Prague has always been on my bucket list of great cities to visit. Not that I actually knew anything about Prague, mind you, but in my head were visions of Old World castles peeking out from the fog along the Vltava River. Right or wrong, I had made a mental czechlist that included castles, stunning scenery, sophisticated cityscapes and interesting food. I present you, my Prague Czechlist.
Castles? Czech! Towering high over the city of Prague is the Prague Castle, the largest coherent castle complex in the world according to the Guinness Book of World Records (nearly 70,000 m² total area including palaces and churches). As you draw steadily closer, the castle is simply massive, and since it’s located on a hill, it’s visible from almost everywhere in Prague. Unfortunately, the week I was there, the castle itself was closed for technical … Read More »