From Dresden, I took a train and then a ferry along the Elbe to Rathen, where I stayed in the attic of Bacharach, an old castle-transformed-into HI hostel, and hiked through the elevated trails at Basteigebiet. I highly recommend this route.
My blog serves two purposes: to let friends and family know what I'm up to while on trips abroad, and to give travel advice from the perspective of a fellow traveler, rather than from a guidebook writer.
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