Tag: pilsen

  • The Pilsner Urquell brewery tour

    The Pilsner Urquell brewery tour

    As a casual beer drinker, one of my favorite travel activities is visiting breweries around the world. Brewery tours are a fantastic way to get the best possible beer right from the source. I’ve been to quite a few, but I don’t think I’ve been as impressed as I was at the Pilsner Urquell brewery…

  • Could I Live Here? Pilsen Edition

    Could I Live Here? Pilsen Edition

    As a general rule, I won’t do a Could I Live Here post about a place unless I’ve spent at least two nights there. But I thought I’d make an exception for Pilsen, where I only spent one night, because I thought contrasting a city that is so similar to where I live would be…

  • Day trip to Pilsen from Prague

    Day trip to Pilsen from Prague

    If you enjoy beer, Pilsen is one of the must-see cities in the Czech Republic. That’s because it’s the city where pilsner beer originated in the 1800s. You can still visit the brewery that produced the world’s first pilsner beer in Pilsen. But more on that later. Getting to Pilsen As one of Prague’s closest…