Advertisement
« previous next »
Just another town and another castle on the hill  
   

Just another town and another castle on the hill

Once we left the environs of Nürnberg traffic eased. The few old ladies blocking our way were all in church by the time we passed through this little hamlet of Hilpoltstein.
Czeching out the next country over

April 29th 2018
Sundays in Europe can be a tad depressing. Even though the Europeans are even less religiously devoted than Americans they do still believe in observing the Sabbath. Especially in Germany. Most stores and businesses are closed. Restaurants, hotels and souvenir shops remain open because all the rest of the Germans are out and about enjoying life.. They absolutely love gathering the family to take a ... read more
Europe » Czech Republic » Karlovy Vary Region » Karlovy Vary

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
Advertisement
Tot: 1.425s; Tpl: 0.028s; cc: 22; qc: 80; dbt: 0.0461s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 2; ; mem: 1.5mb