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OSTRAVA !!!.

Wonderful to be Back in Ostrava. Staying in the Quality Hotel. Ano, it is That !.

Many People From Around the World. Come to the Czech Republic. Though Few Venture any Further Then Praha.
Praha has Many Glorious Attributes .
The Czech Republic Has Far More to Offer.


Here In Ostrava For The Colours Of Ostrava Festival. Area Offers Many Places that Supply Good Pivo. Like Radegast, Qasak. Or the Ostravar Brewery. Ostravar Brewery has a Museum. Quite Handy one Transport Stop From My Hotel. It Closes Early Evening. Mind, Across The Road is A Beer Garden. Open to Families , Dogs & Goats. I Kidd You Not !

First Evening Enjoyed Huge Pivo, Watching the Sun Go Down.


Have a Good Friend Pavel. We Had a Fine Goulash at Radegastovna Na Namesti. Then He Took Me Sightseeing. A Slag Heap. Not The Tourist One. Could Be in Iceland !. Intriguing Directly Opposite is a Beautiful Lake. Fisherman Winding Down from all Their Problems of Everyday Life. Maybe Fishing is Not Your Bag. Two Compete Contrasts Though.

Then on to Seventies Architecture Vitkovice Railway Station. Amazing Only Two Routes Operate From Here. One Ticket Kiosk. Many Down Trodden People, the Homeless. Now Call This Home. Somewhere to Sleep. Now i am Back in the UK. Last Night, Ross Kemp Highlighted this Problem. True Point, Everybody is Maybe Two Points from the Same Position. Do Not Judge !.

The Roma Populate Some Parts of Czech City,s. Pavel is a Wonderful Photographer. Books, Exhibitions Etc. Was Lucky to Mix, & Meet.The Roma Not in a Obtrusive Way to take Some Wonderful Photographs. As We Drive Through a Ostrava Area. Everybody Out on the Street or Hanging Out Of Windows. At Ease with Themselves. A Different Culture, Ano. Often Misunderstood.

Final Stop. The Coal Mining Museum at Landek Park. Museum is Now Closed Coming up to 19-00 in the Evening. Pavel Explains it is a Good Experience. Travel Down the Original Lifts, Down to the Coal Face. With Miners who Worked Here. They Will Even Tell Their Coal Miner Jokes !!!.
Have Interesting Conversation in Nearby Restaurant. Type Like when i first came to the Czech Repiblic. Drinking Lovely Cerne Barbara Pivo. Laying Before us Vast Areas of the Tent City. Music Fans from Around the World. That Huge Reminded Me of Refugee TV Clips.


For Culture Vultures. Their is The Central Ostrava Museum. Starting From the Ancient Digs. Through Ostrava,s Early Days to the Second World war, Communism to the Here and Now. With Knowledgeable Museum Guides. Plus i was Like a Pig in the Mud. At the Exposition of Vintage Motorcycles. Cerna Louka Pavilion C. Loads of Old Bikes. Lovingly Restored With Pride. With Audio Commentary. Quotes Heard Like " You Can Take the Pile Of Scrap " !!!. Amused Me. Some Motorcycles Here not Available in Their Country of Manufacture.

So I Make No Apologies Again. See OSTRAVA. You Will Not be Disappointed . Plus You Will Have Memories. Which Will Stay With You Forever !!!.

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