Hotel Chateau KotEra
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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... and hunting trophy's of the Archduke. It was
unreal to see all the suits of armor and exquisite weapons. I wish we
could have taken photos but it was forbidden. In his life Franz
Ferdinand was an avid hunter and is said to have over 300,000 kills.
There were A lot of hunting trophies on display, including the tails of 3
elephants he had killed. That was creepy. The saddest part was to see
the family portraits of Franz and Sophie and their children. For the ...
... took the opportunity to create elaborate sculptures, including small domed structures and complex chandeliers. Apparently it is estimated that there are between 40,000 and 70,000 bones making up the sculptures. It's extraordinarily creepy. Once we'd had enough of bones and other tourists, we made our way back to the bike, got geared up, I pulled the clutch in and hit the starter button. The starter motor kicked in, but the engine ...
... it seems from where I stand that rarely does a whole week go by in the Czech Republic without a day being lost to 'Saint's Days', National holidays, name days (that's sort of a second birthday you have if your name is the same as a Saint) and whatever else they can think of to celebrate.
Of course, because Thursday was a holiday, lots of places (schools and various government institutions) took Friday off too.
... Most of them look extremely cross, and with good reason. I wouldn't fancy living among the creatures I had killed, many of whom have a rather accusing look in their eyes.
As it turned out, Tour II took us around the State Rooms, which though a shade dark, came over as authentic and real, lacking any National Trust style titivation, and better for it. Kaiser Wilhelm II and Admiral Tirpitz visited in 1913: we see their bedrooms and another Wilhelm autograph. It is curious ...
... we can work with, and by no means removes the good old email from the equation, but some of the tools, mapping and photo/video facilities are pretty good and might enhance the whole shebang. As the Czech's would commonly say, uvideme se (we shall see).
For those of you readers not on my email list ... that's the 7,230,850,000 of you (see:http://www.worldometers.info/world -population/?utm_expid=4939992-7.scuhn0 54Q5WXvFD9uRG9Xw.0&utm_referrer=htt ...