Elbe
Dresden to Prague

Dresden to Prague

Day 1, Sept 16: Dresden to Königstein, 40 km. We biked out of the hotel at noon, arriving at the Elbe path to find it packed with people biking, walking, cycling, and in-line skating. The entire city seemed to be out taking advantage of the sunny autumn Sunday. The day’s path was almost entirely at...
Berlin to Dresden Part II

Berlin to Dresden Part II

Day 5, Sept 10: Lutherstadt Wittenberg to Torgau, 78 km. Today was another long day of cycling, mostly along fields and, at times, along the Elbe. We both slept horribly at the camping site in Lutherstadt, kept awake by the nearby highway and the lights around the site. The morning was sunny, however, and we...
Berlin to Dresden Part I

Berlin to Dresden Part I

Day 1, Sept. 6: Berlin to Potsdam, 48 km In our tradition of starting later than expected, we rolled out of Kai’s apartment area after noon. Although Kreuzberg, where Kai lives, is nice and we were able to bike along a park canal for the start of the day, the path soon turned to busier...