Monthly Archives: October 2018

Cath and Ian’s travels 2018

Tuesday 30th October Today we decided to just walk around the region of our hotel. So after breakfast in Starbucks we wandered along the Kurfürstendamm Boulevard which is a dual carriageway full of shopping centres and lots of quirky little … Continue reading

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Cath and Ian’s travels 2018

Monday 29th October Another full day in Berlin. Very cold again. About 6 degrees was the forecast top today. Had to buy another thicker beanie so was able to give Cath my old one so she had 2 beanie layers … Continue reading

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Cath and Ian’s travels 2018

Sunday 28th October Started the day early and found it very quiet in the streets. It was a Sunday I suppose plus the clocks had been turned back overnight and it was very cold. We jumped on the bus again … Continue reading

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Cath and Ian’s travels 2018

Saturday 27th October Our first full day in Berlin. What a big place this is. So many relatively new buildings, squares, monuments and spectacular infrastructure. Obviously much of Berlin was flattened in WW2 hence the ‘newness’ of so much. Cath … Continue reading

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Cath and Ian’s travels 2018

Friday 26th October Travel day today. We were catching the train to Berlin at 12.44 from Prague station so no hurry to get ready this morning. We still woke early though and were ready packed by 9 so went out … Continue reading

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Cath and Ian’s travels 2018

Thursday 25th October Our last full day in Prague. Started the day with breakfast at Paul the French Patisserie just up the street from us in Wenceslas square. Pain aux raisins and coffee again. Weather today was still grey but … Continue reading

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Cath and Ian’s travels 2018

Wednesday 24th October Another day in Prague. We awoke to the cold and rain this morning so decided to do go on a 6 hour tour out of town to Kutna Hora which is situated in the central Bohemian region … Continue reading

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Cath and Ian’s travels 2018

Tuesday 23rd October After quick breakfast of coffee and croissants we found our way to the main square and signed up for a 3 hour organised tour. There were about 8 in our group with a guide who worked very … Continue reading

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Cath and Ian’s travels 2018

Monday 22nd October Off to the train station by taxi ready for the 10.10 train to Prague. We have been looking forward to Prague for a long time. We bought first class tickets for around 20 Euros extra and it … Continue reading

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Cath and Ian’s travels 2018

Sunday 21st October Today was our only full day in Bratislava so we wanted to fit in as much as we could. We had breakfast at the hotel as it was included in the tariff and got out in the … Continue reading

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