They left Dresden and went to Teschen as next
stopover. They sent wire to Blumentritt.
May 13, 1887 at 1:30pm, they arrived in the railroad
station where Prof. Ferdinand Blumentritt was there.
Blumentritt helped the two get a room at Hotel Krebs.
They stayed there from May 13-16, 1887.
Memories in Leitmeritz
Enjoying the warm hospitality of the Blumentritt
They went to a beer garden
They attended a meeting
of the Tourist’s Club of
Leitmeritz where Blumentritt was the
He met Dr. Carlos Czepalak, a Polish scholar.
He was introduced to Prof. Robert Klutschak, a wellknown scholar.
Last night in Leitmeritz, they proposed a dinner to
Blumentritt’s family at their hotel.
May 16, at 9:45 am, they left Leitmeritz by train.
They went to Dr. Willkomm, professor of natural
history in University of Prague.
Tomb of Copernicus
Museum of Natural History
Cave of San Juan Nepomoceno
after this, they went to Brunn.
On May 20, they arrived in the “Queen of the Danube”.
He met Norfenfals, great novelist in Europe. He
Rizal received his lost diamond
They stayed in Hotel Metropole.
they visited :
they met 2 good Austrian scholars who are friend of
Masner and Nordmann
on May 24, they rode on a river boat to see Danube
TO MUNICH TO NUREMBERG
The river trip ended in Lintz. They travel overland to
Salzburg, and to Munich.
In Munich, stop for a while to taste the famous
Munich beer, assumed as the best in Germany.
They went to Nuremberg and were impressed by the
manufacture of dolls
Ulm, Stuttgart, Baden and then Rheinfall
The Cathedral in Ulm is the largest and tallest in
They went to Stuttgart
In Rheinfall, they saw
the waterfall which is
“the most beautiful
waterfall in Europe”.
They crossed the border to Schaffhausen,
they stayed from June 2-3, 1887.
they continued their tour to Basel, Bern and
They crossed foggy Leman Lake to Geneva.
One of most beautiful cities in the world.
June 19, 1877, Rizal’s 26th
They spent 15 days in
On June 23, they parted
ways: Viola returned to
Barcelona and Rizal went to Italy.
There was an Exposition of the
Philippines held in Madrid, Spain.
Igorots were exhibited, some were
He visited Turin, Milan, Venice and Florence.
• On June 27, 1887, he reached Rome, the”Eternal City”
or the “City of Caesars”.
• On June 29, Rizal visited the Vatican for the 1st time.