Travel Blogs from Brno
... cycled on to our next stop, through more beautiful rainforest to the little village of Sloup! We are stopping here tonight in the Hotel Stara Skola, this was easy to find right in the main street. There is also a large cave system here, the Sloupsko - sosuvske caves. They are famous for the find of a Neanderthal skull here, dating from 120,000 years ago. Also the skeletons of bears, lions and hyenas have ...
... by the way is 4****. Nice renovated buildings, a huge town square and non-alcoholic beer, which we had to have as thirsty travellers. We had seen the scallop shell of St James Way back in Mikulov and lo & behold, it turned up again here in Brno and at St James Church. Took a photo of the sign, apparently it's only 3,200 kms from here to Santiago, that's a long time riding or even longer walking! Had dinner at ...
... and off on the right road (too many instructions). It was going to be a long ride today, 77kms to Mikulov. Anyway, once out on the road on our bikes it was pleasant cycling through the lower Austrian region of farmland, slightly undulating hills but nothing too hard. Tomas suggested we have lunch in Ernstbrunn, I know why! PM - We had lunch there (courtesy Austria Hotel) then it happened! We went up, and up, a 12% gradient for about ...
... stash hidden on his body, which would answer the question that kept popping into my head "what's up his butt". Anyway, eventually we got to the next stop, and he escorted me off the train, in. The middle of no where's ville, Czech Republic. At which point I got onto the next train and explained the situation again. And funnily enough. It was again, not an issue. Funny how life works. The next train took me on a different ...
... sure at the moment.
In the evening I go for a quick walk into town and realise that the hostel is a fair way outside the centre; that there are a lot of bars and almost all of them are near empty. Gambling / slot machines are heavily advertised with many bar windows being obscured by them. Curiously there was also a laundry bar; seems like a great idea if they really do have washing machines.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking