Tag: Czech Republic Road Trip

Kutná Hora, then to Brno

This morning we left Mcely and headed to Kutná Hora. In the historical town center are three very popular sights, the Unesco Church of St Barbara, The Bone Church, and Cathedral of Our Lady at Sedlec. While the Cathedral of Our Lady at Sedlec was nice, we had seen a...

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Prague continues to impress

This morning marked the end of our group press trip with the other travel journalists from around Europe. My girlfriend and colleague Terri and I would be on our own for the next 8-9 days, road tripping around Prague and the wine region of Morovia. After having breakfast and checking...

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Southern countryside of Bohemia

Today we left Český Krumlov and headed north through the beautiful Bohemia countryside. We stopped in a charming village called, Holašovice, which is an exceptionally well-preserved example of a traditional central European village. We were met by some locals who were dressed in traditional attire and offered us some tasty...

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Due south to Český Krumlov

Today we loaded up in our transport vehicle and headed south to Český Krumlov to visit the Český Krumlov Castle and nearby Châteaux and gardens. This is the second largest castle complex within the Czech Republic, second only to Prague Castle. Built in the 13th Century, the castle is a...

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Prague: Day 2

Before meeting up with the other journalists who flew in from around Europe for the beginning of our group press trip, Terri and I had some time to explore on our own. Just down the street from the Lindner Hotel (where we're staying) we noticed some interesting activity going on....

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Czech trip starts today

After 15 years and a long flight from Phoenix, I have returned to the Czech Republic for a two-week long road trip through Bohemia and the wine country of Moravia. The Czech Republic is one of my favorite countries in Europe, so I'm excited to explore some new areas, and, to...

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