Queens Castle Hostel

145 146 Velke Namesti, Hradec Kralove, Bohemia, Czech Republic | Hostel
 

Travel Blogs from Hradec Kralove

Starting point of my car trip to Italy

A travel blog entry by zdenek.zeman

I left Podebrady early morning and got to Italy via Germany, following advice of my "Kacena" (GPS). When I I was approaching Alps mountains, even the trip along the highway start looking interesting., tunnel - bridge - tunnel - bridge - ..., and beautiful views of the mountains started opening along the ...

City of Churches and Bones

A travel blog entry by danielpinno

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... The beers were good although my goulash was a little salty. Steffie ordered a platter which was pretty good as well. The bill came out to 399CZK or 16€ for 2 people!

On the way back Steffie wanted to check out the local supermarket which just happened to be a Tesco, a British owned Walmart style supermarket. We had a look around and bought some local beers and went back to the B&B to have a chat with the Polish couple who were upstairs.

I call that a successful day!
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Bones and mines to end my trip!

A travel blog entry by katiehallberg

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... capital because they found silver and it became a fairly rich town and a few castles and cathedrals were built, but when the silver ran out so did their source of income and people moved to Prague. Today its a very cute little town with some CREEPY stuff!



We first went to the Kostnice Sedlec Church, which use to be a graveyard and apparently they had ...

Sedlec Ossuary

A travel blog entry by graybeard

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... and, suddenly, that cemetary became a very popular place to be buried. According to signs at the chapel, the belief was that, because of the Golgotha dirt a body buried there would decompose completely in only 3 days time leaving only bleached bones. For reasons I don't understand people thought that would be a great thing to have happen to their bodies so lots of people wanted to be buried in this particular little cemetery.

With ...

Jo Bros in Bohemia

A travel blog entry by awesomed

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... uses every bone found in the human body. It was really something to see all of those skulls and have to come to terms with the fact that that used to be under someone's face.

Our final destination of the day was to be the Cathedral of St. Barbara. All we had to do was walk toward the center of the city toward the really tall spires. It seemed simple enough...but following ...

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This hostel, located on 145 146 Velke Namesti, Hradec Kralove, is near White Lady on the castle Jindrichuv Hradec.
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