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Dresden, Germany

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Recorded July 27, 2011

My visit to the Old Town in Dresden, Germany.

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Dresden 2019: Best of Dresden, Germany Tourism - TripAdvisor

On the banks of the lovely Elbe River, the German city of Dresden is lush and green, filled with forests and gardens and parks. The city is rich with cultural and artistic history; the great operatic composer Wilhelm Wagner debuted a number of works here in the 1800s and, today, an independent light opera company keeps the classical art form modern and fresh.

Dresden - Wikipedia

Dresden (German pronunciation: [ˈdʁeːsdn̩] (); Upper and Lower Sorbian: Drježdźany; Czech: Drážďany; Polish: Drezno) is the capital city and, after Leipzig, the second-largest city of the Free State of Saxony in Germany.It is situated in a valley on the River Elbe, near the border with the Czech Republic.. Dresden has a long history as the capital and royal residence for the Electors ...

Dresden travel | Saxony, Germany - Lonely Planet

Explore Dresden holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | There are few city silhouettes more striking than Dresden’s. The classic view from the Elbe’s northern bank takes in spires, towers and domes belonging to palaces, churches and stately buildings, and indeed it's hard to believe that the city was all but wiped off the map by Allied bombings in 1945.Dresden's cultural ...

Bombing of Dresden in World War II - Wikipedia

The bombing of Dresden was a British/American aerial bombing attack on the city of Dresden, the capital of the German state of Saxony, during World War II in the European Theatre.In four raids between 13 and 15 February 1945, 722 heavy bombers of the British Royal Air Force (RAF) and 527 of the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) dropped more than 3,900 tons of high-explosive bombs and ...

Dresden | Germany | Britannica.com

Dresden: Dresden, city, capital of Saxony Land (state), eastern Germany. Dresden is the traditional capital of Saxony and the third largest city in eastern Germany after Berlin and Leipzig. It lies in the broad basin of the Elbe River between Meissen and Pirna, 19 miles (30 km) north of the Czech border and

12 Best Things to Do in Dresden, Germany - TripSavvy

Dresden, located in the east of Germany, is also called "Florence at the Elbe" thanks to its idyllic location on the banks of the river, the city's Biergartens, its excellent examples of Baroque architecture, and world-class museums.Although 80 percent of Dresden’s historic center was destroyed in World War II, important landmarks have been rebuilt to their former splendor.

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