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- Swimming pool
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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7. 3 hr bus to Cesky Krumlov.. Tick.
8. Accommodation booked in Poland not Czech Republic.. Oops.
9. Brendan watching Looney Tunes.. Theme continues.
10. Medieval Town.. Work in progress.
... and is renowned for 2 things - as the birthplace of Mozart and as the location for production of the Sound of Music in 1965. Much was said about the Sound of Music production and the real story of the Von Trapp family. Salzburg was originally established as a town to support the local salt mines (hence the name Salzburg). Salt was a very valuable commodity, called white gold, in the period before refrigeration as it was critical for the preservation ...
Leisurely start to the day making a few more adjustments to the tandem and greeting new arrivals. Eventually, we set off at midday on a ride which took us along the lakeside bike path which is very well used by bikers, walkers and in line skaters. At the bottom of the lake there was a dam and hydro-electric installation and below the dam the white water that feed into River Vltava was being used for a kayaking competition which we watch for a short while. We ...
... difficulties following th rout card and went up a very steep hill only to find we were going the wrong way (whoops!). Back on track I think we have decided to use the map for navigation instead of th rout card. The route which was a forest track, took us through the forest, zig zagging over the unguarded rail track and by the river. At one point we came to a village which had derelict old houses of character (pre communism), grey concrete block flats ...
... We shared a movie again, then had time got a few TV episodes before arriving. We had a very short walk around the corner to our hostel, where we went to check in, then realized reception closes at 9!!! We were an hour late! We walked up to a connecting restaurant though, and they checked us in, luckily!! We found our room, picked the last two empty beds in the room (no bunk beds! Wow!) and settled in for a bit of wifi time before going to sweet sweet ...