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12 May 2008
Elbsandsteingebirge a climbing paradise

Elbsandsteingebirge

Sandstone mountains 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 the city 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 region is well known as “Saechsische Schweiz” in Germany. But, however, in the Czech Republic, it’s called  “Böhmische Schweiz”. The sandstone mountains are part […]