Tag: prague

  • Manifesto Market, a trendy alternative to Prague’s outdoor markets

    Manifesto Market, a trendy alternative to Prague’s outdoor markets

    I’m a big fan of repurposed wares and spaces. So I was thrilled earlier this year when the carefully curated Manifesto Market opened up near Florenc, in an area that was previously a garbage-filled empty lot under a highway overpass. Manifesto Market consists of a series of shipping containers housing mini pop-up versions of some…

  • 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…

  • The homeless guide to Prague

    The homeless guide to Prague

    Being that Prague is one of the most scenic and historical cities in Europe, there are an abundance of tours all around the city. But no tour experience is quite as unique as Pragulic tours, which show you Prague through the eyes of a homeless person. The Pragulic project is an incredible way to change…

  • Taking a free Prague tour (or three)

    Taking a free Prague tour (or three)

    Prague is one of those great European cities where you can take a free tour to see a ton of cool things and get lots of historical tidbits. There’s not just one tour, but several. In multiple languages. Every day of the year. So I decided to take a break from carefully avoiding the tour…

  • How to enjoy a spa day in Prague on a budget

    How to enjoy a spa day in Prague on a budget

    Though it’s not as famous for its luxurious bath houses as neighboring Budapest, Prague is a wonderful city to get pampered for cheap. You can enjoy an incredible time at a sauna or a day spa for next to nothing if you know where to look. This is everything you need to know about having…

  • How going to a gynecologist abroad is different from the US

    How going to a gynecologist abroad is different from the US

    Since I’ve been living in the Czech Republic for two years, I’ve had to go to the doctor for a variety of reasons. As Thai people say – it’s “same same but different.” Doctor’s offices are generally better equipped and my visits are always covered by insurance, but a visit to the doctor is a…