In our journey from Cesky Krumlov to Marianske Lazne, we had a few hours to spend in the centre of the Czech Republic’s fourth largest city – Pilsen, or as they say in Czech, Plzeň. Pilsen Tourism had organised a guided tour for us and we learnt so much about this West Bohemian city in just … More Pilsen: The city where it pays to drink and drive
In Český Krumlov, we had a wonderful guide show us around this town, steeped in historical intrigue. Our guide had grown up in the vicinity and being inquisitive types, we quizzed her about topics outside the bygone days. In particular, as it falls within our lifetimes, we wanted to understand how things were growing up under … More Worlds apart in modern Czech Republic
We travelled to Slovakia, Austria, Wales, Scotland, Italy and Sri Lanka in 2017 – and, of course, got to know our new home area – The Cotswolds – better. Here we look back at the best bits.
Here's our review of the wonderful places we visited in 2017.