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... quite impressive. At about 4am the party began to fizzle out as people were getting up early and traveling on towards Romania. From chatting to people, we realised that we are probably the only team doing the route through Croatia and ...
... for the beer history (and other history) of Plzen.
After Michael had given us a great run down on the city, we headed off.
First stop was the Brewery for Pilsner
Urquell, one of two massive industrial facilities in Plzen, the other being the
Skoda factory that used to make weapons and now makes trains (some links to the
cars, but only in name - Mr Skoda started the factory, but never made a car).
... are some modern fountain sculptures, the Plague column and pretty coloured historical buildings along its edges. We must have a thing about going to places undergoing construction, because much of the old town was undergoing some pretty major refurbishment work so there were tractors and diggers and scaffolding blocking some streets. Unfortunately we also missed going up the church tower as there was an event on and it was closed, ...
... had to eat first. We found a little pub and popped in, the weather was becoming fierce outside; wind, and very dark skies.
What a wonderful surprise; the restaurant served gluten free food, nearly everything on the menu could be made gluten free. This had been a problem in Prague, there were very few selections so this was so very welcome. I had a meal called Tavern Potatoes; consisting of fried potato slices, a cream sauce with ham and broccoli over the ...
... around town and then I got myself a kebab and a beer, how many is that today - who cares, I'm on holiday, and went and sat on the grass by a little pond and ate my dinner. Now I'm back at the hostel and it is looking like I will have the room to myself. Fingers crossed. My train tomorrow isn't till 11am so I get a sleep in tomorrow too. Luxury. Summary of Plzen - it was worth half a day for the brewery tour and museum. Any longer and I'd be bored to ...