Medieval Night of Fun
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The evening at the restored Medieval Tavern was very entertaining.  I loved the music, especially the drummers and the ambiance was perfect. Most of the places in Old Town seem … Read More

Strahov Monastery
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Main Gate The main entrance is decorated with a Baroque gateway from the 18th century, holding a statue of St. Norbert. A statue of the same Saint is situated on … Read More

Ghost and Legends Tour in Prague
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This evening we went on a ‘Ghost and Legends Tour’ of Old Town.  We heard stories about alchemy, murder, curses, executions, the restless spirits still said to wander the narrow … Read More

Prague Old Town
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Old Town Hall Tower and Astronomical Clock Prague’s old Town Hall was built in 1364. The astronomical clock in the town hall’s tower is one of the city’s most popular … Read More

The Centre of the City: Charles Bridge and John Lennon Wall
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Charles Bridge is a 14th century stone bridge linking the two sides of Prague. This magnificent structure is one of the city’s finest attractions, and is the main pedestrian route … Read More

The Puppet Show: An Opera
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I discovered that Regan really loved puppets.  She really wanted to go see a puppet show.  We went to see ‘Don Giovanni’, the ‘opera of operas’ written by Mozart, at … Read More

A Day in Jewish Town
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Present at the establishment of the Jewish Museum in Prague in 1906 were the historian Dr. Hugo Lieben and Dr. Augustin Stein, the representative of the Czech Jewish movement and … Read More

Night at the Opera
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Our first day was spent figuring out the streetcar map and getting to Prague’s most famous site, the Castle.  The evening was spent at the Opera, a short walk from … Read More

Views from Prague Castle
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Prague Castle Square Castle Square was laid out in the Middle Ages right in front of Prague Castle.  A number of magnificent palaces from the 16th to the 18th century … Read More

Saint Vitus Cathedral
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St. Vitus Cathedral is the largest and the most important temple in Prague. Apart from religious services the coronations of Czech kings and queens also took place here. The cathedral … Read More

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