Travel Blogs from Prague
After a long train ride from Budapest the day before and a late arrival, we were long overdue for a sleep-in. Walter was the first to rise and snuck out to make purchases of rudimentary provisions for a late breakfast. The girls filled in the morning with the obligatory washing before planning the afternoon's activities. Our four-roomed apartment is very close to the Old Town Square, but we decide to explore the other side of ...
... ticket Office at about 2pm and decided to get the "Full" ticket when the lady said it would take from 3 to 4 hours to complete everything and it was all open until 6pm. This ticket gave us admission to 8 sections of the castle complex. The cathedral was another impressive gothic cathedral and seemed almost as big as Notre Dame but probably wasn’t. Other parts had art and history of the castle etc but one unique section was “Golden Lane” which were tiny houses ...
... we waited patiently in line...ah well, soon to part company. Some really nice people on board but a few, like small town Saskatchewan (talk, talk, talk about absolutely nothing!!) and loud voiced USA folk became really tiresome. Definitely time to be on our own!! Amazing cruise site wise and meals were beautiful but it will be quite awhile before we take another cruise and this ...
... I'm unsure of how the public transport system works, so I walked. Even up what seemed like hundreds of steps to the castle. The good thing was that were little shops in the side of the hill and the views were magnificent.
The walk up all the steps were worth it, as the castle is amazing. I timed it just right too. A large crowd had gathered at the gates. It was noon and there was a band in one of the upper rooms of the castle. I asked a local what was ...
... with our new Israeli friend from the hostel, Uri. After much (not really) deliberation, we decided to go bar hopping around 10pm. We went out with Uri, and he led us to an Irish Pub (of all places!) where we sampled the local spirit- Becherovka (sp?) which tasted like Hot Damn- cinamonny… The band that was playing was great and they did a fantastic job at the covers they played. Our bill by the end of the night was around ...
Other places to stay in Prague
Praha 1, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $133
Praha 9, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $48
- Great hotel, great price
- Great hotel
- Hotel OK, shame about the location
Praha 4, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $91
- Great hotel
- A Huge Dissapointment
- Well worth the extra journey
Praha 1, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $169
- Solid 4 star
- A Good Choice
- A Very Pleasant Surprise
Praha 9, Prague | 3 star hotelfrom $81
Praha 4, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $66
- Lovely Hotel
- Great location out of city centre
- Fantastic, good value, great standard hotel
Praha 6, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $70
- Pleased with our choice.
- Nice but not near the city center
- Great hotel
Praha 1, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $166
- Excellent Staff
- Great staff, great location.
- Fantastic hotel, Great Location
Praha 8, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Praha 8, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $121
- 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 $64
- Pleasantly Surprised.. :)
- 1st class
Praha 3, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $64
- Not All That
- Super! An outstanding hotel in a sublime area.
- Standard, edge of town Novotel
Praha 1, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $65
- Had a great stay...
- Pleased with the pyramida
- A Great hotel with easy access
Praha 4, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $87
Praha 6, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $88
- Not your typical Holiday Inn
- Royal treatment at sensible prices
- Superb Hotel!!
Praha 5, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $45
Tlalpan Sur/South, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $53
Praha 1, Prague | 3 star hotelfrom $85
- Great price & location
- Had problems..Very good location
- Great hotel
Praha 5, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $97
- What a pleasant surprise
- Most hip hotel so far...
Praha 2, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $75
Praha 1, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $425
- Outstanding Hotel
- Perfect in Every Way
- Ultimate luxury
Praha 1, Prague | 5 star hotelfrom $142
- Great Hotel!
- Perfect for a short break
- Wow! What a fantastic hotel!!!
Praha 10, Prague | 3 star hotelfrom $35
- Nice clean Hotel
- No Bedbugs
- A pleasant surprise in Prague
Praha 7, Prague | 4 star hotelfrom $57
Praha 8, Prague | 3 star hotelfrom $57
Praha 11, Prague | 3 star hotelfrom $48
- Great, but be careful
- Great trip, but hotels a bit far from city
- Cheap and Clean for student travelling in Prague!