Travel Blogs from Vysocina Region
Allison had heard of a Church made of bones.
After failing to see the Jewish Cemetery we decided to catch the train out to Kutna Hora to see the church.
We got there and walked to the Church and said we'd like 2 please as Sophie had stayed at the apartment.
"Sorry we don't take cards, cash only." they said
... Holocaust and veterans of the two world wars. That night Michael took the men to a beer fest in town. We hopped the local bus and were there in 10 minutes. The venue was an old 5 story warehouse with very large rooms on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th floors. Each floor had bands playing and about 10 "beer tents". There were only a few hundred people when we got there at 5 pm but when we left at 9 pm there were thousands. Every beer earned you a stamp and when you got ...
Its getting to the business end of the semester (if you can call it that), so i've limited my weekend travel to day trips. This Sunday sojourn took me one hour west of Prague by train to Kutna Hora.
Kutna Hora was once a very significant settlement in the Republic, rivaling Prague in terms of its influence. Why? The huge silver deposits beneath the ground. This led to the town becoming very wealthy. The grand buildings ...
... nearly ready for harvesting. I have been watching the cars whizz by us - BMW's, Audi's, Mercedes, Das Autos, Alfa Romero, Citroens and every now and again a Toyota or Ford! The cars are amazing. Dave's thinks we should buy a car each, have it transported to the UK leave it with his friend for a year and then have them shipped over. What one should we ...
... showered, and whilst I was showering, I was wondering how on earth we were going to get our tent dry, and worrying about the hassle it would be to try and put away a damp tent. In the meantime, whilst I was wallowing, Lee had rigged up a temporary washing line in a 5 minute break in the rain, and when I returned from the shower I saw the wondrous sight of our tent blowing dry on a line strung between two apple trees. Ahh the joy! I then went to the store down the road for some milk ...
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