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Sep 10, 2015 - Marianske Lazne

We stopped at this beautiful spa town, Marianske Lanze or Marienbad on our way to Ceszky Krumlov. The cups are kept for the locals in a building where they can "take the waters" literally. The name Marienbad first appeared in 1786; since 1865 it has been a town. Then a second period of growth, the town's Golden Era, came. Between 1870 and 1914 many new hotels, colonnades and other buildings were constructed or rebuilt from older houses. In 1872 the town got a railway connection with the town of Eger (Cheb) and thus with the whole...

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