Prague Walking Tours

The weather in Prague has been perfect for roaming, so each day I take a new walking excursion – on my own or with one of the many guided tours available. I often avoid organized tours because of the vast amount of info provided so quickly and the dizzying speed of the 3+ hour walks.…

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Prague Alternative Walking Tour

Yesterday during a four-hour walking tour through several neighborhoods I learned about Alternative Prague! It was a small friendly group of 7 – three Americans, two Israelis, and two Australians. Our excellent guide Eliska, from Prague Alternative Tours, enlightened us on many aspects of Czech Alternative Culture and life in Prague. Eliska discussed the art, music, and…

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Holešovice Prague

Holešovice is in Prague’s northern suburbs in District 7 along the Vltava River. I went there on Sunday to visit the Prague Zoo and nearby botanical gardens. Getting to Holešovice from Old Town was a bit of a haul and involved taking two different trams and a bus. I got off the last tram at the…

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