Posts Categorized: Travel

Golden nights

The Prague Post Sleep in style under Prague Castle Malá Strana’s Nerudova street is routinely packed with tourists making their way along Prague’s Royal Route either to or from the castle. Lucky ones will have booked a room at the Golden Wheel, a boutique hotel about halfway down the street. “When guests open the door,… Read more »

Golden nights

The Prague Post Sleep in style under Prague Castle Malá Strana’s Nerudova street is routinely packed with tourists making their way along Prague’s Royal Route either to or from the castle. Lucky ones will have booked a room at the Golden Wheel, a boutique hotel about halfway down the street. “When guests open the door,… Read more »

Hiking in the Czech Republic

Expats.cz Explore the beauty of the Czech Republic on foot Stretch your legs and take a hike. The Czech Republic has a variety of hiking “styles;” be it flat, mountainous, fields or forests. An extremely well-marked trail system makes it a no-brainer to shed your weekly city life and get out for a nice easy/strenuous… Read more »

Art in Prague

Expats.cz Paintings and Photos and Sculptures, Oh my! An overview of galleries and museums in Prague Whether you are an artsy type or just looking for a way to kill a rainy day; Prague has numerous museums and galleries sure to show your favorite genre; a traveling exhibition or maybe even introduce you to something… Read more »

Plzen

Expats.cz Well, there’s the brewery…That was the typical response when I asked about Plzen. I got the impression that, except for the brewery, there wasn’t a lot of reason to visit the city. And if you weren’t really interested in the beer brewing process, you should keep traveling. A recent two-day visit definitely proved me… Read more »

Flowery fun abode

The Prague Post Iris Congress Hotel blooms in Prague 10 The furnishings and colors that dominate any space can instantly give you a sense of the mood, vibes and other atmospheric conditions the owners would like you to experience. Iris — a newly opened congress hotel in Prague 10 — thrives on a bright vibe… Read more »

Biking in the Czech Republic

Expats.cz When & where to ride your bicycle in the Czech Republic With mild weather and relatively flat lands, plus some mountains for the hardcore amongst you; the Czech Republic is excellent biking country. The landscape is criss-crossed with well-marked and maintained biking trails, allowing you to go as far or as near as you… Read more »

For film buffs, a guide to Prague on the silver screen

The Prague Post New map details shooting sites of Hollywood movies Trivia time: In the movie The Bourne Identity, where does Matt Damon’s character attempt to spend his first night in Zurich? Correct answer: Kampa Island in Prague. Kampa is also where a car explodes, supposedly outside the U.S. Embassy, in Mission: Impossible. Prague’s scenic… Read more »

Jindrichuv Hradec

Expats.cz The third largest castle in the Czech Republic! We were once a council town! Jindrichuv Hradeites are proud of the simple things their town offers. The castle is an excellent reason to visit, but the council town thing isn’t much use to the average visitor. Located in the beautiful South Bohemian region, Jindrichuv Hradec… Read more »

Radisson Alcron’s ageless elegance

The Prague Post New Town hotel finishes an extensive guest room renovation project What would Prague be without its history? From the people to the music to the buildings, history seeps through every cobblestoned corner. With its legendary guest register and its building homage to Art Deco, the Radisson SAS Alcron Hotel is an integral… Read more »