Dresden is also knowen as "Elbflorence" - did you know this?
Because of the climate and the mediterranean atmosphere, Dresden got these nickname. You will find a lot of histirical and baroque sight, for example the opera house, the zwinger, the castle and the church of our ladys.
After a big sightseeing tour you can have lunch or dinner in one of the great restaurants, which are to find in the area "Weisse Gasse" and "Münzgasse", where a lot of them will served traditional saxony dishes. Also you can go shopping and enjoy the sun on a wonderful summerday on the Brühl Terrace.
The beautiful castles in Moritzburg and Pillnitz and the porcelain city of Meißen are just stone´s throw far from the city.
Enjoy your visit and have a wonderful time!