Travel Blogs from Brno
... lo and behold, we were in the tiny village of Skalni Mlyn, full of hundreds of day trippers out to visit the nearby famous Punkva caves, and eat ice cream!! These caves are part of the Moravian Karst (limestone) system in the Central Czech Republic, a large heritage protected area. The limestone cliffs each side were massive, but we could only just see them as they are covered in what looks like temperate ...
... the reception area is in the inner courtyard in the middle of the building but there is a domed glass roof over what would have been open to the elements! The lifts are on the outside of the building, they are all glass & steel, Lana was a bit queasy going up in it and looking out into nothing!! Went for a wander through the centre of Brno which is only a rats throw from our luxurious Barcelo Brno Palace ...
... of the town! Boy we were buggered by the time we got into the Galant Hotel at 6pm, 83 kilometres on a hot day, bit tough for the first day! But we don't leave here till 11am tomorrow morning so can have a look around, we get a car ride to nearby Drnholec to start tomorrow's ride. Had a beer at the hotel restaurant, that went down real fast, then had dinner there which was first class. I had roast duck and Lana had a soup, both were ...
... and 3 are in Milan. On the whole I'm a little surprised. Fortunately there is room for 2 little ones and we get to eat!! We order a bit of a selection as we trust the little master working away busily preparing food for all to see. we ordered Tokyo special maki and nigiri mix plus butter fish and avocado California rolls and a Wakame salad. Where to start..... Hottest and tastiest wasabi ever, even ...
... signs are all CZ. German is probably the best 2nd language to have in CZ.
One great thing we found in Vienna and Prague is that major sites included an audiophone with your entrance ticket, so you could go through palaces and such at your own pace. However, once we left Prague and went into the provinces, the castles and chateaux had only guided tours (always in Czech) and just gave you a cheat-sheet with minimal ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed