Prague: Castle District

Situated on a hill above all else in Prague is the Prague Castle.  When you hear the name, you assume there is a castle involved, but that is not in fact the case.  On the grounds of a former castle sits the entire “castle district” made up of a stunning cathedral, a quaint village of … More Prague: Castle District

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New Town Prague, CZ

As the names might suggest, Old Town Prague has the quaint charm you expect, while New Town Prague has the booming economy and modernness of a much larger metropolitan area.  The architecture in the New Town areas is still distinctly European, but more sleek, modern, and cubist than the Old Town section. Today, we will … More New Town Prague, CZ

Jewish History + Communism in the Czech Republic

During our travels, we like to keep our tales light. We hope to hold your interest with a new fact about a foreign land or make you laugh with a story about silly Americans abroad.  However, we are getting into a region of the world where it isn’t all fun stories and cute photos.  The places we are visiting now … More Jewish History + Communism in the Czech Republic