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The signature landmark of Dresden is the Frauenkirche, the Church of Our Lady. It is one of the most talked about German buildings in the recent past.
In World War II, air-raids wiped out Dresden, destroying many historic buildings and churches. Among them was the Frauenkirche, which collapsed into a 42 feet high pile of rubble; the ruins were left untouched for 40 years, a reminder of the destructive powers of war.
Dresden was on our way to Prague so we thought we would look at the old city, and the church they had to rebuild after the serious bombing during the war. We had a walk around, saw some great historic buildings and had a beer. It was a lovely city but me and Roy were both hot now, so we pushed on to Prague to find a hotel.
We thought about camping but wanted easy down time.
Also climbed a few steps in the church to have a look at the old city from above!!!
Joined the cycle brigade one day and rode to a village 26km away down the river Elbe. Nice ride although it was a bit hot (the weather has improved and its now 30+ degrees). The town – Meissen – is known for its famous porcelain. And its cathedral and castle!!! Quite a medieval town with cobbled streets. You can do ...
... Rang and spoke to the old mother, Ann. All good in her neck of the woods. Could not raise my mum, so decided to,call her later in the day. The $25 credit that i had on my AussieSim card has lasted well. I think that it is time to check online to see if they have been sneezy and automatically topped it up. It is not supposed to, but I wouldn't be surprised if they have.
We found a nice little cafe/bakery in the ...
... most of the view as we headed to Bad Schandau. This was supposed to be the most picturesque part of the journey - typical today was the worst day weather wise.
We crossed the Czech/German border at lunch time, and for several kilometres one half of the ship was in one country and the other half in the other. To mark the occasion they laid on a German food market, ...