Czech Republic Journals

Living, working, and traveling the Czech Republic

An October 2003 trip to Czech Republic by rockpaperscissors

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Quote: I managed to see quite a bit of the Czech Republic during the year I spent living in Prague. Just remember that it's NOT called Czechoslovakia anymore. They are two separate countries. Don't embarrass yourselves. ;)

Living, working, and traveling the Czech Republic

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Most of the tourist attractions in Prague are pretty obvious, but hop on a train and visit Kosnice, where you can see chandeliers made of human bones. If that's too gruesome, check out nearby Kutna Hora or Karlstein castle. Further away is Cesky Krumlov, a UNESCO World Heritage site I cannot recommend enough. Karlovy Vary is a nice trip as well, but don't drink too much of the spa water. It left me feeling, uh, not so good...for two weeks! Brno is a fun city too, with an active expat scene and a nice, laidback atmosphere.Quick Tips: Think magazine lists a lot of cool, expat-friendly events in Prague. Prague Post has heaps of info on restaurants and cultural events, and the websit...Read More