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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... because it was never the seat of an archbishop, but a grand building nonetheless. As it took several centuries to complete and went through a few architects it has a blended style of various eras. There are many references to the silver miners and smiths who were held in high regard due to their contribution to the wealth of the area. We finally had a lunch stop at 3.00pm where I enjoyed the locally brewed beer ...
... in town, and the map I saved to my phone showed how to get there from the middle train station, not the one we were told to go to. So basically, we walked uphill 20 minutes to the wrong site. However, it was beautiful and totally worth seeing. I was glad that we accidentally stumbled onto a UNESCO world heritage sight that we didn't plan on seeing.
... up on them a little more, I've become quite fascinated with these near endless amount of saints and their folklore-esque stories. I am an atheist to the core, but have really enjoyed learning about Catholicism during my euro travels. The pomp and ceremony of the Vatican and catholic rituals, to the silent wonder and spiritualism of the cathedrals, and now the fascinating folktale feeling to the stories of the saints - it's been quite eye opening. I don't think I'll return home as ...
... minutes, in the drizzling rain.
This church is special as the monks stored bones here from the 14th century or so then they were later arranged.
Here is the blurb to save me writing about its history.
Loved this ...
... are hard to navigate because the buildings are tall and block out any kind of point of reference in the sky. Needless to say, we missed the bell ringing. Everything was starting to close up in the Christmas market so we decided to follow suit and head back to the hostel.
We have plans tomorrow to finish the climb up the hill with the castle stairs... either that or climb a different hill to a pretty building that we noticed tonight with a bunch of lights on it.