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... state that on the Monday after Easter, the men are supposed to take branches from a pussy-willow bush, weave them into a whip, and chase after the women in the village. The women (who are wanting to be whipped) return the favor by giving the men Easter eggs! Crazy huh?
On Friday, ISA took a group of us to the famous spa town Karlovy Vary. This spa town is similar to the one I went to last weekend, but is definitely a lot more touristy and fancy. ...
... Tepla Monastery.
This Monastery or Abbey is the second oldest of its kind in the Czech Republic and has been around since 1193. My favorite part of the monastery was the library. This library had thousands of books that dated back as far as 850 A.D. and some were even in old ancient languages. After the monastery we checked into our accommodation for the weekend, the Villa Anita. This was set up like a B&B and it was nice to not be in a hostel again. That evening we ...
We arrived in Karlovy Vary and we went for a walk around town and their tradition is healing spa water.
Some of it is about 72 degrees and then you drink it and it heals you, I don't believe it.
But I am DEFINITELY NEVER drinking that water again.
The next day is Zaras BIRTHDAY, but the funny thing is I slept in until about 9:00 until they
We walked around town.
This town is known for healing water and spas.
The healing water is disgusting. It is 72 degress hot.
That is the hottest I saw.
Dad drank most of it.
I had 1 sip.
IT WAS DISGUSTING!
Zara had her birthday there.
Zara got make up, Anna ...
... beer, old timber chairs and tables and vintage pictures on the walls. The dumplings were so good.
Another item that is made here is the Becherovka herbal liqueur.
So we bought some and tried it.
You can't drink it without screwing your face up, not my taste.
Another claim to fame is that a couple of scenes from James Bond, Casino Royale were filmed in front of their ...