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- Continental Breakfast
- Multilingual staff
- Non-smoking hotel
- Breakfast Available
- Banquet room
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Firstly I should say a few words about Hector. Hector is a small cuddly toy dog that was given to me by my daughter for my 65th birthday. Apparently while shopping for a suitable gift my two year old granddaughter said I should have a cuddly toy. When her mother protested that Grampy likes motorbikes and trains she was told that those are hard things and Grampy needs something soft. So Hector ...
... anxiety about the height once we got to the top! After a few minutes, it's got better, but I definitely hugged the wall and was very timid and still as Grant wandered around and took pictures! The gardens were nice and there apparently was a graduation of some sort that had just ended - lots of families taking pictures. The rest of the day was spent hanging out in the shade in the city park, right by the river. ...
... latched onto a late nineteenth pseudoscientific thread which investigated the notion of how "selective breeding" can improve the quality of humanity. There is a wealth of literature on display showing the intellectual development of what came to be known as eugenics. Which is where the Old Edwardian comes in. Francis Galton was the founding father of the whole eugenic movement, so he can probably be credited with getting the ball rolling on the road to Nazi mass murder. And it all ...
... not like the Greeks who sort of laugh in the face of danger and purposely dive like maniacs but given that a long line of cars forms nearly every five kilometers behind a large truck or van, the passing in the oncoming lane becomes a huge gamble. We made it Plzen just fine despite some rather tense moments on the freeway.
Plzen is a much bigger city that Budejovice and did not really have any of the same charm. We arrived at our hotel in the late afternoon ...
... dog was all over us as we tried to get to the train on time. On the other hand (and there always is another hand), our train was right on time and the ride from Linz to Salzburg was lovely. We traveled through beautiful rolling countryside with neat little farms and villages here and there with mountains in the distance. Everything was incredibly neat and tidy and picturesque, noticeably different than Poland and the Czech Republic. ...