Pension U Matesa
No prices found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this inn rated in the past?
TripAdvisor Reviews Pension U Matesa Cesky Krumlov
Travel Blogs from Cesky Krumlov
... remember the Cesky Krumlov photos. When we were her 20 years ago, NO ONE around the square spoke ONE word of English. Now it's a real tourist destination.
Castle tour tomorrow and graphite mine tour on Friday. Rain expected both days for both days.
Thanks for reading this.
OAT prides themselves on learning and discovery ,experiences and today did not disappoint. Our first stop was a medieval monastery near the town. The Gothic buildings were massive, dating back to the 14th century. While the monks took vows of labor and poverty, their was nothing shabby about their home. Today we got to go into the buildings. Most notable were the library, ...
... rafters drink of choice, provided by Milan, our guide. then he took us to a local microbrewery for some local beer and cheese as a substitute for our cancelled castle visit.
The day ended with dinner at a little Italian restaurant-pizza, salad, wine and gelato-a nice change from the heavy Czech food. We walked back under the gorgeous full moon, enjoying the night views of the castle
... stunning view. The castle and the main church in the old town really dominate the scenes across the little town, along with the winding river, making it incredibly picturesque. We even managed to find some quieter little spots away from the hordes of tourists where we could enjoy the river views in some peace, before we found a great little spot right on the river to have a beer and watch the rafters go by! The Vltava River can get busier than Bourke Street (or George Street for ...
... river wasn't as relaxing as we had imagined. We all took turns to have "drink breaks" signaling it was the next persons turn by saying Salute. Christine and I had gotten a bottle of peppermint flavored vodka (as well as original vodka) and passed this around to everyone to skull. It was actually quite delicious and we likened it to "Christmas in your mouth".
It was about 4:30pm when we realized we were still pretty far away from our meeting point. We all dug deep ...