Travel Blogs from Prague
... there's usually anything there, but today, there was an Easter Market, so there was actually something to watch other than just a new of the city.
The Easter Market consisted of a variety of stalls set up in the area. Some had toys and crafts. Others had a variety of foods, including a potato cut into a spiral, stuck on a stick, and deep fried. Yummmm. I also saw a street performer playing some instrument that I couldn't even identify. ...
... the cob, hot dogs and, finished off with a glass of mulled wine. Well, what a day.. Oh, we couldnt resist a glass of local liquer too. Hee hee. We loved people watching and saw many playing snow ball fighting and taking funny photos for laughs. Isn't life a blast when you're having fun. Its all down to ourselves to make it happen. Not hard is it? It's even ...
... interesting but probably not what the normal tourist in Prague would do. Having seen the hordes of people hanging round the tourist spots, I'm glad we did the tour. Oddly enough, if you moved a couple of streets away, the crowds completely disappeared.
After all that we had a quiet night, apart from my trek to the supermarket. They had fantastic dairy products so I bought quite a lot of those. Now we just have to eat them.
... story. The other is that the city feels like a giant stage set. Perhaps it's the architecture or the colour of the buildings and the excessive use of gold leaf, but I couldn't shake the feeling that I was somehow walking through a giant Disneyland. This feeling was later enforced when we got stuck in a thunderstorm that night on our way home from a couple of drinks. Lightning bolts cut through the inky sky and thunder shook ...
... like a fairy tale city that just gets better with every turn you take. Today we crossed the Charles Bridge and climbed the multitude of steps up to Prague Castle which overlooks the profusion of terracotta roof tops and Baroque buildings below and descended via the cobblestoned path that lead to the park by the river. Keith had filed most of his knees away by that point so was almost nanus and lost among the throngs of school kids that were on excursion today!
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