Category: Czech Republic

So here’s a good place to confront your mortality. The Church of All Saints Ossuary, aka the Czech bone church, in Sedlec-Kutná Hora, Czech Republic. The story goes: A Cistercian abbey with underground chapel in Sedlec was founded in 1142. One of Sedlec abbots traveled to Jerusalem in 1278 and brought back a handful of dirt which he scattered in the monastery’s cemetery. With this,…

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Prague

Posted by December 27, 2011

In 2012, we’re going Prague, Budapest and Copenhagen. Trying to everything finalized and booked. Couple things have got me really excited. 1. Student Agency Buses. A bright yellow luxury tour bus based in the Czech Republic with free coffee, free wifi, a stewardess. In spite of what the name implies, it’s not only for students (they do get a discount). Granted, not as fast as…

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