TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Riedel Zittau
Travel Blogs from Zittau
... Trinity, for their "Jesus in Rest" sculpture, looks a little like Rodin's "The Thinker." This church also housed an intricate Marienalter, which could change panels depending on the church's religious holidays and feast days.
Now back to our plaza, the Upper Market Square or Obermarkt. Quite impressive, lined with antique stores, eateries, and other interesting shops, and the buildings are stunning.
Down past our hotel, ...
... walking and crossed the pedestrian bridge into Poland where we tried to work out the conversion of the Polish currency into Aussie dollars, then into Euros. Prices seem quite cheap as we'd heard. Might have to do a bit more shopping! Was quite a long walk back to the hotel and as usual we were pooped. We appreciated a rest and I enjoyed a Radler beer, mmmm could get quite used to these.
Later dinner at a nearby burger specialty bar - was good!
... is 64kms N-W of Prague, a 10th century walled town, now with a population of 25000. The main square has a number of buildings designed by Italian architects with the Town Hall having a watch tower in the shape of a chalice, the symbol of the town. There are a number of gothic churches with the Cathedral of St Stephen built in the 17th century. To finish we visited a microbrewery for a beer ...
... we pretty much had a chill afternoon n I grabbed shwerma. We decided to stay another night. We like the size n vibe of the town n our room while a bit funky is large. A good place to camp out for two nights.
-we headed out for a late dinner n found an Asian place that had a pretty decent veggie curry n a friendly hostess who speaks English. Good grub n off to bed.
Sat Jun 20
... kooky n swank Zen pool n spa area. 10m is just too short n an inside pool is loud no matter how hard they try. But it was really nice to stretch in the yoga room n get a swim. So no complaints at all.
-we took it easy at the late bfast, hung out in the room til almost 11 then finally hopped in the saddle.
-we basically rode straight through ...