Berlin, 1945. There are many questions hanging over the heads of Germany’s rail passengers. Is this line still running? Do I have the right papers? Will my destination look anything like the town or city in my memory? 493 more words
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We ate a typical GDR lunch in Potsdam; Dumpling, boiled pork and sauerkraut washed down with the local beer. The dumpling, I remembered better, as suet pudding. 363 more words
During the morning we cruised through the region know as Saxon Switzerland. The river is lined with dramatic cliffs and interesting sandstone formations.
We docked in Bad Schandau and after lunch we enjoyed views from the 656-foot-high Bastei. 118 more words