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... paintings of st Agatha (the saint for breast cancer), and st Apollonia (the saint for dentists). St. Agatha is depicted carrying her breasts on a platter after having had them cut off as torture for being catholic. The portrait of St. Apollonia is similar, showing her with blood dripping from her mouth holding pliers and her discarded teeth around her. She also had her teeth pulled as punishment for her religion. Before I visited Loreta church I found these stories so comical, but ...
... taking a horse drawn carriage part of the way up, but one of the folks on the tour- there were 6 of us, four Americans- two Canadians- stated he is allergic to horses. It wasn't anyone in our group! High maintenance Canadians. We walked through the small village passing shops that we were promised we could go into after out tour. We knew that was a lie, we'd heard it before. We stopped about 3/4 of the way up for lunch. We were dying!
Then we get there and they wanted us to eat inside- ...
... the hostel. The only thing was, we were still in the middle of nowhere - the video in this entry is from about that moment. I wasn't exactly sure where the hostel was in relation to the CBD, but generally speaking hostels are right in the middle. Not this one, it seems, unless Prague is a single supermarket and a bank. We pulled into the hostel and I was immediately taken by how Russian it looked. It kind of looks like a ...
... the tourists and explains the sudden plethora of witch's hats on the Metro later in the evening.
A more curious tradition is the annual 'beating of the wife' which generally speaking, happens on Easter Monday. It appears to be largely ritualistic (there might be more enthusiasm in some quarters) and definitely more popular in rural Cechy than in the urban areas but one of those traditions you are surprised has made it to the ...