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Architectural tour

After a lovely sleep in, we dragged ourselves down to the hotel breakfast room and availed ourselves of the rather over priced meal and coffee ready and waiting. Interestingly, last night, I mentioned to Mirinda that it was quite good … Continue reading

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Bones of the 40,000

Now I’ve seen quite a few strange things on my various travels but few compare with the ossuary at Sedlec. I saw a piece on the television years ago which featured it but had completely forgotten about it until we … Continue reading

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Merry Czech Christmas

I haven’t reported on the shower. I shall do so now. The most disconcerting thing about the the bathroom is that it is all glass. The walls around it and internal the walls around the shower and toilet. These latter … Continue reading

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Partly naked Alice

We thought the marionettes doing opera was bizarre enough but tonight we witnessed a truly surreal performance at the Black Light Theatre. We saw an ad for the show yesterday. It promised a fantastic trip beyond Wonderland for little Alice … Continue reading

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