Travel Blogs from Frymburk
... were very trusting of the tourists We spent the day there the coach trip took 2 hrs to get there then 2 hrs to get to Passau where we met the boat again. We had lunch at Cesky Krumlovin a five star hotel and it was a lovely meal -local fare Dinner in the Crystal Dinning room the off to ...
... you know this is a salty cabbage cookie?" Needless to say she ordered something else. We visited the "implements of torture" museum, and while most of the torture devices were pretty much what you'd expect - the rack for example - there were also some really wincy implements like the "raging bull". If you don't know what that is, look it up because the story about the guy who invented it is worth the read, it's both tragic and somewhat ironic. The weather by this stage had fined up, ...
... are kept. The bears have been kept here since the Rosenberg dynasty and many of their descendants are serving a grater purpose as rugs around the castle floors. We finished our tour at the castle where she pointed out the ticket office for the tours.
After her tour we climbed the tower at the castle which gave us great views of the surrounding areas. Our plan for the afternoon was to do a Castle Apartments tour and take a walk under and through to the ...
... drink was delightful and our wait passed very quickly.
The weather has been dreadful over much of Europe these past few weeks and as we travelled through the Austrian countryside we saw flattened fields of grain which have suffered from the severe and heavy rain. It was still raining on our arrival too. Our accommodation is at Pension Jana and we were met by Jana herself, a lovely Czech lady. The house is on the hill across the river from the old town ...
... town (a UNESCO world heritage site) before dinner. Narrow cobblestone streets, bars, restaurants, pensions and much character about the place, somewhat like the walled cities in Tuscany, Italy.
We had dinner at our hotel which was rated highly and managed to have main, dessert and drinks for 66 euro for 4 people. Food and drinks are cheap here. It was not just one or two drinks either. Most nights it has been at least a litre of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility