Articles Tagged ‘Czech Republic’

NileGuide 5 with Jessica Spiegel of WhyGo Italy

NileGuide 5 with Jessica Spiegel of WhyGo Italy July 28, 2011 | NileGuide 5, Travel News | Read More
Jessica Spiegel is a travel writer for the BootsnAll Travel Network. Although Spiegel is based in Portland, a city she loves dearly, she’s more commonly known as the “Italy girl.” She writes the WhyGo Italy travel guide and doesn’t try to contain her bias toward anything and everything...

7 Unexpectedly Nice Places to be Buried, Drowned, or Otherwise Disposed Of

7 Unexpectedly Nice Places to be Buried, Drowned, or Otherwise Disposed Of July 11, 2011 | Featured | Read More
Getting old and dying… what can we say, it’s a six-foot downer. But there is a silver lining: figuring out how you want your remains to be treated can put the “fun” back in “funeral.” We at NileGuide are all for donations to science, ceremonial scatterings of ash,...

Crooked Cabbies Beware: New iPhone App Takes On Taxi Fares

Crooked Cabbies Beware: New iPhone App Takes On Taxi Fares September 27, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Everyone has a story of how they’ve gotten ripped off during a trip abroad. Whether a victim to airlines, a street performer or market vendor, most of us have a story to tell. One of the most common places for this to happen is to the hands of taxi cab drivers. The Daily Mail reports that one such...

Czech Time Machine: Soviet-Style Workers’ Vacations Return

Czech Time Machine: Soviet-Style Workers’ Vacations Return July 26, 2010 | Czech Republic, Offbeat, Travel News | Read More
When Czech travel agency owner Petr Krč was in the basement of a mountain hotel in Slovakia, he stumbled upon box after box of flags, linens, cutlery and glasses, all emblazoned with the “Revolutionary Trade Union Movement” logo. That’s when his capitalist instincts took over and he realized...