Travel Blogs from Marianske Lazne
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Then we went home and watched Frozen, well I didn't I was on my ipad mini.
Then the next day was the final day and we went up a funicular to a hill beside us.
It had a lighthouse and a mini zoo. There was goats, horses and pigs. We fed them hay.
We did those things and walked down having fun with ...
... Frozen. Zara said all of us had to watch Frozen.
At night we all watched Night at the Museum, the Secret of the Tomb.
We walked up a mountain. There was a mini Zoo at the top. We fed them hay. There was 2 horses, 2 pigs and 5 goats.
We walked back down and Riley, Zara and I grabbed sticks. They called us the A team. ...
... on these healing waters.
So when in Karlovy Vary…..
We buy the porcelain cup, fill it up from the hot spring taps and take our first sip of the water, only to almost gag and spit it out because it tastes horrible.
Greg describes the taste as old copper pipes or what you get when camping on Currigee.
We had the most delicious dinner in a restaurant filled with ...
... walk around with little mugs that have spouts on them. They fill up their mugs from the fountains and suck the water through the spout as they walk around town. I had read that the water is rich in minerals and is really good for you.
So after a very late night last night it was up early today to head out for a 9 1/2 hour excursion. We were headed to the spa town of Karlovy Vary- about 20 kilometers from the German border. The town was originally settled by Germans but now is heavily populated by Russians. There are 16 mineral water springs in the town, in addition to the many hotels and "sanitariums" where one can bathe in the mineral spring water. Each tap has ...