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Baroque castles in Saxony - Dresdner Zwinger

Saxony travel destinations

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Potato pancakes recipe or Grompere Kicheler, Dotsch, Klitscher

Potato pancakes recipe – Grompere Kichelcher, Dotsch, Klitscher

Potato pancakes are more than just a side dish; they are a piece of German food culture. In many families they are an integral part of the menu and are particularly popular in the cold season. But potato pancakes are not only popular in Germany. They have many faces and have different names in different regions. With ...
Seiffener Knappenschmaus

Nine things and Saxon specialties from the Ore Mountains

Neunerlei and Saxony's home-made food in the Ore Mountains What is a Neunerlei and what kinds of Saxon specialties from the Ore Mountains are there? We got to the bottom of this question between Seiffen, Annaberg-Buchholz and Oberwiesenthal (map). That's why we spent three days on a culinary journey of discovery through the Ore Mountains. The region in Saxony offers ...
Erzgebirge folk art manufacturer Erzgebirge folk art travel tips for slow travelers

Discover old Erzgebirge folk art

A journey on which you will discover Erzgebirge folk art. Erzgebirge folk art Seiffen is famous. Erzgebirge folk art Manufacturers of candle arches, pyramids, smokers, nutcrackers and other wooden figures have a long tradition in Saxony. In other words, the region in Saxony is known for the Erzgebirge wood art and its handicrafts. Along the border with the Czech Republic, these belong to ...
Mulled wine recipes

Which recipes make mulled wine a pleasure

You should know these recipes for mulled wine. Every year before Christmas we like to enjoy the evenings in peace and quiet. We make it hyggelig, like the Danes. Cozy. Peacefully. Full of enjoyment. This definitely includes a cup of mulled wine and home-baked Christmas cookies. There are many versions of how to prepare mulled wine. At the ...
Dienstbotentrakt in the lock Proschwitz

Castle Proschwitz unbelievable success story

Proschwitz Castle in Saxony “I am the princess,” is how the friendly lady greets us in front of the gate of Proschwitz Castle in Saxony. "Follow me quickly before the storm approaches!" She looks at the dark clouds, which are now getting closer and closer. "I really want to show you the view from...
Baroque castles in Saxony - Dresdner Zwinger

Castle Tours in Germany to famous Castles in Saxony

Three baroque palaces in Saxony We like castles and palaces in Saxony very much. Everyone who likes castles should know these three baroque castles in Saxony. The Dresden Zwinger impresses with its orangery. Wackerbarth Castle in Radebeul offers excellent wines. And finally, Moritzburg Castle offers a great ...
Altzella Monastery

What monastery Altzella teaches about the herbal cuisine

Altzella Monastery in Saxony There is not much left of Altzella Monastery. At first I am a little disappointed when we arrive at the monastery parking lot in Saxony. In front of us I see a few houses that remind me more of a farm. I would never have thought of a monastery if I hadn't known ...
Castle Mildenstein at the Freiberger Mulde

So a visit to Castle Mildenstein is an experience

Mildenstein Castle in Saxony Admittedly, we had never heard of Mildenstein Castle near Leisnig before our trip through the Schlösserland Saxony. Nevertheless we visited her. Because we were invited to an event. We should learn to cook medievally. That definitely piqued our curiosity. We had a couple of ...
Mango-mint smoothie with tortellini salad

Mango-mint smoothie with tortellini salad

Tortellini Salad with Mango-Mint Smoothie Imagine that you are walking through a herb garden in a ruined monastery and collecting the herbs that you need for your meal. That is exactly what we experienced in the Altzella monastery. With the exception of a few buildings, the monastery has only survived as a ruin. The garden supplies ...


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