Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia Travel Guide

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Germany's traditional charm is most evident in the eastern states of Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, and Thuringia. The area formed the core of the former communist German Democratic Republic (referred to by its German acronym, DDR, or its English equivalent, GDR), but there is hardly any left today. Instead an unspoiled German state of mind predominates.

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Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia Hotels

Hotels in eastern Germany are up to international standards and, due to economic subsidies in the 1990s, often far outshine their West German counterparts...read more

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Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia Restaurants

Enterprising young managers and chefs have established themselves in the East, so look for new, usually small, restaurants. People in the region are extremely...read more

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Things To Do in Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.

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