Travel Blogs from Prague
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Next up was a ride in a horse and carriage. It was starting to get pretty cold so we were super excited that they had a big warm fluffy blanket to wrap ourselves up in. They took us on a ride around the cobbled streets of Prague which was lovely and when the horses did their massive poos it provided some nice warmth. We continued on our quest to tick of as much as we could and walked over the famous historic Charles bridge and ...
... We visited a few stops along the way including the incredible St Barbara’s Cathedral.
Kutna Hora is a small town, but the reason so many flock there is to view the bone ossuary. The ossuary itself was smaller than I imagined, I don’t really know how to describe it in any other way than to tell you it was haunting. There were chandeliers made of skulls, wall trimmings of femurs and bones stacked upon ...
... Each has a religious meaning, and many are saints. Often, people will touch the statues for good luck; the original statues have been replaced with replicas to help keep them from corroding. We had the bridge nearly to ourselves, and it was a very wonderful experience.
When we finished at the wall, we decided to make the long trip back to the residence hall. We needed to get some sleep and prepare for the next day's adventures. Thus ended part one of ...
... around with no idea where I was, and came across a couple outdoor markets. They had some really interesting things for sale, but I really didn't have the patience at the time to really look at anything. After a while of walking around, I headed back to the hostel to rest for a bit. I was laying in bed watching a movie when Katherine popped in. She laughed and thought I hadn't been out of bed at all yet. We chatted for a while, talking about our trip and ...
... Outside elevator up to the room.
Girard left for PHL on Sunday 4/28/13 and I took train to Edinburgh.
Didn't like first Hotel Walton so moved after one night to boutique hotel Angels Share.
Walked walked walked in Edinburgh!
Train back to London on Tuesday 4/30/13 with one night stay in Heathrow.
Flew London-PHL-SYR Wednesday 5/1/13.
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!