Travel Blogs from Prague
... had posted in the Mongol Rally Facebook page asking if there was anyone in Prague heading to the Czech Out party the next day and who had space in their car as she was joining her team. We were and so volunteered.
Once again, the overnight rain had given way to a bright and warm morning. There were two girls sharing our dorm, one of whom (the more chatty one) was from Argentina and was travelling Europe on her own. She told us how she had ...
... large Gothic hall is still the site of the Presidential election held every 5 years. Walking past that we come across the 'St.Georges's Basilica' which is the largest preserved church complex in the castel complex. Then it's into the 'Golden Lane' which is the staff complex. Its quaint houses with narrow streets. Good photography opportunity. As you walk down the steps the next will be for coffee at the Lobkowicz cafe ...
... a week later. After the liberation of Czechoslovakia, it housed the offices of the communist Czechoslovak government. During the Velvet Revolution, Alexander Dubček, the leader of Czechoslovakia during the Prague Spring, appeared on a balcony overlooking Wenceslas Square to hear throngs of protesters below shouting "Dubček to the Castle!" As they pushed for him to take his seat as president of the country at Prague Castle, he embraced the crowd as a symbol of democratic ...
Breakfast and on the bus by 8:30. What I thought was going to be a relatively short driving day turned into a longer one. We stopped for a picnic lunch at a Tesco parking lot in Czech. Here I got out some Czech crown (money) and also bought a scarf cuz it was freaking freezing. Not the best weather for a picnic. But a good picnic nevertheless. We departed again at around 1:30, and were on the bus until ...
... trip also made me wonder and consider if they would be amongst the top marijuana consuming in the world?? Once I arrived to the train station, I had to week 3 or 4 kilometres to make it to the castle. The surroundings were beautiful: wide open planes of grass with a thick sense line of trees surrounding it. The castle itself is quite "spartan" looking, very aesthetic. But it was a beautiful day with open clear sky, is the contrast with the sky was sharp and elegant. I make ...
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!