Travel Blogs from Prague
... passed by a bakery afterwards for dessert and all the sweets were under a dollar.
The town used to be a mining town and we passed by a silver museum. We stopped in to check it out and this particular museum offered a tour inside some of old 13/14 century mine tunnels! I had to do this. Unfortunately, this meant missing out on the bones at the Church by the train station.
The silver mine we went into was built ...
... So, to celebrate that evening, we a ate at a 'Celtic' restaurant, with steak being it's specialty dish. Another thing it excelled in was beer, which I later continued to consume in large quantities at the hostel bar, to the point where my response to the offer from equally merry strangers; "would you like a lleger shot?" was in the form of an even merrier; "yes!" We also met some very welcoming Australian girls there, which put ...
... of Prague. Though the number of Czechoslovakian Jews killed in WWII is less than the numbers in single cities outside of the count, one synagogue is dedicated as a memorial to them. Their names are written throughout the synagogue on the walls alongside with the name of the village they were from. It is very moving to see the names go on and on forever. To enter this museum all of the men are given a kippa to cover their head out of respect whether they are Jewish ...
... ice cream and more delicate. Well worth a try and likely to come to NZ some time, if they haven’t already.
The evening was devoted to dinner with David’s colleague Petr and two of his students, Tereza and Tomas who are planning on starting a PhD in the near future. We had a wonderful meal at a restaurant, called U Seminaristy, that we had visited with Petr on an earlier visit. Marion got the chance to eat ...
... When we got off the bus and headed out of the station, it reminder me and looked like the Prague I remembered when I visited in 1999, old and crusty, a little bit dirty, old bomb cars like our taxi. But when we went for a walk after getting to our hotel I was amazed. There are a lot of new buildings , but they are designed to blend into the original architecture. There are a lot of big international companies over here. The people all dress very ...
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!