Tag: prague

  • 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…

  • The best brunch in Prague

    The best brunch in Prague

    Brunch is the most important meal of any day and over the course of my time living in Prague, I’ve cultivated a list of all the best spots for when I want a delicious brunch any day of the week. Skip the line at Café Louvre and head to these yummy neighborhood breakfast spots instead…

  • Could I Live Here? Karlovy Vary Edition

    Could I Live Here? Karlovy Vary Edition

    Having lived in the Czech Republic for four years and traveled around the country quite a bit, I can easily say that Karlovy Vary is my favorite city outside of Prague. We spent a weekend in the famed spa town, and I think it’s something I could get used to doing on a yearly basis.…

  • Prague in quarantine

    Prague in quarantine

    For what are probably obvious reasons, I haven’t had much to write about for the past couple of weeks. We’ve been unable to travel anywhere with no official word on when that will change. For the time being, we’ve been enjoying the hell out Prague, which has been closed to foreign tourists during the quarantine…