Royal Inn Leonardo Hotel
Travel Blogs from Dresden
... 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 ...
... it and hearing about how quickly it went up, literally overnight, is just mind boggling. Heard stories about kids having sleepovers on the other side and not being able to get back to their families the following day. In saying that, the walls height isn't that impressive. But some of the artwork that is on it now was really cool. To think it only came down in 1989. Next we drove past ...
... flags and German beer (getting quite used to all this beer!).
This afternoon we went ashore for our coach trip to Bastei, a rock formation 600ft above the Elbe with fantastic views down to the river. Well the postcard showed the fantastic view as we couldn't even see the river! At least the bright red brollies were colourful.
Had a quick look around Bad Schandau ...
... saying hallo to everyone we rode past, and stopping every 5-10kms or so to have a checking map/drink/chocolate break.
Today was also the first day or our accent over the mountains which divide Germany and the Czech Republic. The hills began about 2 hours into our journey and became steeper and steeper. I can't believe how much more difficult it is to ride up hills with weight. I know it sounds really obvious, but I have never felt like my knees were going to pop out of ...
... that meant he had never seen my arrival time, location or the number to reach me. ****.
I sent him a couple more messages, desperately hoping they’d be picked before 10PM. They weren’t.
There was another message on my CS inbox from another person who couldn’t host me but recommended a cool and cheap hostel right in the centre of the nightlife of Neustadt, the modern/trendy area north of the Elbe river. She mentioned the place itself was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services