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... 360 degrees. As you make your turn, you start with the one building that is constructed in the oldest architectural style (Romanesque - ca. 1,000 AD) and then follow through, in order, all of the styles up to the Classical Revival Style of the 1860s. It was like having a living reference book!
We feel confident that our motto about private vs. group sightseeing still holds true: One can see twice as much in half the time with a ...
... was extremely beautiful. We would be walking across the bridge while admiring the post card worthy view, and would turn around and immediately be hit with a view that was 10X better (if even possible) than the one ahead. Kathryn So highlights for me ... Hot chocolate !!! I had two in a row ! Ridiculously good .. The sugar high lasted me for 3 days ! We went on a little city tour with a true Czechezlavakjan. She took us ...
Next stop was the beautiful fashion capital, Prague, Czeck Republic. I managed to again get lost on the walking tour before it even began this time! On my second day I got to go out, dee the main square and have lunch. It has been difficult because I have been sharing a room with a girl ...
... of the future King Wencelaus) was killed at the behest of her daughter-in-law. One of the pictures shows a odd statue in her crypt depicting the disintegration of a human body after death. This queen of Bohemia, Ludmila, was later canonized.
Many of our group straggled into a brew pub at the end of the tour, rather than visiting the abbey that adjoins the castle complex and gardens. It ...
... br> At 520 am, I departed from Lizzy and the Hostel for the first time on my own in Europe. I felt as if Lizzy had prepared me to be on my own and didn't have too much trouble flagging down the first taxi I had ever called off the street in any nation and giving the driver instructions to go to the airport. Turns out that Barcelona is a very large city and the airport is on the outter edge of town, making for a 29euro taxi ride, but at least I was there on time. Now I had ...
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