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... Czech breweries, before it was sold to the Czech Nation for lots of money! In fact, this family seems to have made a practise of selling estates to the Czech Nation – they also sold an estate at Lany which is now the summer residence of the Czech President.
After an amazing visit to the Castle – with almost no tourists around, we met Zdenek’s family (wife & son) and the newest member of the family, a 2-month old Newfoundland ...
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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 ...
... We had a lot of fun although Lukas, the party trasher, didn't let us play as much but we still had a good time. Did I mention there was a pool there and every single day we went swimming with Camy and Sydney we did flips, turns, twists, handstands, cartwheels wait cartwheels? we didn't do any cartwheels ...mommy you were wrong we didn't do any cart wheels what so ever ...I'm sorry for that interruption and we also did flips.Bye for now!
... br> And I have to mention my mother and Carl here...they got on the dance floor and blew every one else out of the water... THEY CAN DANCE! My siblings and I (along with a few other people) bore witness to this....I guess those 10 years of ballroom dance classes really paid off.
All in all it was great time and Thank You Ghislain and Daria for inviting us and allowing us to celebrate such a momentous event in such a beautiful setting. It was just... Fantastic!