The Westin Bellevue Dresden
Travel Blogs from Dresden
I decided to skip the walking tour today and ended up sleeping most of the day. It was fabulous, and this ended up being a good plan since most of the sites were closed and it was wicked cold out.
I managed to roll out of bed in time to take a bath in my deep hotel tub, listen to some great music and sip the mini bar champagne while …
Tonight we rushed to get checked into the hotel so we could go pick up the kids for "parent time". I was so excited to hang with Calvin that I had researched the local offerings and found a quaint, medieval themed restaurant out of the tourist zone that I thought Calvin would dig. The Schankhaus Anno Domini was fabulous! It was very small and warm …
... leveled in WW2 and neglected for many years thereafter, now it is a beautiful city, recently rebuilt in the traditional style. Highlight of Dresden would be seeing the last piece of the old Frauenkirche, the new Frauenkirche and the murals and statues depicting Friedrich August the ...
... and murals dating back to the 1300's! Wow! Then we headed to an America/British store to help out from a shipment the lady got. Random I know but we 30euro for two hours of carrying boxes up and down stairs. LoL yep more of that along my journey would be great! Walked a fancy way back through the arty new scene of town to meet antje (Michelle partner). Whatever will I cook for my hosts tonight? Mmmm Grateful for first days paid ...
I'm pretty sure my whole idea about travelling overseas this year was to experience the places and cultures of wherever it is I may end up. More or less to not aim to see the sights but to live like a local.... Check! Did that today. I basically cooked breakfast for Michelle and prepared the dinner for the three of us (spag bowl) lol and looked all day for Flights around Europe. Oh and I had a nap too. I went into the main city centre with Michelle and sat in a cafe listening to ...
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