Category: Czech Republic

  • Travel rewind: My first time traveling abroad

    Travel rewind: My first time traveling abroad

    Everyone’s gotta start somewhere. Before I became an internet authority on travel, I got my traveling start on a two-week trip around Europe. I had just graduated from grad school and in lieu of attending my own graduation, my best friend Lauren and I valiantly set off on a European adventure. Looking back on it…

  • The best places to propose in Prague

    The best places to propose in Prague

    Prague is a disgustingly romantic city, which makes it a great destination to get down on one knee and pop the question. If you can hold off on proposing in the first corner of town where there’s a busker playing the accordion, then you can craft the perfect moment in one of many stunning sights…

  • Where to get a wedding dress in Prague

    Where to get a wedding dress in Prague

    I recently got engaged – the most important thing a woman can do in her life second only to childbirth. In the absence of constant travel, I’m spending a lot of my time wedding-planning. The process of finding a dress can be overwhelming, doubly so when you’re an expat in another country. But once you…

  • The challenge of mentally expatriating

    The challenge of mentally expatriating

    There are a lot of challenges related to being an immigrant – the bureaucracy, the culture shock, the homesickness, the language barrier to name a few. One particular hurdle that people rarely ever mention is the difficulty of mentally expatriating from your home country and how emotionally exhausting that is. Most people live in a…

  • Best glamping rentals on Airbnb

    Best glamping rentals on Airbnb

    It’s been a tough year for travel, and not everyone is willing to get on a crowded plane to go get potentially sick in another city. In order to get away, many people have turned to the great outdoors. But let’s face it, camping in tents is not for everyone. Luckily, those of us looking…

  • The success of the Czech Republic’s pandemic response

    The success of the Czech Republic’s pandemic response

    I’ve been living here for four years already, so I have a lot to thank the Czech Republic for, but no experience has filled me with gratitude toward this country quite like the organized and coherent response to the coronavirus pandemic. The success of the Czech Republic’s pandemic response was the result of a swift…