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When you're going to Prague, there's another town called Cesky Krumlov that you shouldn't miss. It's a historic town a few hours from Prague and a bus or train ticket is only a few dollars each way. And check out the hostels page for Cesky Krumlov on this site.
If you're in Olomouc including a Sunday or Wednesday save your visit to the old Castle museum for then -- it's free! Even if you have to pay though, it's 50Kc, a third the price of castles in Prague Krakow and Cesky. And eat at the Hanachka Hospoda, best food of my trip and again, cheap -- half a roast chicken with …
Tabor is a beautiful historic city in South Bohemia, and definitely worth a visit if you want to see some of the glory of the Czech Republic without so many tourists. Facilities are good. Tabor hostels, shops, and restaurants will make it easy to stay longer than you expected. Tabor’s central square is home to a …
Sumperk is a town of about thirty thousand people in the Olomouc Region of Czech Republic, near the border with Poland. The town was founded by German settlers in thirteenth century, so its name comes from German word "Schönberg," literally meaning "beautiful hill," which is most likely linked with the nearby Hruby …
Pilsen is world famous for its beer -- it has some of the largest breweries in the Czech Republic and the brands Pilsner, Pilsner Urquell, and Gambrinus are well-known well beyond the boundaries of Europe. Once a fortified fortress, today Pilsen is a relatively small city with population of less than one hundred eighty …
Liberec is the fifth-largest city in Czech Republic and the third in the historical region of Bohemia, situated on the Lusatian Neisse river and surrounded by the Jizera Mountains and Ještěd-Kozákov Ridge. Often overshadowed by the cities of Prague and Brno, it is a lovely city in its own right with a fairly rich …
If you're coming to České Budějovice, you're most likely coming for the beer. Home to more than one brewery, this town is a great place to travel alone or with friends and enjoy tossing a couple back. The town has a very laid back feel and the people are extremely friendly, although English is not spoken by as many …
Imagine a city like Prague, but smaller and less-grandly spired, where a good share of the people strolling around the historic center are actually Czechs -- and you've got Olomouc, one of the Czech Republic's lesser known attractions. The city boasts two main squares, a striking town hall, a bevy of baroque fountains …
Litomysl is a small town in Pardubice Region, Czech Republic, located around a hundred and thirty kilometers from Prague. First mentioned somewhere around the first century, Litomysl has gone through many important periods and has a lot of history to show. Although it's located somewhat off course, it is a fascinating …
Znojmo is a picturesque nook of southern Moravia. This little town, nestled alongside a valley, offers up some very good quality highlights. This town is a great place to waste time, sit back, relax, find a terrace, and gaze out over the River Dyje valley, and then start a stroll through the calm, picture-perfect …
Like something out of a fairy tale, Loket perches above a sharp bend of the Ohře River in the Czech Republic, nearly surrounded by water. Loket's more famous cousin, Český Krumlov, captures the majority of the tourist traffic; there's not a lot to actually do here in town, but it's a lovely place to relax and immerse …
Prague is the capital of the Czech Republic and its nickname is “Golden City,” which it definitely lives up to. There are a great number of Prague hostels to choose from, most of which are fairly good hostels. Prague consists of 57 boroughs, but do not worry, only five of them are actually of interest for tourists; …
Brno is the second city of the Czech Republic and a serves many travelers well as a break from visiting capitals between Prague and Vienna, Bratislava, or Budapest. The city is small enough to have a historic yet very lively city-center. Brno isn't very well known, and there's probably not any one tourist magnet in …