Articles Tagged ‘sightseeing’

Prague’s Astronomical Clock Stopped for Repairs

Prague’s Astronomical Clock Stopped for Repairs April 8, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Visitors to Prague in the next couple of weeks will miss out on what is arguably the best-loved tourist attraction in the city: The hourly “ringing” of the Prague Orloj. Built in 1410, this astronomical clock on the Old Town Hall Tower amuses hordes of people every day with its chimes and procession...

Top Stops for Prague Views

Top Stops for Prague Views January 28, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
You’ve heard of the Seven Hills of Rome, right? But did you know Prague has not seven, but nine not-so-famous hills of her own? Yep – Letna, Vitkov, Opys, Vetrov, Skalka, Emauzy, Vysehrad, Karlov and the highest of all, Petrin. You can climb these “mountains” for some views (keep reading)...