ChapTER IX Life Works And Writings Of Rizal

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CHAPTER IX

Rizal’s Grand Tour Of
europe with Maximo
Viola (1887)

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RIZAL’S GRAND TOUR OF EUROPE WITH MAXIMO VIOLA (1887)

After the publication of his book Noli he
planned to visit the important places in Europe.
Dr. Maximo Viola
- he agreed to be Rizal’s travelling companion
- he was the person lends Rizal P300.00 for the
printing of the book Noli.

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May 11, 1887
- dawn of the said date they left Berlin by
train in which their destination was in Dresden,
one of the best cities in Germany.

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May 15, 1887
- @ 1:30 pm the train arrived at the railroad station of
Leitmeritz.

Professor Blumentritt
- a German Friend of Rizal
- he was waiting at the station with a pencil sketch of
Rizal.

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Hotel Krebs
- the room that Prof. Blumentritt get/reserved

- they stayed in the said hotel from May 13-14,
1887

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Rosa
- the wife of Prof. Blumentritt, a good cook.
- she prepared an Austrian dishes which our hero liked
it much.
- all in all the Blumentritt family was hospitable.

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Prague
- is a historic city in Czech Republic which Rizal
and Viola visited.

Dr. Wilkom (Univ. of Prague Prof.)
- who recipient of the recommendation letter from
Prof. Blumentritt.

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20th of May, 1887
- they arrived in Vienna, the capital of Austria-Hungary
and the stayed @ Hotel Metropole.

Norfenfals
- one of the greatest novelist.

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Masner and Nordman
- the two Austrian scholars who happens to be a
good friend of Blumentritt.

May 24, 1887
- they left Vienna on a river boat to see beautiful
sights of Danube River.

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From Lintz to Rheinfall
- their river voyage ended in Lintz, so they travelled by
land to Salzburg, and from there to Munich where the so
journey for a short time to savour the famous Munich
beer.

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Geneva
- from Laussane their next stop is Geneva.
- they spent 15 days here.

June 19, 1887
- Rizal’s 26th birthday he treated Viola to a blowout.

June 23, 1887
- they parted ways Rizal cont. his tour to Italy while
Viola returned to Barcelona.

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Rizal in Italy
- he visited Turin, Milan, Florence and on June 27,
1887 he reached Rome.

Eternal City of Rome
- he was thrilled by the sights and memories of the
city.

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June 29, 1887
- he visited the City of Popes, the Vatican
City and the Capital of Christendom.

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