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Palaces, valleys, churches, scenic areas
This is the city that can be visited during summers. The historic centers have a scenic setting. Frauenkirche is the original church that was destroyed during the Second World War. The City of Coventry is a tower not to be missed for its ruins. Zwinger Palace is constructed in baroque style and has sculptures, pavilions, and art collections. The porcelain collections here are a must see.
Schloss und Grünes Gewölbe is a museum that has a treasure chamber. The green diamond brought from the court of the Aurangzeb from India is placed here. The historic vault built in the 17th century has many historic collections of treasures. SemperOper is a beautiful opera house in this city. You can enjoy the acoustics and orchestra here.
Elbe Valley is a heritage site and has a Waldschlösschen Bridge that is a tourist attraction. Dresden Baroque Quarter has baroque style houses and is surrounded by antique stores. Elbwiesen River has a nice view where parties, barbeques are hosted and sports are played.
Großer Garten is a garden that has a miniature train. Kunsthofpassage is a passage where you will find buildings constructed creatively with artistic courtyard. Fürstenzug has one of the biggest pieces of porcelain paintings. This place is also considered a romantic spot.
Gläserne Manufaktur is a site where Volkswagen built the sedan. Pfunds Molkerei is a milk store with handmade tiles and entered the list of Guinness Book for being the most beautiful milk store.
Museums and galleries
Albertinum Museum has collections of romantic painters. Japanisches Palais was a palace that has several small museums depicting the prehistoric elements and garments from historic era.
Kasematten is a medieval fort. Military History Museum depicts the military history of Germany. German Hygiene Museum is a unique museum that depicts the history of hygiene from various cultures and eras.
Outdoor activities, local cuisine, and drinks
Activities, like rollerblading and rowing small boats, are popular here. You must take the paddle stream tour to view castles and get a glimpse of Saxon Switzerland.
Rollerblading or Rowing in small boats on the Carolasee in the Großer Garten. Take a stroll around the villas and villages like Kleinzschachwitz, Blasewitz, and Loschwitz.
Local festivals and events
Bunte Republik Neustadt is a street festival celebrated in June. Local musicians participate in this festival. Dixieland Festival is a Jazz festival and bands from Europe and America play here.
Filmnächte is a festival that screens movies in a beautiful setting. Christmas Markets are great to shop for trinkets, wood figures, and drink mulled wine.
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