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... so the graves were dug up and the bones were placed inside the Ossuary. But when I say “placed”, think patterns and designs. There are huge piles of skulls, chandeliers made of bones, a large coat-of-arms for a prominent family totally made out of bones. It was a bit weird, but very interesting.
But now we are a matter of miles from the Polish border and we have a long drive to Warsaw ahead of us... You will just have to wait for the next ...
Only update were I'm now.
Cut my day a bit short yesterday, because of bad weather. Stopped just short of Goerliz.
120 km, through wet and slippery bikeways, crossing the "Saxon Schweiz", very challenging!
It is 6am now, will have breakfast, the weather looks good, will leave towards Wroclaw Poland, was formerly under German rule called "Breslau ...
... were even explanation cards in English for those non-German speakers.
Onwards and upwards to the top, where there are extensive ruins of a monastery and castle built in 1366. It is a ruin, having been destroyed by lightning in the 1500s but several areas are in very good repair, eg the priest’s rooms, the tower and the mortuary .
The remains of the Gothic church are impressive and ...
I don't want to do this but I guess I have to write my last entry until next summer when I travel all across the U.S.A. Oh did I just say that I wasn't suppose to tell well now you have a head start on the next blog. Good bye everypony oops my little brother has been watching to many My Little Pony videos. Well the wedding went well, we were dancing all night and taking (lots) of pictures. I got to see my long lost cousins, Camy and ...
Pulling into the drive way of the Palac Wojanow is certainly impressive both for hits beauty and for its history. Having lasted over 800 years and through several wars, being restored at least three times, in addition to being a royal gift this place has lasted the test of time. Palac Wojanow is a fitting place to begin one's journey together.
The horse drawn chariot gracefully rolled to the Church Entrance. The Bride ...