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... until it started moving.
... you wander around a series of displays depicting life in communist Czech Republic. After visiting an interrogation room guests sit and watch a movie with footage of the 1968 protests and the Velvet Revolution of 1989. It was very moving footage. The video also touches on agriculture under the Russians, and the fact that they added so much poison the food that life spans dramatically dropped.
After lunch we walked back ...
The main, and really only reason for our visit to Pilsen (or Plzen) was … you guessed it …. for beer!!! Apart from the beer, Pilsen has a nice old town, and is the European Capital of Culture for 2015. It is also on the Lonely Planet’s top 10 places to visit in Europe for 2014, so it has to
have something going for it!!!
There is a nice main square (Republic Square) which has the obligatory big old church, ...
... 17); font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;"># of buses: 15
# of taxis: 2
# of beers: 52 (Pilsner Urquell)
# of monies found: 6.60 Euros, 8.05 Peruvian soles, 5 cents American, 10 cents Bolivian, 1 cent Canadian, 15 Swiss Francs, 11 Czech ...
... seen people smoking in bars and restaurants. We seem to have mistakenly put our new tyre pump into storage and as one of our two new front tyres - bought just before setting off in April - has been looking decidedly flat we bought a new, cheap pump at a Globus supermarket. Just as well. The near side front tyre was showing 90lbs psi and the offside about 15. This after my asking the fitter what he'd put in and being told 68lbs psi. I'll ...