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Travel Blogs from Prague

Winging the trains of Europe

A travel blog entry by blaurin on Aug 22, 2014

... visit to Prague, so it was a shame it was so rushed. For Alex and I, we were blown away by the crowds! Our last visit was in winter and we did not have to squash our way through Wencelaus Square! And that was early! It became worse heading towards lunchtime!

Because of our limited time, we first walked over one of the minor bridges towards the castle, but we knew we were not going to make it up there, so we decided not to rush. ...

Transvestites, Porn Stars, and Cows

A travel blog entry by burtonnm on May 24, 2014

2 comments, 20 photos

... are umbrellas in the closet for us to use.
2. They have a pillow menu where you can choose from 6 different categories of pillows that vary in firmness and filler.
3. Each room has a doorbell outside the door.
4. They have their own bee colony here where they harvest their own honey. (We took some to bring home)
5. They also grow their own asparagus. Apparently they use this in the table arrangements. Each table has a vase with a single asparagus in ...

Day Three: Archives and Golems and Kafka: Oh my !

A travel blog entry by kgraney on May 22, 2014

1 comment, 8 photos

... the revamped ghetto streets, and the breathtaking Old Jewish Cemetery, which together make up the Jewish Museum in Prague, What a long, rich, complicated, and very sad history.The Cemetery, which contains over 12000 tombstones dating from the 14th-18th centuries, was fascinating, the Spanish Synagogue stunningly beautiful, and the story of the Rabbi Loew and his Golem uplifting in its strangeness and humor (might I add, Prof. Taylor and I were feeling ...

Back full circle

A travel blog entry by colleensouness on Feb 22, 2014

1 comment, 3 photos

We’re back full circle; Prague is a LOT warmer second time around. And after our taste the other cities we visited, Prague must still be the most stunning with its medieval architecture.

  • I stayed two nights on campbeds in the apartment of 29-year old Lenka, which she shares with her Grandma during the winter months, and a large fluffy white ...

A crash course in Czech history

A travel blog entry by 2aussiesinavan on Aug 07, 2013

6 photos

... of pre history communities that settled around this area, with the water supply and higher ground it would have been very suitable.

Wenceslas was a much revered King of the 10th century who was murdered by his brother for not taking the ruthless policy line that he wanted so has been made into a Saint and holds great respect. We saw the helmet and chain mail suit that was purported to be ...