Category Archives: Czech Republic

Photo | Zodiacal Ring

Prague, Czech Republic: Prague’s Astronomical Clock (Czech: Pražský orloj), located in Prague’s Old Town, was first installed in 1410.  It is the third oldest astronomical clock in the world, and the only one currently in working order. Zodiacal Ring Inside … Continue reading

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Photo | Silhouettes and Sunsets

Prague, Czech Republic Prague’s Charles Bridge is one of those magical places to watch the sun set.  The beautiful silhouettes of religious sculptures and roof spires poke into the colorful sky with an air of authority, begging to be photographed.

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Marionettes of Czech Republic

Puppetry has had a long history worldwide, but seems to have resonated here in the Czech Republic, a detail that’s hard to miss as one passes numerous shops in the streets of Prague. In the late part of the 17th … Continue reading

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Prague | 10 Things at Random

Often when I go to a city, it is the random little things that stick in my memory the most, and Prague was definitely a city which lent itself well to this.  Here are a few random fun things we … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day | 3.1.11

Prague, Czech Republic The magical lights of Prague’s Old Town Square seem to amplify the enchanting conversation between the Clock Tower and Tyn Church at night.

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Praha, A City For All

Traveling with a group of friends can sometimes be challenging.  What one person loves, another hates.  When one person wants to be here, the other there.  Different personalities bring different energies to the mix, and different interests will lead each … Continue reading

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Prague’s Underground – Doorstep To The Past

Prague, or Praha, as they call it in the homeland, is possibly one of the most romantic cities I have passed through.  I tend to like the historical centers of major cities, where the past and the present collide.  Where … Continue reading

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Kobe: Prague, Czech Republic

Located just next to the Ambassador Hotel, Kobe steak, grill, and sushi restaurant is definitely an eatery not to miss on your travels.  I ate there alone on my last night in Prague, as my friends went out to party … Continue reading

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Pizzerie Václavka – Prague, Czech Republic

Pizzerie Václavka happened to be the closest place to eat next to the apartment we had rented through Stan the man, but was quite delicious.  Good enough that we went back for more pizza twice in our 3 nights in … Continue reading

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Restaurace U Jindřišská věže, Traditional Czech Food – Prague, Czech Republic

For a truly traditional Czech meal, try Restaurace U Jindřišská věže on for size.  A real popular locals eatery, this restaurant is usually packed, and chances are you’ll be placed at a table with others to save room.  It’s all … Continue reading

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