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In the footsteps of Kurt Vonnegut - Slaughterhouse 5 Tour

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Alternative City walks in Dresden to the topics Kurt Vonnegut, Street Art Tours and the anti pub crawl Nightwalk Dresden. If would walk or bike away from the tourist paths, you are welcome to this alternative offers in Dresden.
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Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

If you’ve read the book Slaughterhouse 5, if you’re interested in Kurt Vonnegut Jr’s life story or if you want to know more about the bombing at Dresden, this is a perfect tour for you! You can contact Danilo directly by phone, using the number...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 707suzanec
boofer97, Inhaber at In the footsteps of Kurt Vonnegut - Slaughterhouse 5 Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2018

"Obrigado" for this great review. I wish me next year to the 50th anniversary of the publishing of the Novel "Slaughterhouse 5" some more guests, and maybe your review will help a little bit. If you are back in Brazil - say greetings to this...More

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

I am so happy I booked this tour. My original idea was just to wonder around and see Slaughterhouse 5 and the city, what I didn't know is that it's not accessible without a tour guide. Danilo is a great guide with a lot if...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ullalalla
boofer97, Inhaber at In the footsteps of Kurt Vonnegut - Slaughterhouse 5 Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2018

Hi, thank you for this unique review. Yes, I wish mee guests for this tour and the "Big Hike for peace" from Dresden to Hellendorf 40 km in one day - April to Sep.2019 one time per month. Take care.

Reviewed 3 June 2018

I did the tour in May 2018. Danilo is an excellent guide, he put the story of Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse 5 and the bombing of Dresden into a well researched historical context. He has followed up on Vonnegut's records and he has open access to the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Mick N
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I booked the tour through Get Your Guide which is what showed up when I googled to book the tour. Not sure if that was the incorrect way or what. I got to the meeting site 15 minutes early, when 11am came no one ever...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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boofer97, Inhaber at In the footsteps of Kurt Vonnegut - Slaughterhouse 5 Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Hi Phoebe, thank you for you critic. Yes, I was not on the meetingpoint, because I copied your booking as Nightwalk tour, and wrote this so in my calender. Yes, you be upset, because you planed your trip to Dresden for this tour. Yes you...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018

I'm the son of a Slaughterhouse Five prisoner. My father and Kurt Vonnegut were friends. I have correspondence from Kurt to my dad regarding their time in the Slaughterhouse. My husband and I had the opportunity to visit Dresden while on a tour of Germany....More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank runningboy13
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This tour was the highlight of my time in Dresden, because Slaughterhouse Five was why I was there in the first place. The bombing of Dresden is a highly politicised and debatable subject. If you're coming just for a few facts and not being challenged...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank S6578KMlisad
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This tour is excellent, but requires 2 hours of walking, so be prepared! Our guide is well versed on Vonnegut and WWII. The tour was informative and fun. There were 6 in our group.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Rocki47
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I booked the Kurt Vonnegut Walking Tour for a Sunday , my last day in Dresden, in August. I was early at the meeting point, which I found easily enough , but the only person waiting for me there was lady with a sign in...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Beruang
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Danilo was a wonderful guide and went above and beyond to answer questions and help with logistics. He was quick to respond to set up the tour last minute. The tour itself was informative and Danilo was well versed in the history of the area...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Meghan B
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed this tour. I hadn't read the book, so the guide went out of His way to get me in touch with what was going on in the book and the city. He also went out of his way to accommodate Us with...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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