From Dresden to the Wild Hell –
That Sunday we did everything!

One Sunday in August Therése was inviting international researchers and their partners to a real hiking tour. Thirteen brave hikers from India, Iran, Palestine, Serbia, Vietnam and Singapore joined in the challenging trip to the “Schrammsteine”. This is what Siavash says about the trip: “Hiking in “Sächsische Schweiz” with Therése was real fun. She chose a very diverse path, which had a great impact on our motivation. On Sunday we did everything! From riding a normal train (S-Bahn) and crossing the Elbe on boat, to going through the mountains using a historical train, and from walking on normal dusty roads […]

“Tight, but not necessarily painful” – Climbing tour in the Saxon Switzerland

What do the Deutsche Bahn and the TUD Welcome Center have in common? Read this article and find it out ;) Last Saturday, on a stunning sunny day, we took 15 international young researchers to a climbing tour to the Saxon Switzerland (in German: “Sächsische Schweiz). This national park just about 30 minutes by train in an eastward direction from Dresden consists of not less than 1.000 sandstone climbing peaks and many hollows, a paradise for hikers and climbers. Being so close to Dresden we go there quite often for hikes and even rafting. But last Saturday we were ready for new action. The guides from Kanu […]