Travel Blogs from Ceske Budejovice
Today. Mhm where to start??
1. Breakfast.. Tick.
2. 25min walk to the middle of nowhere.. Tick.
3. The worst bus instructions ever given.. Tick.
4. 1hr bus back to Prague.. Oops.
5. Bus dropoff in the middle of nowhere.. Tick.
... hereditary diseases ( including the very elastic definition of feeble-mindedness ) were considered to reduce the quality of the racial stock. As such, they were not protected or nurtured, but according to a law in 1933, they were to be compulsorily sterilised. But it did not stop there. By 1939, they were then considered to be "unworthy of life", and were to be murdered. The killing process happened here at Hartheim.
This was the so-called "euthanasia" programme, which was run from ...
... Reading for travel and downstairs well before 0840, wanting the next stage of the junket to start.
A dumb Japanese couple messed up the rendezvous location so had to head into town to get them. The first half of the journey was on the national highway system, bombing along at 120 kph, sat between Arjan and Nathalie.
Stopped for a break about half way, getting a McDonald's coffee just to try to wake up 1.79 E. Not sure it ...
... This little brewery which is state owned by the Czech government has been in a lawsuit for over 25 years with the Anheiser-Busch company about the Budweiser name. Budvar was forced to fight a trademark lawsuit in just over 60 countries. In America the beer is called Czechvar, everywhere else it is called Budweiser. They also brew a lager beer just for the locals which keeps the traditional Czech name, Budejovicy.
The tour was awesome although not anything ...
... spent about 4 hours canoeing with Jesse through the town and then all the way out into the countryside. Theres not much to say other than how beautiful and peaceful it was. Was good to get out of the cities for a little bit and take in some nature for a change. Ill have to put up some photos. Although it must be said that poor Jesse is a cyclist, so he has these tiny little T-Rex arms, and I think it is fair to say that I am a bit of unit, so we did end up ...