The Museum of Kooky Eyes

After yesterday’s Trdlnik, I am glad for our included activity this morning, a nice bike ride through the forest hills of Cesky Krumlov, with Vltava Sport Service.  Two mini vans carry us out to the hills, climbing higher and higher through the winding forest roads before we stop to unload the bikes.  The first three…

There’s a Bear in There (but no TV)

After another cross country bus ride, we arrive to this: And then this: I’m not sure I’ll be able to bear staying here! We are staying at the very traditional Na Louzi in and it’s extremely charming.  Each room is different but they are decked out very simply.  No bar fridge, no hairdryers, no bathrobes…

To the Streets Below

Aimed with an early start, this morning we walked the streets of Prague, over the near empty Charles Bridge, and up to the UNESCO World Heritage listed Prague Castle.  An early start gives us a reprieve from the tourists, and more importantly, a chance to take in and appreciate the beautifully cobble-stoned streets. Spanning the Vlatava…

Pottering around Prague

It’s a 7.15am start this morning to get on the road for our bus trip to Prague. This is not my first time round the traps with Intrepid. The first time I ever decided to leave the comfort of home, as far away from home as I could get at the time – China, Intrepid…