Bijou de Prague
Travel Blogs from Prague
... train back to Vienna. Even though it was a short trip I absolutely loved Prague and wish I could have spent more time there but appreciated the fact that I got to go even for a few days!
Huge thank you to Mark and Gayle Fulton for letting me stay at their apartment for the few days I was there - much appreciated! It was so nice to have a homey place to stay at while travelling.
Next trip is the big one! Scotland and Ireland here I come, laddy!!
... for dinner, meeting Martin, Bettie's boyfriend, then off to pub for first Czech beers before club for rap gig. Understood only swear words but great atmosphere, catchy tunes with sax/flute, guitar, bass/keyboard and DJ on decks.
Sleep in while B and L went to work early, in to town for lunch, meeting L’s boyfriend and then to art gallery for Anton Muncha’s The Slav Epic, enormous paintings depicting a narrative of Slavic history. ...
... having at least a handful of others clicking away over your shoulder or joking about it being time for another "pivo" at the next pub to complete their Czech experience. Having survived similar experiences in Seville, Barcelona and Dubrovnik, we did manage to apply some of our learned tricks and enjoy ourselves though.
One of the biggest challenges related to the pretty girl syndrome turned out to be finding decent places to eat and grab ...
... minute purchases, we headed back to the station to board our train. We traveled for 5 hours to reach Munich and then just over 12 hours to reach Venice on a night train. We slept in a bunk room with 4 other people...quite an interesting and cramped experience. When we reached Venice the next morning we were very happy to be with Jenna's family and to have time to ...
... about backpackers... My fiance and I just sat there like "Well, this is awkward"....
We went through Dresden, where the majority of the passengers got off, and from then on we both agreed that the scenery was gorgeous and very picturesque... Definitely the prettiest train journey so far - pretty rivers, little villages, green spaces, it was beautiful!
When we arrived in Prague, our first stop was locating the tourist information point to buy a map ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed