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Ceske Budejovice

Betty & The New Bohemians

June 30th 2016
Beer is big business in Ceske Budejovice. The large red letters of the name Budvar - Budweiser Pivar - appear prominently on the right of the train, as we approached the town. We would visit the brewery. When in Rome and all that! The train arrived bang on time from Brno. The heavy rains of the journey had largely ceased. A light drizzle fell, as we made our way out of the train station. A renovat ... read more
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Czech Flag 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
3rd July 2016

A city as sculpture garden!
Again, so impressed by the public art, and as you said, many thoughtful pieces. How great if some of the many outdoor performers later transition to the theater. I spent a month in Prague and went to the very affordable opera, a classical concert or a puppet show almost every night. All this art and cake and beer, too!

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