Friday, October 03, 2008

Dresden - a reconstructed city

Most of Dresden has been entirely rebuilt in its original style, after being bombed in the Second World War. The original stones were reused where possible, giving many of the buildings a patchwork appearance as the new stone doesn't match the colour of the old.

3 comments:

kouji said...

fascinating. hopefully i can visit one day.

haiku-shelf said...

I love your Dresden-photos!

Devika said...

Hi!

The glory of old cities are a fasination to me...
And my only source is such wonderful photos..
travelling these places- a very distant dream..too distant perhpas for this life..

so Thank you!
devika

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