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On one of the days we were in The Czech Republic, Olivia and I took a trip over to an area called Karlovy Vary (a.k.a. Carlsbad). It was about a 2-hour bus ride away. There, we were staying with a host we found on couchsurfing. It's a rather small town and especially during offseason, it’s hard to find people who will open their couch to travelers. Our host was/is an English teacher and shares a flat with a police officer. I felt pretty safe. They were ...
Checked out of our lovely apartment today, sad to be leaving Prague but excited to see our next surprise.
Drove to Germany, and once again stopped on the boarder to be thoroughly checked.
Arrived in Rothenburg were mum & dad had booked a fancy hotel for us all for the night to see the town they enjoyed 40 years ago. I told them to not get too excited things may have changed, ...
... that remember Hof was an important deployment location for the Cav guarding the inner-German boundary during the cold war. As I recall that was the unit that Kathy’s brother was assigned. HOORAH!
As we crested the hill just north of Hof, the road came to where the border check point was between east and west German. I saw a sign that said MOEDLAREUTH actually the O had a umlaut over the letter but the spelling in a language ...
... br> after the dam bank we followed logging roads, the level of snow sharply decreasing. The smell of fresh-cut coniferous wood in the air
At Eibenstock we spent a whole day at the Badegärten - the greatest Sauna wellness ever!
The pre-booked massages were not so good though.
Bozi Dar - Pernink - Jeleni - Weitersglashütte
32.7 km, 6h27 on track (excl. breaks) up 1879m, down 2026m acc. to Garmin
perfectly tracked and branded "KLM / SM" for Skimagistrale
pity that this cooperation between local governments for the sake of a trans-border tourism doesn't work everywhere
Hotel site: www.waldhaus-carlsfeld.de