Grand Hotel Zvon
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Oh dear. We had no idea our travels in our "shuttle" would be in a compact car over a mountain road in the snow. It was only snowing lightly but our surroundings were a wonder winter land. Jimmy. I was driving the car and my shoulders were up to the top of my head. Some of the two lane roads only had room for one car. And the road was snow covered at one point. ...
After a typical Czech breakfast (bread followed later by meats and cheeses) and headed out to see Ottokar Square in Cesky Budweis in daylight. There were numerous timber crosses erected in the Square at various angles to the vertical to recognise Easter and Sampson Fountain was a magnificent site dominating the space of the Square. We then turned our attention to the day ahead and headed back to Cesky Krumlov. Daytime temperatures ...
Today, we came across an Old Edwardian in an exhibition at Schloss Harthiem, which was quite exciting. The castle is a relatively modest affair, but handsome enough. It is square and compact, with some semi-impressive towers. We were greeted at the entrance by a bustling, busy and enthusiastic lady; communication was achieved, just about. Inside, the castle is set around an open internal courtyard, with Italian style colonnades and walkways overlooking the central space. It was ...
... to be closed for renovations. Our experience so far with the smaller Czech towns however led us to believe that all the exhibits would not have English translations and we would not get much from the museum any way.
We made our way back towards our hotel and decided to stop at the most famous restaurant in Budejovice, Masne Kramy. According to one of the brochures, no visit to Budejovice is complete without having a bite to eat at Masne Kramy. We found this ...
... the Czech Republic in no way resembles the International version and apparently tastes pretty good according to people who tried it. We, instead, wandered around the town square for 30 minutes checking out the prices of clothing compared to western stores. Definitely cheaper for the same product in Czech Republic.
Once back we had dinner and then as the evening was still very warm we had a lovely stroll throught the centre of Linz. Delightful.