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17-10-14. Have Breakfast. Raining. Olomouc has Always had a Important Jewish Community. In the Middle Ages. Mainly Jewish Traders. In 1454. King Ladislaus The Posthumous. Banished the Jews. They Returned. Though the Olomouc Synagogue Was Burned down By the Nazis. On 15/16 March, 1939. In 1942, Jews were Gathered on Halkova Street. Then Sent to Terezin. From There to The Extermination Camps. Plaque in the Moravian Theatre. In Honour of All the Jews which Died in Auschwitz. Belidla Street Named after the Wolf Brothers. Younger Son Otto. Burned to Death by Vlasov Army & Gestapo in Zakrov. In the Final Hours of World War Two. Writer of the Famous Otto Wolf Diary. I went in to the Church of St Maurice. Prayed for My Family & Loved Ones. Church Dates from the Early 15 TH Century. The Church Organ is the Largest in Central Europe. Saw and took Photo,s of the Hradisko Monastery. Established in 1078. From 1802, was a Military Hospital. Was Hoping to Visit Citadela Cafe. Quirky with Man in Window, in Suit of Armour. Was Closed though. Rain Still Coming Down. Had Latte Coffee in Cafe 87. Before Catching the Tram - Olomouc Railway Station. For Journey Back to Praha.


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