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Prague Towers – St Vitus’s Cathedral

Prague Castle occupies 70,000 m².  For those antiquated imperialists who can’t envisage metric areas that’s 17 acres, and to any old imperialist that makes it the largest ancient castle in the entire world.  It is really a village inside the … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path in Voss – Hanguren Part I

According to my GPS our hotel was at an elevation of 300 feet.  The top cable car station of Hanguren, the hill behind our hotel, was at 2,150 feet.  A climb of 1,850 feet?  I’m not sure that was right – … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path in London – The Shard

Although walking the coast of Britain is our primary objective, we also have a side mission – to go to the top of every one of the World Federation of Great Towers.  There are 45 of them.  If we really … Continue reading

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64b – The Spinnaker Tower Part II

Up, up, UP we went, up the Spinnaker Tower! The tower has three decks to it.  The main viewing deck is the lowest of the three; the slightly smaller cafeteria sits in the middle, and then there is the smallest … Continue reading

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