Görlitz: the remains of movie magic

April 26, 2014

I was inspired to visit Görlitz after watching The Grand Budapest Hotel  . . . I should have learned by now the reality never lives up to the art but what can you do . . . you just want to be that much closer to something that captures your imagination.

Closed... looking through a glass door
Closed… looking through a glass door
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Storefronts in the city empty and shutdown
storefronts in the city empty and shutdown

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Oberlausitzische library . . . I love beautiful libraries
Oberlausitzische library . . . I love beautiful libraries
Church door had faded to the most beautiful shade of blue
church door faded to the most beautiful shade of blue
Typical former DDR small town dilapidation
Typical former DDR small town dilapidation
a little art nourvea typography before reaching the train station
a little art nouveau-ish typography before reaching the train station