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Mystery Building Nr. 8: The Brühl (Mile) District in Chemnitz

Our next mystery building article takes us to Chemnitz in central Saxony and in particular, this district. Located in the northern edge of the city center, 500 meters from Chemnitz Central Station (Chemnitz Hbf.), the Brühl Mile features a narrow street, flanked on each end with historic buildings- both those that survived the bombings of World War II as well as those that were constructed during the age of East Germany- and laden with lighting originating from the Communist era, where Chemnitz was once known as Karl-Marx-Stadt. 787 more words

Tourism

Mystery Bridge Nr. 77: A Bridge Shaped Like a Shoe

Our first Mystery Bridge of 2017 takes us back to Saxony in eastern Germany, and in particular, this bridge. This unusual structure spans the Chemnitz River at Hauboldstrasse, roughly 100 meters south of the Müllerstrasse Bridge in the northern part of Chemnitz. 680 more words

Germany

The Need to Seek God. Why prayer is more than tweeting Him!

Devotional Thought of the Day:

16 But he would go away to lonely places, where he prayed.  TEV  Luke 5:16

But there are other reasons why God has bestowed this external knowledge of Himself upon the minds of all men. 721 more words

Devotions

Karl Marx Stadt vor der Kongresshalle 

In 2010/11, I spent a year living and traveling in Germany. Most of my time was based in Berlin, I hadn’t been there to date and was curious to experience the culture and history of the city. 148 more words

Jigsaw Puzzles

Germany manhunt: 'IS link' to bomb suspect Al-Bakr - police

German police say a Syrian man arrested after a two-day manhunt probably had links to so-called Islamic State (IS).

Jaber al-Bakr, who arrived in Germany as a refugee, was detained in a flat in the eastern city of Leipzig early on Monday. 441 more words

World

🇩🇪 Breaking: Counter-terrorism operation underway in #Chemnitz, Germany

Germany: The City of Chemnitz is currently the scene of a major counter-terrorism operation. Sachsen Polizei are requesting via Twitter that no photos or images of the current operation be shared on traditional and social media. 165 more words

Emergency.Life

Frische Zürcher- Neuigkeit: Züri-Wiesn: «Wie Sechseläuten in Chemnitz»

Fundierter Bericht, das Lesen lohnt sich.

Das Oktoberfest nervt. Nicht nur wegen der vielen Leute die einen ohne Unterlass zu einem Gang ins Mass- und Haxenzelt zu nötigen versuchen, sondern auch wegen denen, die nicht müde werden… 565 more words

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