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Trips to Europe - Curling, Crusing & More

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Danube Cruise

One of the small towns you see along the Danube. This one had a old abbey and a ruined fortress up on the hill. We had a walking tour here.

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Danube Cruise

The impressive medieval town of Cesky Krumlov in Bohemia, Czech Republic. The buildings have all been restored since the Soviet period.

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Danube Cruise

Another view of Cesky Krumlov, from the castle. We had lunch at the tables outside the building at the bottom left, right by the bridge.

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Czech Republic

After our cruise, we visted more countries by train. This is a view of some of the nicely restored buildings in the old town square in Prague.

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Czech Republic

Prague from the top of the tower in the old town square.

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Germany

We spent one night in Dresden, Germany. The city was almost completely leveled in the war but has been nicely rebuilt.

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Germany

The medieval town of Rothenburg, Germany. It was spared in the war so most of the buildings are original.

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Germany

Nymphenburg Palace, summer home of the 18th century Bavarian royalty, in Munich.

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Finland

We took a quick flight up to Helsinki to watch Canada's game against France at the World Hockey Championships.

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Germany

Back in Germany, the Brandenburg Gates in Berlin, taken from the former East Germany side.

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Germany

The Bundestag, German Parliament, in Berlin.

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Poland

The old town in Warsaw, Poland wasn't too large. We also got there on a cold Sunday morning so there wasn't much going on.