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... has improved since I've been travelling. Without wanting to metaphorically suck myself off, I have got rather good at knowing which way I should be going, even if the directions that I've so articulately written for myself read as absolute bollocks. There isn't an easy way of explaining it. I've always been able to read maps and other people's inability to do the same has been a constant source of frustration whenever I've spent time travelling with others. But I've now honed it to ...
... who is a world famous art nouveau painter (apparently as famous in the Czech Republic as Klimt is in Austria). The Cathedral has recently been renovated and has the beautiful Golden Gate with golden mosaic pictures above the outside door, Wencelas Chapel full of 14th century paintings and decorations, and a bizarre Tomb of St John of Nepomuk. Nepomuk was a priest and a religious martyr, who had his body exhumed after hundreds of years, and the exhumers found that ...
... came out. Some say he activated the Golem and was eaten, others say he fell in love and knew the people would never understand so he stayed in the attic with the Golem.
After the walking tour was over James and I walked with Matt from Georgia who was staying at our hostel to take a look at the castle and nearby monastery that brews a special couple of hundred year old beer. The beer was quite nice but nothing really to write home about. We headed back for dinner and I had ...