Travel Blogs from Brno
... issue and the Pynkva Cave was closed – not sure when it would be open but come back later.
So instead we visited another cave called the Catherine Cave about 500m from the ticket office. It was enormous inside, very interesting tour with an English speaking guide. The usual stalactites and stalagmites but in the main chamber they played music to show how good the acoustics are. It also has ...
... br> On every square there is a church but it is a fact that the Czech population is not religious, they are however spiritual!. It turns out that the Czech people lost all interest in religion when it became a political ploy by those in power to manipulate the people. So why are there so many churches? Don't know and probably won't find out until we learn some Czenglish. Probably won't happen this ...
... bells an hour early at 11am and the Swedish army missed the trick and spared Brno (or so the story goes).
We sat inside and admired the church. It had 7 beautiful stained glass windows, but you can only see 3 from the pews. On our way back, we wandered through the Denis Gardens and Fortification wall circuit. This is a very lively young town with 80,000 students (out of a population of 400,000) attending various universities here.
More rain today, took the A roads to try and get some better riding. However the rain combined with the traffic made it a bit of a chore.....so spending all day struggling to find any enjoyment and all nights talking to myself makes for a very depressed ...
Eventful first night in Brrrrrno went to restaurant downstairs with Czech musicians playing Locals joining in singing and dancing It was a wonderful atmosphere. Brno is the 2 nd largest city in Czech Republic Again many wonderful buildings and amazing cathedral. Did some drawing with Jenny and Marion so very peaceful I'm picking up some tips. Went into cathedral just as a wedding ceremony was about to start the organ music was very moving ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed