Passau, after Cresky Krumlov

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October 31st 2013
Published: June 22nd 2017
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CK is a quaint town dominated by a hilltop castle and church. Charles and Camilla secretly honeymooned there. A big deal for the locals who apparently respected their privacy.

NB. This urban myth, perpetuated by the guides, has been Wiki'd and found to be untrue.

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St Vitus ChurchSt Vitus Church
St Vitus Church

Another beautiful day but only 12 degrees.
Cresky KrumlovCresky Krumlov
Cresky Krumlov

Impressive castle construction
Cresky KrumlovCresky Krumlov
Cresky Krumlov

Very pretty river with weirs, waterwheels and small bridges.
Near the Austrian/Czech borderNear the Austrian/Czech border
Near the Austrian/Czech border

Although both countries are in the EU and there was no border control, this was like a duty free shop on the Czech side, where locals come for cheap goods.
Bear scratchingBear scratching
Bear scratching

One of three bears kept in the castle grounds.

7th November 2013

Doubling as a viaduct? Quite lovely in its own way
8th November 2013

We didn't get up there but yes, it's also a passageway.
14th November 2013

Great photo, reflections beautiful

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