Travel Blogs from Ostravice
... Well she saved me from most of the hurt. I've had this weird calm understanding about my life and what had happened to my sister and i. I just didn't feel the hurt that most think i should or would feel. But i will say this trip has been very eye opening for me. I discovered that i am part Polish and Austrian on my grandfathers side. I didn't think i had Polish roots. That was pretty incredible. I did find out that my great grandfather was an SS officer in the German ...
... eight of us crammed to a 'cabin.' Theres not enough space for eight people to be comfortable in here with luggage.
Having said all that, it could have been even worse. The six others we share this aromatic nightmare with are all decent reasonable people. Theyre all around our age, an American guy, two English girls, a french guy and two girls. For the first hour or so, it was even fun, passing the time ...
... a breath taking view of the city and distant mountains (the Jeseniky Mountains) awaited us.
On the way home we learned a popular children's rhyme: "Sláva nazdar výletu, nezmokli jsme, už jsme tu." It roughly translates to "It was a successful trip; we didn't get wet (or it didn't rain), we had fun, and we're already back!" I will be saying this rhyme about my time here in the Czech Republic all too soon.
... time there.
Rano jsme byli prekvapeni lehkym destem a teplotami, ktere byly daleko nizsi, nez jsme byli zvykli za poslednich nekolik tydnu. Neodradilo nas to od vyletu do znameho skanzenu v Roznove pod Radhostem. Je to podobne muzeu Cerne Zeme v Anglii, kde jsou repliky ruznych typu historickych domu a ukazky toho, jak lide v minulosti zili a pracovali. Jsou tam ...
... decorated in a combination of art nouveau and Swiss chalet that also is reminiscent of Scandinavian (hard to explain - hope the pics help). The hotel was built and painted early in the 1900s and it has been beautifully preserved. All of our rooms were wonderful so we ran from one to the other to see all of them. It's too bad that the windows are relatively small and high up because the views would have been ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool