Travel Blogs from Prague
... of tour groups following their leader with a flag, so we moved on and walked to the Charles Bridge, another old famous bridge, over the Vltava River, lots of tourists there too but at least it keeps moving. Lots of statues on the bridge as this leads to Charles avenue and up to the castle.
For a rest we took the tram and just sat for 20 min. and checked out some places we will walk to later.
Back to the square and Garry found his Langos. A late ...
... red roofs is magical, much like that of Peter Pan, I'd imagine, were Wendy Czech. I did feel like flying.
I wanted to sit around and relax but this is Prague, people. Are you kidding me? I walked back downhill and into the old town of wonder and tourists. The long mall boulevard, which seems to exist in every city, was flanked with outdoor eateries. I passed a jazz combo who were quite good; small children danced in front. ...
... engineered trees that had never been discovered. There was something funny in one of the descriptions, all of which are translated to english. One had cited the Jurrasic Park as a time period…. Instead of the Jurassic Period. Ramsey and I both noticed this, and laughed. Was this a translation error? Or perception of the English error? I guess we will not know, but it is hysterical.
To Be Continued!
Sitting at a cafe, waiting to walk up the hill to the castle and go on a tour... Yesterday we had orientation at the Karlova University and met everyone else in the program. There are about 45 of us total, mostly from South Texas but some from New England, Cal Western and Florida Coast. Sitting through two hours of the entire history of the Czechs was pretty brutal first thing in the morning, especially when the instructor speaks broken English, but ...
... be figures coming out and moving around like you see in some of the more intricate coo-coo clocks. But no. The only figures were immobile on the outside and obscured by nets even if they were really cool to look at. When the clock went off, there was a crowd waiting below that you had to join about 15 beforehand if you wanted a good view. And then there were just drawings scrolling past windows for a few seconds. That's it. The squares were tiny and ...
Other places to stay in Prague
Praha 1, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $121
Praha 9, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $56
- Great hotel, great price
- Great hotel
- Hotel OK, shame about the location
Praha 4, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $100
- Great hotel
- A Huge Dissapointment
- Well worth the extra journey
Praha 1, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $168
- Solid 4 star
- A Good Choice
- A Very Pleasant Surprise
Praha 9, Prague | 3 star hotelfrom $76
Praha 4, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $68
- Lovely Hotel
- Great location out of city centre
- Fantastic, good value, great standard hotel
Praha 6, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $66
- Pleased with our choice.
- Nice but not near the city center
- Great hotel
Praha 1, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $158
- Excellent Staff
- Great staff, great location.
- Fantastic hotel, Great Location
Praha 8, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $66
Praha 8, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $114
- A 5 Nights' family holiday - smashing!!
- Lovely hotel
- Breathtaking Atrium, Irritating Corridor Music (sorry so wordy, summary at end!)
Praha 5, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $75
- Pleasantly Surprised.. :)
- 1st class
Praha 3, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $73
- Not All That
- Super! An outstanding hotel in a sublime area.
- Standard, edge of town Novotel
Praha 1, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $66
- Had a great stay...
- Pleased with the pyramida
- A Great hotel with easy access
Praha 4, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $86
Praha 6, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $68
- Not your typical Holiday Inn
- Royal treatment at sensible prices
- Superb Hotel!!
Praha 5, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $48
Tlalpan Sur/South, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $50
Praha 1, Prague | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Great price & location
- Had problems..Very good location
- Great hotel
Praha 5, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $89
- What a pleasant surprise
- Most hip hotel so far...
Praha 2, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $81
Praha 1, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $438
- Outstanding Hotel
- Perfect in Every Way
- Ultimate luxury
Praha 1, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $133
- Great Hotel!
- Perfect for a short break
- Wow! What a fantastic hotel!!!
Praha 10, Prague | 3 star hotelfrom $44
- Nice clean Hotel
- No Bedbugs
- A pleasant surprise in Prague
Praha 7, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $53
Praha 8, Prague | 3 star hotelfrom $85
Praha 11, Prague | 3 star hotelfrom $49
- Great, but be careful
- Great trip, but hotels a bit far from city
- Cheap and Clean for student travelling in Prague!