nice out right now so a good day to eat out.
One funny thing we have noticed is how some Germans seems to be rather conformists. There is a line of clothing called Jack Wolfskin (I looked it up on wikipedia and ...