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- Continental Breakfast
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- High-speed internet in room (free)
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Plzen (or Pilsen) in the Czech Republic was the last place to visit on this vacation. Pilsen is the Culture Capital of Europe this year and certainly worth it. The center is pretty with many historic buildings and a park that forms a ring around it. The city is best known for its for beer. It was ...
... a quaint little historical town and we had envisaged a tiny place surrounded by rolling green hills.
So you can imagine our surprise when the train arrived and everywhere we looked we saw industry, huge chimneys belching out smoke, grim looking tower blocks and boarded up shops. As we stumbled onto platform rather stunned at what we saw, Mattijs even spotted a huge Tesco in the near distance. It was as if we had somehow managed to find ...
... better if the window wasn't placed so high! We aren't all giants you know!
Once we left the facility we were off to the Pilsner Urquell brewery. Began in 1842 after a bad batch of Pilsner tarnished the name, this place certainly brought it back. I'm sure you can tell from my previous posts, but I prefer dark beer for sure and I ended up having 3 of these pilsners. We descended to the lower caverns of the brewery where ...
... supposedly opens soon and we will venture out there to see if the sign on the door is true. Really though, I just want to go curl up in the nice big bed waiting for me.
Merry Christmas Eve!!
# of countries: 19
# of cities: 44
# of planes: 3
# of trains: 81
... here the sun came out to play - hip hip hip hooray. 01/06/2013. Our spell in the sun was short lived. Back came the rain with a vengeance. We went in the van to the scooter shop in the afternoon but of course it had closed for the weekend from lunchtime. 02/06/2013. Yes, still - and harder than ever. We wellied and waterproofed up and caught the tram to town. Most places shut but we went into a bar to get rid of our last couple of hundred ...