Travel Blogs from Zelezna Ruda
... 2 hours to do 70 miles!! We eventually abandoned the original plan - which was drive to Passau and up trough the forests to Bayerisch, opting to come straight here via a mcdonalds in Pilsen (where the beer is made :)). Got to BE around 3:30/4pm, checked into our lovely pension and decided to drive up to Brennes (where we stayed last time) ...
... needed to find someone who had a "convincer" or "persuader" in their arsenal of tools to solve the problem.
As we slowly rode through this tiny village, home of the Maria Himmelfahrt Wohlfahrt Kirche high on the hill above, I noticed a man and his wife and daughter cleaning up a stable area behind their barn. I parked my bike and walked up and asked if he happened to have a 5 mm hex wrench, or Allen wrench. He didn't immediately respond to my question, but asked me to move ...
... They survived. Anyways, after breakfast, weŽd get ready to go down to the mill.
In the mornings, they would do one hour of French lessons with Jerome and one hour of Spanish lessons with Russell, followed by a dip in the lake. I would usually help in the kitchen, do other chores, or try to take some free time on someone elseŽs computer. When two Russian campers came later into camp (the campers kept saying, The Russians Are Coming! ...
... like the rest of the country I have seen so far looked extremely
well kept but there was one thing that somehow reminded me of being back home in
Edinburgh and that was all the drunks wandering around making a noise and acting
A quick few photos and it was back to my room. I was exhausted and simply
needed to catch up on some sleep. however that was not to be as the noise from
the bar outside kept me awake but also there seemed to be a large ...
... where I ordered a vegetarian meal.
Back at the hotel, I received a message from Philipp and was able to speak with him by phone. He was very apologetic that he'd missed meeting me earlier, and said to be sure to stay only one night at the hotel and come to him first thing the next morning. I arranged to meet him in the hotel foyer after breakfast.
Sure enough, next morning just after breakfast, Philipp ...