Travel Blogs from Ostravice
After an early breakfast we carried our suitcases outside the hotel and then walked 15 minutes through Old Town to a street where the bus was able to park. The bus navigated through Prague and suburbs, then on a four-lane highway West for four hours. We did make one stop at a fast food place with free bathrooms - McDonalds, of course. It did have an actual coffee bar with ...
... I'm still alive so i think it was okay! ha. The taste was interesting. Not bad, but not sure i would eat it on a regular basis!!
My grandparents live on the border of Poland and Czech Republic!! So cool to be able to walk over to the Czech side and get some good beers!! Oh and i can drink with my grandparents....love that!!
On the hard stuff..... i got to know some things about my birth mother that i never knew before. She played the guitar and piano. She ...
Its 3.41am. Our train is delayed at a place called Bohumin, somewhere near the border of Poland. The estimated delay has been increased from 14 minutes to 60 minutes. Sleep isn't really a realistic option, though there are people giving it a go, around me, sitting, slouched, lying on the floor, by my feet, in doorways and the corridor. Its hot. The train reeks of dry sweat, body odour, feet and general filth. ...
... a breath taking view of the city and distant mountains (the Jeseniky Mountains) awaited us.
On the way home we learned a popular children's rhyme: "Sláva nazdar výletu, nezmokli jsme, už jsme tu." It roughly translates to "It was a successful trip; we didn't get wet (or it didn't rain), we had fun, and we're already back!" I will be saying this rhyme about my time here in the Czech Republic all too soon.
... s house, an old post office, a pub, a church, barns and workshops. There are also stalls with crafts. We spent about 2 hours there and then continued to see a place called Pustevny and a statue to Radegast, the pagan god of Slavs in Eastern Moravia. On the way back to Liptal we drove through Slovakia for about 2 miles – we could add another country to our list but we did not really ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet