Ramada Hotel Leipzig City Centre
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Today was spent in Leipzig- formally a part of communist East Germany. We had (fancy) coffee at the Zum Arabischen Coffe Baum, a coffee house with a coffee museum. We also visited the Thomaskirche, a church where Martin Luther preached and where Johann Sebastian Bach was choirmaster and is now buried (his original burial place was destroyed in ...
... oil fine. Fun chasing the Czech arctics on the faster roads they seem to be limited to about 70mph. Finished earlier today just over 400 miles but is either somewhere I now on route Colditz straight into a hotel out for snack and beer or push on an extra 70 miles to Dresden and struggle to find a hotel. Sorry put pictures on next day. Plus on digital ...
... of Robert's lieder. Again, there were no English translations, but it was cool to hear Schumann's music in a room where he used to present his music to the publicl. But we definitely overestimated how much time we would need to spend here so we have changed our plans a little bit and will be hopping on a train to Prague tomorrow!
Don't freak out mom.
... guide as hugely knowledgeable about the castle and a lot of the prisoners held there including the first British soldier to escape, Airey Neave. He went on to become an MP and was murdered by the IRA.
More info on the castle here - http://www.schloss-colditz.com/
On leaving the castle I headed back down the steep & windy cobbled...you get the message...
Yup, took the very same wrong turning......there's a lesson there I think!!!
... as it has been declared a world heritage town by UNESCO. This means that funding has been granted and building works are hurriedly in progress, in preparation for when the world's gaze will be focussed here in 2017. This will mark the 500th anniversary of the posting of the Luther's 95 theses on the door of the 'Schlo▀kirche' condemning the practice of selling indulgences. The church within the palace has a tall tower with ...
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