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We are now approaching the Saxon "Switzerland" on the border with the Czech Republic. This is mining country and reminds me if the Colorado mining area. Silver and a bunch of rare earth metals were hauled out of this region until the mines died. The towns south and east of Zwichau are deep in the hills and now create the most incredible wood carved items and handmade lace. Gorgeous country as usual :) Zwichau is also known for the cars produced by the Horch factory - Audi ...
... the new camera Annabel bought and taking panoramic shots of mountains and and macro shots of flowers. They saw the boys cycling up to Sella and took some pass pics before having a coffee. Then they decided to go down the mountain and look at the shops. The goal was to travel down to a city at the bottom and the boys would ride down. They got to Worlkenstein where the boys were dropped off and the shops were shut for lunch. It was becoming quite overcast ...
If someone says, Germany is a flat country, they never biked through there. I crossed the "Fichtelgebirg", the little "Erzgebirge", plus heaps of hills not specially mentioned, but with all my luggage at least challenging.
After passing the town of Hof, I then came to the boarder Bayern /Sachsen .
I did take little notice at the sign there, that until November 12th 1989, Germany and Europe were divided at that point.
To my surprise, now on former East ...
I am in Zwickau, 40 km west of Chemnitz.
Will leave veery soon towards Dresden, a good 100 km distance.
Plan to have a day rest in Dresden, if everything works out.
Talk about yesterday and what will happen today from Dresden.
(Isaac and Sebastian,your cards will be coming!
... another hour (we'll see when we get there) But on the whole the experience has been absolutely fantastic and I've enjoyed every minute, the concerts we've played have been so well received by an incredibly appreciative German crowd, the staff have been extremely good fun, and this is just a representation of the fantastic group of people who have made this tour the highlight of my year so ...