Travel Blogs from Prague
... Most of the inscriptions on the headstones are worn away with time.
Next we visited the Klausen Synagogue which has also been turned into a museum. This museum held various artifacts categorized by the holidays they symbolize. For example in the Rosh Hashanah section we saw old Shofars and in the Purim section we saw Groggers. This was my favorite museum because I love how Jews all over the world celebrate holidays the same way. So many things about ...
... up four flights of worn stairs to an attic area. The house is home to a family of artists. The attic has a bar, surrounded by their paintings, and a piano in the corner. We drunk wine, ate pastries, and someone played the piano, as we chatted to very friendly Czechs. It’s still legal to smoke inside, so we also got our share of second-hand smoke.
The temperature was around 8 degrees. With the wind, it was quite chilly.
We had an early start on Day 2. We cooked and ate a quick breakfast at our apartment since our guide, Kamil Voudrous was meeting us at our apartment at 9am.
We started our tour in Old Town Square. Kamil provided us a brief historical overview of the Old Town Square before we started toward our next destination. Near ...
... and the wonderful church. An original map in the monastery shows the way the city wall encircled the original town.The monastery occupies a wonderful site above Prague and the views are spectacular.
We then made our way down the narrow cobbled streets to Prague Castle established originally as a timber fort in the late 19th Century and rebuilt in the 16th Century. Today it is the home to the president of the Czech Republic. ...
... ve had including a kitchen and luggage space (so it isn’t clustered all over the floor). We were more than pleased with our first impression of Sir Toby’s and they had working Wi-Fi. After the train ride from hell, we took quick showers and composed ourselves to visit the basement bar and outdoor terrace. The shower is dangerous! Only two options- scalding hot or freezing cold. There is no special medium with meticulous adjustment. It was a ...