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12 May 2008
Elbsandsteingebirge a climbing paradise

Elbsandsteingebirge

Elbsandsteingebirge is a small mountain area in the southeast part of Germany. The area is crossed by River Elbe and locates around 30 km upstream of Dresden the capital of Saxony. The Free State Saxony borders the South of the Czech Republic. The sandstone area is shared by both countries. The area is referred to as “Saechsische Schweiz” in Germany. But in the Czech Republic its called  “Böhmische Schweiz” The sandstone mountains are part of a chain of mountains. Followed in the […]