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I am now blogging in Vienna. This morning we left Prague around 9.00am on a train bound for Vienna which we reached just before 1.00pm. Czech Rail is fast, efficient and very comfortable and we thoroughly enjoyed the trip through Czech and Austrian countryside.(See pics). We are staying overnight at an N H hotel which is just across the road from the International Airport. We fly from here ...
... were ok. Not desperate to have them again. We happened to be wandering past the clock on the side of the town hall just before 9pm and joined the crowds of people waiting for the clock to chime. The clock was surprisingly low down - almost at street level! It is called the Astronomical clock as it tells sunrise, sunset, months, seasons and the time. When 9pm arrived, a small bell was ringing - pulled by a skeleton. Small windows opened at the top and small figures ...
... the museum where they found the names in small print of all the Jews who died during WW2 from Czechoslovakia. It filled 6 rooms. We then took a boat cruise on the Vitava River. The views were spectacular but the skies were overcast which really impacted the quality of the pictures. We had another great lunch outdoors. Then we ...
... with all the lanes, some have pleasant surprises, some look dodgy. Lots of people who look like they live on the street...these are ones going thru bins...v sad.
Lots of segways and pretty cheap, didn't try them but we have used them before, easy and fun
Dinner tonight was supposedly a Czech specialty, Bohemian Duck with red cabbage....was good but once is enough
Back in the road tomorrow...to ...
... our bags properly so we are ready to leave early in the morning.
Alarm set for 5am!
Remember this is a holiday!
We are heading by train to Ljubljana in Slovakia on our way down to Croatia.
Fruit juice anyone? - Each green barrel had a different juice apple, carrot, Beetroot, green grass etc.
Sausage anyone - One of the chillers at one of the food market stalls. How they sorted through them to find xyz or the abc sausage is hard to imagine.