10th August

The first day’s ride from Tišnov to Boskovice (45 miles), calling at Pernšteyn Castle on the way.

Ruth relaxing on the downhill after a gruelling climb in the heat of the day

A welcome break in the shade at Nedvédice

Starting the climb up to Pernšteyn Castle on the hill top

Any bit of shade will do!

The lavishly decorated chapel in the castle

Getting ready to leave the castle after lunch

The square in Kunštát