It was only after the fall of the wall that most people in the west realized how much the former East Germany was in disrepair. Reunification also meant rebuilding. Lots of money went into renovating the cities.
The much-debated "Birkenau" series by renowned painter Gerhard Richter is now on display at the Reichstag building in Berlin. The dark, abstract work is on loan and can be seen in the parliament's entrance hall.
The Frauenkirche, or Church of Our Lady, reconsecrated in 2005, is a landmark in Saxony's state capital. A look behind the scenes shows how church services, streams of visitors and concerts shape the daily routine.
Today, the #DailyDrone flies to the Frauenkirche, a Dresden landmark.
Florence on the Elbe - Baroque splendor from the Frauenkirche, the Church of Our Lady, to the Zwinger: a drone's-eye view of Dresden's most important sights, with a side trip to the trendy Outer Neustadt district.
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