My visit in Vienna was blessed with beautiful weather- bright blue sky with the breeze and color of late autumn. As great as the weather was, Vienna is truly a remarkable city. Experiencing the city in a way made me understand why time and again the city is always included in one of those “best […]Read more "Hofburg Palace & St. Stephen’s Cathedral (Stephansdom) Vienna, Austria"
The bridge, the castle, the spires, the tower, the walls and just the ordinary cobble stone block, it plays with your imagination and it has the ability to convince you that once there was magic that rules the city of Prague. Though night time in Prague is often spent getting acquainted with the world famous […]Read more "Magical Prague At Night, Czech Republic"
Across the Vltava River, overlooking the Lesser Town (Malá_Strana) is the Prague Castle (Pražský hrad), the largest medieval castle in Europe and the seat of power of the past kings of Bohemia, Roman Emperors, the current official residence and office of the President of Czech Republic. It is hard to miss out Prague Castle among […]Read more "Prague Castle (Pražský hrad), Prague, Czech Republic"
It seems that most visits in Prague start and end with a scenario like this- stand at the Old Town Square, stare at the treasured medieval Astronomical clock together with the rest of the crowd, wait for the next hour to watch one of the world’s oldest and only functioning astronomical clock do its magic […]Read more "The Old Town Hall Tower & The Astronomical Clock (Pražský orloj), Prague, Czech Republic"
I could have taken a day trip somewhere or visited some other cities instead, yet my feet were glued in Prague. I don’t mind looping the same route everyday and eventually discover something new, all I wanted was to be in the moment and absorbed everything that makes this city wonderful. To take the interconnected […]Read more "Walking Around Prague, Czech Republic"
“Prague won’t let you go, the little mother has claws.” Franz Kafka The first time I walked along Charles Bridge I was extremely impressed, however the overwhelming number of visitors did not make the experience one of kind. I knew that it’s impossible to expect a popular tourist destination to be uncrowded but I also […]Read more "Charles Bridge (Karlův most), Prague, Czech Republic"
Bordering the city of Berlin is Potsdam, a thousand years old town known for its UNESCO World Heritage historic castles and parks. Easily reachable from Berlin by S-Bahn train in less than an hour, I chose Potsdam as my side trip for I was drawn to its wide-open space and small town charm. How I […]Read more "Schloss Sanssouci, Potsdam, Germany"