Prague Castle is a castle complex dating from the 9th century. Also the official residence of the President of the Czech Republic…… Renee’s cousin allowed us to use their apartment for the summer (3 months). This allowed us the flexibility to explore the Czech Republic more than just a few days as in previous visits and to take advantage of the great transportation systems within Europe […]
Off the beaten path in the Czech Republic…… Renee had never visited the Eastern part of the Czech Republic. To see it “off the beaten path” we borrowed a car from her sister and set out on a week-long journey through the countryside. Domazlice – located in the Plzen area (southeast of Prague). By chance, we arrived during the Chod Festival, one of […]
Svíčková – Don’s favorite Czech meal…… Attended Renee’s niece’s wedding. Second trip to Prague for Don.
Prague spelled in many ways…… Prague – Don’s first visit to Prague to meet Renee’s family in the Czech Republic. Čerčany – Renee’s hometown from birth until age 7 and the town her grandparents lived and owned a restaurant. Benešov – Town where her father was a pharmacist and her step-mother was a pediatrician. Renee’s sister also lives in Benesov. […]