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Proof That Prague Is Europe's Prettiest City

The Huffington Post | Jenna Rak | Posted 05.12.2014 | Travel

Prague typically isn't at the top of travelers' bucket lists but we're here today to tell you that it should be. Seriously, the place is stunning. Not...

This Is Pop: Take It or Leave It

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 07.05.2014 | Arts
Marcel Hidalgo

If you know nothing about the band Latimer House from Prague and their debut, All The Rage, a look at the cover art might have you expecting a Dali-esque sound paradox, a collage of varied distorted sounds creating a new whole.

Go Here, Not There: 10 Alternative Destinations

Cheapflights | Posted 06.07.2014 | Travel

The world is filled with must-see destinations we are told we need to tick off our ever-growing bucket lists. Behind these well-traveled hotspots are smaller, lesser-known attractions that are definitely worth your time.

OTP's Guide to Partying Your Ass Off in Prague

Off Track Planet | Posted 05.03.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Prague's party scene is more beer and jazz, less ecstasy and techno. Although not as cheap as it once was, Prague's beer-brewing skills are amongst the best on the planet and you can still party like a king on a peasant's budget.

If New York City Neighborhoods Were European Cities, Where Would You Live?

The Huffington Post | Karin Swanson | Posted 03.06.2014 | Travel

We can't all afford the luxury of traveling or living abroad. But if you live in New York City, maybe you can experience some of Europe's offerings wi...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Love Locks

Posted 02.16.2014 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Michele Herrmann. Her photo of love locks on a Charles Bridge gate is set in Prague, one of the ...

Human Locomotion Theatre in Prague: The Story of Eadweard Muybridge

Jesse Seaver | Posted 04.13.2014 | Travel
Jesse Seaver

If you are a lover of modern dance and multimedia theater you should add this show to your list to try and catch.

Prague Wows With a Cornucopia of Stunning 20th-Century Architecture and Design Gems

Bob Richter | Posted 04.10.2014 | Travel
Bob Richter

It's impossible to nail down my favorite parts of Prague in one post, so I thought I'd focus on my favorite examples of architecture and design in the city: Cubist, Art Nouveau and Art Deco.

Top 10 Beatles Fan Destinations Around the World

Cheapflights | Posted 04.07.2014 | Travel

Whether you're a die-hard fan or an occasional listener, get a taste of The Beatles in these 10 cities across the globe.

Another 'Georgia on My Mind'

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 03.28.2014 | Travel
Magda Abu-Fadil

A walk down Rustaveli Avenue, so named after a 12th Century Georgian poet, on a cold January morning allowed me to appreciate some of the country's history, which my guide recounted with relish.

Trial Upon Trial

John Feffer | Posted 03.01.2014 | World
John Feffer

Anyone born in Prague later in the 20th century would also understand Kafka and The Trial all too well. Consider, for instance, the Slansky show trial that took place in Prague in 1952.

A Different View Of Prague

Posted 12.26.2013 | Travel

Instagram allows every traveler to display their unique perspectives of the cities they live in and explore. This week, Jan Pražák's (@prazakj) ...

Following the Magic to Eastern Europe

John Feffer | Posted 02.15.2014 | World
John Feffer

It's not as easy to cover Eastern Europe any longer as a freelance journalist. Editors are no longer falling over themselves to solicit articles.

A Child of 1989

John Feffer | Posted 02.01.2014 | World
John Feffer

The changes that took place in East-Central Europe in 1989 were not just an inflection point for people in the region. The lives of many outsiders were profoundly altered by what happened that year.

You Don't Need To Be A Millionaire To Travel

Posted 10.28.2013 | Travel

If you want to see the world -- especially while you're young -- but don't exactly have the funds to do so, you're not alone. Between flights, acc...

8 Things Not to Miss in Prague

The GypsyNesters | Posted 10.10.2013 | Travel
The GypsyNesters

The heart and soul of the Czech Republic, as well as traditional Bohemia, are inseparably wrapped up in the amazing cultural confluence that is Prague. It's like stepping inside a fairy-tale picture book.

Pushing Boundaries

John Feffer | Posted 11.27.2013 | World
John Feffer

For many journalists, rebellion took the form of pushing the boundaries of what was acceptable.

One Week in Prague and Budapest

Ramaa Reddy Raghavan | Posted 11.20.2013 | Travel
Ramaa Reddy Raghavan

Before summer slinked its sunshine and idleness into oblivion, we decided spontaneously, mid-month in August, to do a one week trip to Budapest and Prague. Why these two cities in Europe?

Homeless Tours in Prague Could Go Europe-wide

Pro Journo | Posted 10.20.2013 | Impact
Pro Journo

By Patrick Reevell, Dual-Degree Masters in Journalism and International Affairs at Sciences Po, Paris Karim, former male prostitute, now tour guide....

Tango Means Embrace

Rick Steves | Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

I met my Czech friend, Lída, as a guide in Budapest back in communist times. It was 1988, and things were just starting to loosen up. Lída was leadi...

Czech Tales of Communism

Rick Steves | Posted 10.09.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

Prague is a beautiful, historic, and delightful-to-visit city. And if you, like me, are forever fascinated by slice-of-life stories from people who ha...

The Czech Republic: Sites to Behold

Barbara Barton Sloane | Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel
Barbara Barton Sloane

The Charles Bridge... a mansion designed by Mies van der Rohe... an ancient Jewish town center and synagogue. What do these and nine other equally div...

Prague: Jumbled with History

Rick Steves | Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

Prague is a traveler's dream city: exotic but easy, affordable, boasting arguably Europe's best beer, and an architectural time warp with plenty of gr...

You Can Help in the War on Wildlife Trafficking

Natalie Lapides | Posted 09.24.2013 | Green
Natalie Lapides

he rhino crisis needs a push to do something, and there is power in numbers. Be that push. If we wait too long, it won't matter because there will be no more rhinos left to protect.

My Visit to Prague

Michael Kaiser | Posted 09.21.2013 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

They all agreed that the most important thing they learned at the Kennedy Center was courage, the courage to ask for money, the courage to embrace a new funding paradigm, the courage to do something different than others in the Czech arts ecology.