Travel Blogs from Prague
... Since the Czech people lack religious convections some tradition remain. The witch is to be put in the kitchen in a symbol of good health and blessing for the house.
The last thing we did before meeting up with Sarah was visiting a Sex machine museum. It looked more like torture than pleasure but I guess there's a fine line.
Finally sarah arrived and we ate dinner at a gluten free restaurant. Yay beer and goulsche.
... 25 koruna or about $1.34
1 package sliced fancy salami 31 cK (Czech Koruna)-$1.66
1 litre milk- 18cK- just about $1.00
1 500 ml bottle dark (GOOD) beer 11.50 cK- 61 cents
1 pkg of 4 apples- 44.90 cK- $2.40
1 250 gram pkg Jacobs Kronung coffee- 99cK-$5.30
4 bananas- 30 cK-$1.60
2 litre bottle Pepsi Light (diet) 37 cK-$1.98
Our first meal out here which was the one on the boat: 2 glasses wine, 1 fresh lemonade, 1 pizza and 1 plate ...
... or restaurant, but she got them out of there in a hurry. The teenagers had obviously been enjoying some of the local “liquid refreshment” and were in a very jovial mood indeed. One of the group stopped and asked me where I was from, and I also asked him where he was from. He said “Italy” and when I asked him in Italian which town he lived in, he was very surprised. He extended his hand and we shook hands (he was from Torino). I seem to ...
... in last. This was a bummer but it did afford us with some really cool friends who we hung out with the rest of the night.
The next morning we discovered that our hostel has bikes for hire. With our biking experience in Amsterdam in mind we knew how we were going to spend our last full day in Prague. Amsterdam taught us there is no better way to see a city than by bike and we weren’t going to miss this opportunity. The cost was only 2 euro more than an all-day ...
... up until three kings day, January 6th.
Except for psychologically throwing me off into thinking today, the 25th, is just any day in the year, I like Czech Christmas. It's a holiday more focused on folklore and tradition than excess with a family environment that is easy, relaxed and just enjoyable. For our first holiday away from family, this one was pretty nice. [and for this ...