Dresden ( / ˈdrɛzdən /, German: [ˈdʁeːsdn̩] ( listen); Upper Saxon: Dräsdn; Upper Sorbian: Drježdźany) is the capital city of the German state of Saxony and its second most populous city after Leipzig.
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 100 miles (160 km) south of Berlin.
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Located in the heart of Dresden the concert & opera hall offers 1,300 seats. We visited the Semperoper for Bellini’s ‘La Sonnambula’ starring Georg Zeppenfeld as ‘Count Rodolfo’ and Nicole Chirka as ‘Teresa’. We found the Sächsischer Staatskapelle and the Staatsopernchor Dresden under Antonello Allemandi (1957) to be very ...
About Dresden On the banks of the lovely Elbe River, the German city of Dresden is lush and green, filled with forests and gardens and parks.
One of the most beautiful cycle paths in Germany leads through Dresden Elbland: the Elbe Cycle Path. On a two-day tour without any significant ascents between Pirna and Riesa you will discover the most beautiful spots. It gets a little more demanding in the hilly area southwest of Dresden.