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  • Dracula's Castle
    Friday the 13th offers from Tours of Terror
    When you combine Friday the 13th with a Full Moon, enthusiasts of the paranormal are on the lookout for something spectacular to do. The organizers of Tours of Terror/Dracula Tour are offering NEW travelers something very special (and a bit scary)...
  • Prague takes 5th place on Travel Advisor's Top 25 World Destinations
    Prague takes 5th place on Travel Advisor's Top 25 World Destinations
    Prague, also known as the “Golden City of a Hundred Spires,” was named 5th on Travel Advisor’s 2014 25 Top World Destinations. Its fairy-tale architecture and love of classical music make this Cezch Republic city a popular top...
  • St Charles Bridge: A bridge to a different era
    St Charles Bridge: A bridge to a different era
    Prague is the most popular tourist destination in Eastern Europe. The city suffered relatively little structural damage during WWII and so much of the city has remained intact. With some of the most spectacular architecture, Prague is a modern day...
  • Exclusive gallery Praguekabinet
    Prague is a beautiful city with spectacular inspirational modern art and design
    Prague is one of the most popular cities in all of Europe. It was the sixth-most visited metropolis in 2011 and is ranked on fifth on the current world list of best travel destinations by Tripadvisor. This has mostly two reasons. One is the...
  • Prague Castle
    Make reservations for GHOSTour Prague haunted vacation tour
    GHOSTour is offering a new location for their 2015 Haunted Vacation tour. Travel to Prague, Czech Republic on May 3, 2015 through May 10, 2015 for an unforgettable week-long adventure to one of the scariest and notorious locales in Europe.Prague...
  • NY City trivia quiz (NY-Q10)
    New York City pop-quiz
    NY-Q10. New York City is older than what European City?a. St. Petersburg, Russiab. Prague, Czech Republicc. Berlin, Germanyd. Vienna, Austriae. Athens, GreeceNY-Q11. Which one of the following IS NOT the park in Manhattan?a). Central Parkb)....
  • Europe's latest 'in' spot: Cesky Krumlov in the Czech Republic
    Europe's latest 'in' spot: Cesky Krumlov in the Czech Republic
    Chances are you don't know much about Cesky Krumlov. Like most Americans, probably nothing. So you might be surprised to learn this tiny town in the South Bohemian region of the Czech Republic is fast becoming a big draw for tourists from all...
  • Architectural Wonders are not all in Prague
    Architectural Wonders are not all in Prague
    Visitors to Europe generally know that Prague and Vienna are chock full of beautiful architecture, some of the most beautiful buildings in the world. What they may not know -- and what my husband and I discovered on a recent bike trip from one...
  • Prague Has a Secret Neighborhood Within the City
    Prague Has a Secret Neighborhood Within the City
    After biking the rural country roads from Vienna to Prague in September, with Austin Adventures, being back in a large city was a bit of an adjustment. As gloriously beautiful as Prague is, the tourist pods -- hordes of tourists from all over the...
  • Looking at what the Nazis didn’t want us to
    Looking at what the Nazis didn’t want us to
    Have you ever noticed how often the same moderns get get museum shows over and over again. Picasso and Koons come to mind. It’s as if they’re all we’ve got and why the National Gallery in Prague warrants a shout-out for mounting...
  • 1833 Yom Kippur Machzor Title Page
    One day after the Ninth of Av
    Tisha (the ninth day) B' Av(of the month of Av) I arrived early. Erev(the evening of)Tisha B' Av.I've never really liked this day. Does anyone? Middle of a Chicago summer, 90 degrees, from one morning to the...
  • Germany flooding
    Severe weather also plaguing Europe
    The American news media has been dominated for the past couple of weeks with stories of death and destruction caused by severe storms that have produced tornadoes and flooding across much of the central United States.Central Europe also is dealing...
  • Five haunted places in Eastern Europe
    Five haunted places in Eastern Europe
    Eastern Europe is a vast place of history, ancient castles, interesting legends, and of course ghosts! The places that are discussed in this list are haunted by various spirits, in one place on this list in particular it's haunted by a serial...
  • Marilyn Monroe photos stolen: Ahead of Prague exhibit
    Marilyn Monroe photos stolen: Ahead of Prague exhibit
    The reported Marilyn Monroe photos stolen before going on exhibit in Prague included several other memorabilia items. The photos were part of a collection put together by Italian curators. According to The Huffington Post on May 22, 2013, the...
  • 'Lamb Of God' front man Randy Blythe
    A message from Randy Blythe of 'Lamb Of God'
    Randy Blythe posted a special message to his fans today. As many of you probably already know 'Lamb Of God' frontman Randy Blythe was indited in Prague of the Czech Republic on a manslaughter charge. Earlier this year he returned to Prague...