Prague is the capital of the Czech Republic. It’s also the largest city in the country where you can see a lot of the beautiful architecture, amazing monuments, fountains and museums.
It’s really full of places that you should visit so it’s the best idea to stay there longer than one day. Don’t be afraid of an accommodation. The city has many luxury hotels and some bed and breakfast which are not very expensive. Probably the cheapest place to stay is hostel in Praha. Of course it would be great to find something next to the city centre but usually it’s more expensive way.
When visiting Prague you should have some good city guide and a map to choose the best route. If you love architecture you need to see Old Town Square. It is usually full of tourists and locals, especially in the summer. The buildings around the square represent the most important styles in the art history, like Romanesqe, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Rococo. In the centre of the square you can watch the statue of Jan Hus, one of the most known church reformer.
Old Town is connected with Lesser Town by the Charles Bridge. Probably it is the most important bridge in the country. It was built in 1357 to replace the Judith Bridge destroyed in 1342. The bridge is a path over the river Vltava where you can see thirty Baroque statues. It is one of the most busy area in the city.
It is only a beginning of the Prague trip so don’t forget about comfortable shoes. They could be you best friend when visiting this beautiful city.
Vienna is one of the most beautiful city in Europe. Everyone who have been there once, dream about returning to this amazing place to explore it better.
Vienna has a rich history so you can see a lot of historical buildings and museums. One of the most popular place in this amazing city is the Kunsthistorisches Museum. It is a magnificent palace full of the collections of fine art.
Very important place to see in Vienna is also the Wiener Rathaus. It’s the town hall of the city and the seat of government. On the top of the rathaus you can see the Rathausmann, a symbol of Vienna. It is the Neogothic building built in the 1880s.
Vienna’s most important church is St. Stephen’s Cathedral. The first church was built in 12th century in Romanesque style. The reconstruction in the Gothic style was made in the 14th century. The cathedral was destroyed during World War II but it took only seven years to rebuild it. You can see eighteen altars in different styles there and a lot of sculptures and paintings.
Don’t be afraid of a place to stay. You can find some small budget hostel in Wien or five star hotel with luxury and professional service (i.e. Alibi Hostel Wien). You can also find some lovely bed and breakfast in the city to feel like at home.
So if you haven’t been in Vienna yet, start to think about it. It could be your best holidays in a city.