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"Guckenspiel", Glockenspiel, Neues Rathaus, Marienplatz, München, Germany, fotoeins.com

Fotoeins Friday : “Guckenspiel”, Munich Marienplatz

Why look at the Glockenspiel when I can look at the people staring at the very same Glockenspiel? Munich is something of an old hat: comfortable, familiar, and a cut of the Bavarian blue-and-white-diamond cloth. And so here I am in the Bavarian capital on a beautiful late-autumn afternoon, and the crowds have gathered once again for the daily noon ritual at Marienplatz. I stand back and watch the people look up, waaaay up …

"Guckenspiel", Glockenspiel, Neues Rathaus, Marienplatz, München, Germany, fotoeins.com

I made the photos above on 16 November 2015. This post appears on Fotoeins Fotopress at fotoeins.com as http://wp.me/p1BIdT-85F.

Glockenspielpavilion, Zwinger, Dresden, Germany

Carillon (Glockenspiel) at Dresden’s Zwinger

Located on the bank of the Elbe river, Dresden is the capital city of the state of Saxony in east-central Germany near the Czech border. The Zwinger Palace in the Old Town is one of the most famous baroque buildings in Germany. Along with the Frauenkirche nearby, the Zwinger is one of many famous landmarks in Dresden.

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