Get in on Dresden

Germany, Dresden Guide (B): Get in on Dresden

As if I will ever be able to truly capture the spirit and ambiance of a place like Dresden in a single blog post! I did not know a city like this existed in Germany.

Dresden was so young. I felt like I was walking around a college campus most of the time, what with the laid-back, creative hipster clothing styles, interesting haircuts and colors, and student-aged people relaxing in coffee shops and colorful bars around each corner.

It was so inspiring, that I just had to do my photo post from Dresden all in vintage Polaroid format. Not even an option to do it another way. The only other time I felt a photo post deserved a more creative format than the typical 10-15 pictures was for Postcards in Portugal.

But Dresden. Dresden had a vintage and retro tone that splashed on every perspective of the city. For my French friend, Laura, and me, it all started in the Neustadt.

First of all, make sure you get the train stations straight. Dresden Central Station, or Hauptbahnhof, is located south of the Altstadt and river. Bahnhof Dresden - Neustadt is located north of the river and much closer to the Neustadt. If you're just coming for a day trip, the main Hauptbahnhof will suffice, but most lodging options are in the Neustadt, and you don't want to end up dragging your luggage for an hour! ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Get in on Dresden
Guide Location: Germany » Dresden
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Lollis Homestay Hostel Dresden   England, England   Max Neustadt   Schokoladenbar Cafe Bar Delikatessen   El Cubanito   Kunsthofpassage Dresden   Lady Yule   B and B Secondhand   Statue of August II   Katholische Hofkirche   Frauenkirche Dresden   Semperoper Dresdem   Furstenzug   Hausmannsturm   The Zwinger  
Author: Christy Swagerty
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