Most countries have an indigenous beverage distilled at home — either legally or illegally. Some are tasty, some are scary, but all are potent. The difficulty of finding these local versions of America’s moonshine varies from location to location, but each provides an opportunity to learn a bit more about the people and places you’re […]
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It’s hard to resist a garden in full bloom, especially one sampling every color of the rainbow. While one can easily find a slew of scenic gardens and public parks in just about any city, there are a few European destinations boasting quite impressive flowerbeds this season. From larger-than-life palace grounds and artist-inspiring, free-growing shrubs […]
Even if you’re not the kind of traveler who wants to check off as many destinations as possible in a week-long vacation, you might get restless staying in one place for that long. With some cities, you not only have the option of visiting another region, you can also stamp your passport by going to […]
You’ve heard it a lot in the last few months: Europe is cheaper than it’s been in a long time. The time to go is now. But Europe is a big place. So where should you visit to make the most of the strong dollar?
With over 10 years of experience as a professional tour guide, Roman Bily is one of Prague’s best experts. He offers 12 different types of tours including an overview of Prague and a Communism walk but also explores lesser-known sights such as Prague’s ancient underground in his tour, Old Town Underground.
Whether your layover is a quick break or an entire 24 hours, venturing outside the airport in one of these ten European multi-faceted cities will make your layover just as memorable as your final destination. Here are our picks for the best European cities for layovers.
There are more than 20 microbreweries in Prague and a surge in pubs proffering “multi-taps” with rotating selections of fresh arrivals from Bohemia and Moravia and beyond. Here are 10 such places, accessible right in the heart of the city. Armed with a map and a full stomach, it’s an easy walk to check them […]
Prague’s history is impossible to escape – the architecture alone pushes you back a hundred years or more. When it’s time for a break, day or night, there are a variety of establishments with a special history, a special beverage, or both. Here are five of our favorite drinks in Prague.
Beer lovers, you don’t have to go far in Europe to try amazing new ales. The options are endless! After all, Europeans have been brewing beer for hundreds of years…they know how to get it right. Here are a few highlights for beer enthusiasts making their way around Europe.
Prague private guide Martina came to Prague in early summer 2001 while studying Tourism Industry and Hotel Management. She’s been a licensed private guide since 2007 and loves sharing her knowledge of her city, and its art, architecture, history and music with visitors. She uses Eastern Europe’s iconic Trabant cars 601 to give her tours […]