OREA Wellness Hotel Santon
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
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We departed today from Prague to Vienna with a stop in Brno. This town strikes us as a functional, workman city. Everything has a purpose, with little architectural elaboration. This will be especially apparent in the castle, while the Cathedral is more ornate.
Nonetheless, there is considerable history here. Both the Cathedral and Castle were constructed in the 13th Century. The latter ...
... sound museum. They basically showed us how the sound works, explained how we are able to hear different sounds from different directions. The second museum we've visited was called Natural Historical Museum. It's a huge museum filled with many interesting facts about the Earth, minerals, living organisms, and creatures including dinosaurs. Many skeletons of different creatures, meteors , and crystals were shown as well. It is one of ...
... shelter from the cold.
Just a short walk across the road and you are right in the city centre which is nice enough for a wonder. Coming into the city on the bus I could see the very impressive looking castle, which is up on a high point looking down in the city.
I'd read that Brno was a very industrial city, and one of these pictures shows the view from the one side of the bus station.
... proved itself in 1645 during the Swedish siege. In 17th & 18th Centuries, it was the mightiest fortress in Morovia. It became a prison, holding the worse felons and political prisoners and had ...
... his visit there in 1767 when only 11 years old, he gave a performance in Brno.
There was an interesting clock in the square, unveiled in 2012 to commemorate 365th anniversary of Brno's resistance to the Swedish siege it is 6 metres high in the shape of a gun cartridge and made from granite.
There was a lot ...