(+) Cheap, cheap, cheap. Pretty clean and comfortable. Location really not as bad as it may seem at first. Lots of facilities on site. (-) Can be noisy. On top of a huge, steep hill. Not very friendly. not particularly helpful staff. (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2001)
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Advantages: Relaxed atmosphere, feels more "Czech" than Prague. Disadvantages: Not much to see; lacks genuinely great pubs, restaurants & nightlife.
...had renovated out of it. Or second, you might roll up, wander around for a bit, think, "Is that it?", and then move on.
The real charms of the Czech Republic's second city reveal themselves over time. With a population of around 400,000, it often feels smaller, with many locals evacuating the city for the countryside at the weekends. The immediate center is tiny, and Brno's attractions can be...
Advantages: Varied Culture, Warm people Disadvantages: Spoilt by joining the EU
...People talk about the Czech Republic, when they really mean Prague. Prague is like most major cities in Europe, its big, beautiful, and has its own certain cultures to attract tourists, it is however, too commercial for my liking (read my other reviews about what I do, and where I go)
I favour the other side of the coin, and my journey\'s reflect that.
Flying to the Czech Republic is easy...
Advantages: Cheap prices, wonderful people, not many English! Disadvantages: Difficult language to grasp.
...Two days after we get back from Prague, and it's +2C in Ipswich. The previous week we were walking around in -10C in Kutna Hora, and it barely touched us. This island cold soaks through your bones, and you want to be back in that picturesque snowscape again.
This is post-holiday blues, of course. Last time I was in the Czech Republic, I was on a mission to get the girl. This time I was...