Travel Blogs from Kasperske Hory
... to leave for the mountains at 9.00 at the latest.
We invited everybody for a 16-kilometer walk in the mountains situated approx. 50 kilometers from Klatovy. The mountains are called "Sumava" in Czech or “Böhmerwald” in German (both names are used because the mountains are being shared by two countries – Czech Republic and Germany). Our goal was to climb up the observation tower located on the top of ...
... of a bygone era.
By the time I got down Phil wasn’t able to continue biking as he now also had migraine. We returned to Klatovy and explored the Catacombs, creeped me out a bit. All naturally mummified for over 400 years through the clever ventilation system, clothes and all – not a bandage or chemical in sight.
Found a wine bar after and tried some local vino before heading back to Pension where we met the worlds unfriendliest ...
... Park. We envisaged a forest walk with sculptures dotted among the trees but instead found a house with a small garden, obviously the home of a famous (now dead) sculptor. As the garden was not very big it didn’t take more than a few minutes to see all the stone sculptures. On the way back to the campsite we followed signs off main road for Glass works and discovered really ...
... hedges and cut down too many woods/forests. Farmers are busy everywhere harvesting corn, wheat and hay. Colours over landscape are kaleidoscope shades of many greens and yellows broken by blue sky/rivers across rolling hills with many steeples Arrived late into Strakonice, had a taste of the local trout but none compares to that from the river back home in ...
... 16, 2013
However, on the next day we had to get up early again to go biking. This time it was 45 km uphill so it was a little bit harder so most of the girls of the group stayed at home.
After the ride we came back home where almost everybody was ready to leave. We also put our stuff to the car and left again for Tereza’s house.
What a great first weekend in the Czech Republic! Very good beginning of our ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking