Tips for the upcoming week
(24 – 30 April 2015)

Friday, 24 April 2015: Aguas – Sound of Armenia The aim of Aguas is to combine traditional Armenian melodies with other music styles, such as flamenco, jazz and funk. In their musical arrangements oriental sounds meet tango rhythm and Armenian dances. The three musicians all have different musical and cultural backgrounds – they come from Armenia, Ukraine and Moldavia and met in Dresden to form this extraordinary band. Beginning: 8 p.m.; Admission: €14/ €10 (reduced); How to get there: Dreikönigskirche, Hauptstraße 23, 01097 Dresden; TRAM 4,8,9 ‘Neustädter Markt’ stop or TRAM 3,6,7,8,11 ‘Albertplatz’ stop. www.mzdw.de/konzert%C3%BCbersicht/24-04-2015-aguas Saturday, 25 April 2015: Wine […]

Excursion to Berlin 27 to 28 September 2014

Probably many of you have already been to the capital of Germany. That’s why we have organized an excursion, which will lead you to spots of Berlin that are not on the typical touristic tracks. On our schedule for these days is of course a visit of the German Bundestag (parliament). We will also have a guided walk through “Neukölln”, the cultural melting pot of Berlin. Besides we will do a guided tour on top of “Teufelsberg”, literally “Devil’s Mountian”, an abandoned spy station that was used by the Americans during the Cold War. As another highlight we get in […]

Bike trip to Schloss Wackerbarth

Last Sunday Matthias accompanied the international guest researchers for a bike trip to Schloss Wackerbarth and and it´s vinyards. They met in front of the TU Dresden Welcome Center. At Schloss Wackerbarth the group enjoyed a guided tour where they learnt about the cultivation and production of wine. After this enriching lecture there was of course the possibility to taste some wine made by Wackerbarth. Check coming events here: http://ddcwelcome.wordpress.com/calendar. Matthias, thanks for the tour and for organizing missing bikes! (Fotos: M. Wambold)

06.04.2014: Bike Tour to Schloss Wackerbarth + Wine-Tasting

Meeting point is the Welcome Center at 11.00 a.m. at April 6th. We go by bicycle to Schloss Wackerbarth in Radebeul. In your Welcome Center package you got a voucher for a guided tour and wine tasting at Schloss Wackerbarth. If you still have this, please bring it. There will be a possibility to use it! Tickets are also available for 11€ p.p.(children 7-15 years 5,5€; under 7 years the entrance is free). If you would like to participate, but drink something non-alcoholic instead, please let us know. We can order some juice instead of wine. Alternatively you could just […]