Four mega tips for visiting Prague

1 Take comfortable walking shoes as it is very much a city to walk, you need to look at the buildings, sit at outside cafes and bars and cross the bridges. There are large areas which are cobbled so comfortable supportive trainers are ideal. 2 Look up, see the mosaics and sculptures at the top […]

The Ice Bar in Prague

Located in a row of unassuming shops Prague‘s Ice Bar is conveniently near the Charles bridge. 200KC or £6 gives you twenty minutes in the bar with a thick cloak and gloves and a choice of a sweet or sour  vodka with juice drink in a cube of ice. Music is played whilst customers ‘mingle’ in […]

The Castle area in Prague – photoblog

The castle area in Prague is west of the river and can be reached easily from the east of the town by walking over the Charles Bridge. (Alternatively take the funicular railway to Petrin Hill and walk through the convent to the castle area.) Mala Strana is the area at the foot of the castle […]

Art in Prague – a photoblog

Although The Grey Traveller is not an art aficionado I can enjoy it and particularly like to photograph street art or things I just find arty. Before visiting I hadn’t appreciated that Andy Warhol was from the Slovakia region and so my first art experience in Prague was the Gallery Goap in the old town square. This […]