Travel Blogs from Cesky Krumlov
... are! Town just as I imagined. Motel lovely and lots of little streets to wander around and bars and restaurants. Went up in the castle, which isn't so impressive, and up the tower. Then wandered a bit more, had a drink at a bar, then dinner on the river , watching the canoes and rafts coming in. Then went to a piano bar and sat with a yank from Charlstn... Had a good ...
Today was very exciting, we set off early in the car to travel over the border into the Czech Republic. we collected two friends of Elfi and Gottfried inLinz, and it took about 2 hours to drive. The border was very disappointing! No guards, no passport control!
The countryside was lovely, lots of forests and alongside the Moldau river, which is a centre for lots of water sports.
We parked near the Castle ...
... she stayed at and sat down to reminisce.
A while later, after further strolling through the city we sat down for dinner in one of Emma's favourite restaurants and had some hearty Czech fare, Roast Duck and Bread Dumpings for Andy and Chicken Breast with Potatoes for Emma, this time more Gluten friendly!
With most of the city explored we headed back to the hotel to watch the sunset over the township from our room and update our little story for you ...
... we decided to keep the sporty vibe going and hiked up to the top of Krizovy vrch (Cross Hill), a small hill on the outside of town, at the top of which is a closed chapel and some precious views with hardly another person. We walked back through the City Park, and after another lunch by the river, we ventured into the castle, to the top of the tower for more splendid views. On the way, you have to stop and say hello to the 2 bears living in the castle moat. Keeping bears at the chateau is ...
... about this. I liked the salt mine but thought it was more about what they made out of the salt mine, instead of mining the salt. This was all about mining the graphite. It seemed like when they decided to close the mine, they just dropped everything and left. And now as tourists, we get to suit up in full mine gear and go in. We got to ride a little train about a kilometre in, not down as this is just straight into the mountain. There we explored the grey marble ...
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