Dresden is the capital city of the Free State of Saxony, a federal state in the eastern part of Germany. Together with other cities in Saxony, Saxony Anhalt and Thuringia, Dresden is part of the so-called metropolitan region of Central Germany.
Often referred to as “Florence of the Elbe”, Dresden shares many similarities with this Italian city, impressing visitors with its abundance of imposing art and enchanting architecture. Set on the backdrop of the Elbe River, the famous Baroque-style skyline makes for a stunning view. Finding your way around such a beautiful city can be a lot of fun, but also very time-consuming if you don’t have any points of reference. This web portal was developed to help visitors to Dresden, providing an overview of accommodations in the city and its surrounding areas, revealing the important sights to see, suggesting attractive excursion destinations, and takes a peek into the kitchens of some of the city’s best restaurants. Naturally, cultural offerings are also particularly prevalent in Dresden; as such this portal has a few tips at the ready.