Czech Republic Archive

The best craft beer in Pilsen, Czech Republic

Pilsen, Czech Republic is best known as the birthplace of the pilsner style of beer. The Pilsner Urquell brewery is the obvious main draw for beer drinkers in the city, with the smell of freshly brewing beer permeating the air. However, if you’ve come to Pilsen for beer, you’d be missing out on a lot […]

The best craft beer in Ostrava, Czech Republic

Ostrava, Czech Republic is a hard drinking town. Most mining & steel towns tend to be that way. In a sense, it’s a cousin of Pittsburgh. Ostrava’s Stodolní Street does nothing to dispel this notion, as it is lined with bars that stay open late. It’s not uncommon to find people passed out in parks or […]

Travel Contests: September 26, 2018 – New Zealand, Argentina, Belize, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Prague, Czech Republic; New Zealand; Iceland; London, England; St. Croix; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Cape Town, South Africa; Argentina; a European river cruise; Belize; Napa, California; Santa Rosa, California; Sedona, Arizona; Peru; Rome, Italy; Jamaica; Nashville, Tennessee; France; and more. Good luck & be […]

A day trip from Prague to Tabor, Czech Republic

Most travelers to the Czech Republic visit Prague, and then they don’t end up going anywhere else. That’s a shame because the rest of the country has some beautiful places that are worth seeing. South Bohemia is a lovely area of the country, and it’s easily accessed from Prague. Tábor in particular is a gem […]

The history of beer in the Czech Republic

Any visitor to the Czech Republic will tell you that the country runs on beer. In fact, the Czechs drink more beer per capita than anyone else in the world. When I visited the Czech Republic, I quickly realized that beer was actually cheaper than water or soda, so it was easy to do as […]

Travel Contests: November 8, 2017 – Thailand, Italy, London, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Thailand; Riviera Maya, Mexico; Telluride, Colorado; Lake Tahoe, California; Prague, Czechia; Lucca, Italy; London, England; New York City; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t miss any contests and please share this post with friends […]