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... a smooth check-in.
It has to be said that 1/2 day in Dresden is not enough. With travel to and from, it is pretty much essential that you have at least a 2 night stay. We didn't so we short-changed ourselves and did not do justice to Dresden.
We had a quick snack of rolls and peanut-butter then struck out to see the sights around 2:00. There are too many sights to describe. Suffice to say that Dresden is absolutely loaded with fine old ...
our first stop in Germany was the city of Dresden. Many impressive structures and a statue of Martin Luther at the centre square. A local speciality of curry wurst at a very mild level 2 out of 7. bearing in mind that 3 is as hot as tobasco sauce. Back onto bus then to Berlin! (And the ...
... war, Mikey thought it would be a good idea to watch some documentaries on WWII which have been horrifying to say the least. Watching the scenes of Dresden burning to the ground after we were only there a week or so ago, was shocking. Hard to believe that this was only 70 years ago, and unbelievable to think how the city could have picked itself back up and rebuilt itself to what it is today.
They have rebuilt many of the buildings in the older style, and since ...
... Gebäude gezeigt hat. In 1945 25,000 leute sind gestorben. Dresden does have a very unique feel to it, everything is newly rebuilt, but still feels old, in fact the Frauenkirche (Church of our lady) was only rebuilt in the mid 1990s with the help of fundraising events being held across the world. I asked our guide why it took so long to rebuild it? She said that since the building was on the East side of Germany, they didn't want to rebuilt it because it stood ...
The best part about flying isn't the anticipation of ultimately landing in some foreign land, it isn't the excitement of seeing old friends or meeting new people, it isn't the places you'll see and memories you'll make. The best part, or least the most intense part, for me, lies in those few death defying moments before the plain takes off. If you close your eyes and lean back and let your senses hone in on your surroundings, if you ...
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