Bus Trip from Prague to Nurenberg November 14th 2010 Karlovy Vary – a feast for the eyes
We met the AMA Waterways group that had been in Prague to transfer
on the bus with them to Nuremberg. We were stopping about halfway (2.5 hours)
at the spa town of Karlovy Vary. A very special town for the rich.
Karlovy Vary is an old town. It's original Germanic name is Carlsbad ("Charles' Baths").
The reference to "baths" was quite accurat ... read more
Europe » Czech Republic » Karlovy Vary Region » Karlovy Vary Following the First World War, the closely related Czechs and Slovaks of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire merged to form Czechoslovakia. During the interwar years, the new country's leaders were frequently preoccupied with meeting the demands of ot... ... read more