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Travel Blogs from Prague
... her to identify that way. The split from Czechoslovakia into the Czech Republic and Slovakia could fill a heap of blog posts by itself, and is very interesting, because it's one of the few times that two countries have split peacefully - it's known as the 'velvet divorce' because it was so peaceful.
We spent a while in the Old Town Square itself, as there is plenty to see there, and then headed up through Wencesles Square to the old ...
... interesting to see what areas are worn down on the statues.
But what I am enjoying is the sounds here. Mainly it is all the languages you here as you walk around, Czech, English, German, Japanese, French, Russian and more. Languages I may or may not recognize.
(Note: We were were not kicked out of the cabin by the conductor so we are set)
On to Zilina.
Prague is cold. I mean really freezing cold. I was cold all day during our morning at the old town square and at the Terezin Concentration Camp. There was no warmer part of the day - it was just cold all the way through.
We started in the cold and headed to the Old Town Square. We took the trollies there, which seems to be what most people take and is a really efficient way to get around town. There are stops everywhere.
At the Square, we got some warm mead at the ...
This is my last entry. I thought I would just leave you with some selections
from my notebook. Meet some of the people whom I interviewed this week.
I depart full of gratitude. To a person everyone has been very willing to share
their thoughts and experiences. It has inspiring and humbling to learn about
their lives. The pictures are mostly of my favorite neighborhood here, Mala
Strana, with some shots of Kampa island as well. Thanks ...
Early this morning I finally got to kind of speak with Ryan a bit through some facebook messages. It made me so happy to hear from him I got a bit teary. I wish I could have all my friends and family here with me! I went to wash my hair and Baba mentioned that it's actually a sit down shower. I get it now! seems a bit gross though. I ended up spraying water straight into my ear... Hopefully I get the hang of it soon! For breakfast today I had some apple cake/pie and ...