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... second before his arm is cut off, Mary comes to life and loosens her grip and let's the arm go. The thief ran out screaming and crying. So, the legend is that the arm is up there to remind thieves not to steal. St. James Church lies in the Jewish Quarter. This is where all the Jews were forced to live because it was once the lowest part of the city and it would have devastating floods. They were only given a small piece of land to bury their people, so it's ...
We were up and ready to go at 9:30 am today after breakfast in the hotel restaurant. There was plenty of good European food for breakfast. The eggs are a marked improvement to St Petersburg. We have visited a number of attractions in Prague today in temperature ranging from 25 to 35 degrees. Here's a snippet of some of the thing we saw today; + Wenceslass Square + Nove Mesto (church) + Skirt building that portrays Fred Astaire and Ginger ...
... Czech food has been fun. It is cheap and plentiful! It is fairly meat heavy and influenced by surrounding countries. Lots of various wurst (sausages), shnitzel, roast pork, and goulash. The few vegetables are likely to be pickled! We loved the Czech doughnuts called trdlnks (no vowel, not sure how to pronounce this!). A funny story in Prague was that we met a Canadian couple while eating dinner one night, got chatting, and ended ...
... by the famous clock tower and I even got to sneak away to a nearby church for an organ concert (not as Phantom of the Opera as it sounds - church and music very pretty).
Quinn found a Czech 'pretzel' that is the current front runner for his favorite, primarily because it's not dusted with salt but rather cinnamon sugar.
Tomorrow is our last day in Prague so hopefully we'll find yet more alternative ways to enjoy ...
... top of the clock tower in Old Town Square. STUNNING views overlooking Prague. I've never seen anything like it. Following was an hour "ghost and legend" tour of the old town. Supposedly the city is one of the most haunted in the world. The tour was ok - a lot of repeat from the first tour we took yesterday. The coolest part was being able to go underground where Prague was first started in the medieval era (13th century). Super creepy. Being in Europe for the World Cup final game ...
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