Fun for Kids

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Prague Tower Park

Prague Tower Park Recreation Area On the Prague TV Tower post I mentioned this place because although Prague Tower Park would not normally be on your list of places to visit, you will appreciate combining the TV Tower and Tower Park. When I worked at the TV Tower in 1996/7 this was a public park … Read More

Prague in February

Prague in February Handling the Weather and What to Wear Prague in February is historically the coldest time of the year and it’s not uncommon to get periods of minus 10 degrees Celsius in the city. As with January, the clothing advice is to have thermal leggings available to you (they don’t take up much … Read More

Prague Bike Tours

Prague Bike Tours This is one of a set of posts which looks at Prague Tours on Wheels so it will include bike tours, eBike tours, eScooter and Segway tours. On this post I’m going to introduce you to a selection of the various Prague bike tours available in the city. This includes short city … Read More

Prague Escooter Tours

Prague eScooter Tours This is one of a set of posts which looks at Prague Tours on Wheels so it will include bike tours, eBike tours, eScooter and Segway tours. This one looks at Prague eScooters and the first thing to note is that they are fully electric. Design-wise you have the “Hugo” style which … Read More

Prague Tours on Wheels

Tours On Wheels – Segway, eScooters and Bikes I’ve now published three posts to give you some tips and tricks on how to choose a good “mobile” tour i.e. using a regular bike, e-Bike, eScooter or Segway. But before you choose, there are some things that you need to know and this post will point … Read More

Prague Segway Tours

Prague Segway Tours This is one of a set of posts which looks at Prague Tours on Wheels so it will include bike tours, eBike tours, eScooter and Segway tours. This post looks at some of the Segway options. Although it’s a fun way of getting around for most ages (some places put a minimum … Read More

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DOX Centre for Contemporary Art

DOX Centre for Contemporary Art in Prague DOX is a little way out of the centre in Holešovice. Opened in 2008, it’s in a converted factory giving it 3000 square metres of internal and external space for hosting a variety of exhibitions. DOX does not carry a permanent exhibition so you’ll normally find two or … Read More

Prague Escape Rooms

Prague Escape Rooms If you’re looking for a more mentally challenging activity (other than which beer to try) on your trip to the city then Prague Escape Rooms might fit the bill. These can also be called Quest Rooms, Exit Games, Escape Games and Puzzle Rooms. The clue is in the name. Look for places … Read More

Zlute Lazne Prague’s Original Beach Fun

Zlute Lazne – Prague’s Original Beach Holiday Location What’s to see and do? If you’re in Prague during the summer and you just fancy a break from the deep culture and stunning architecture then Zlute Lazne (Yellow Spa) might be for you especially if you’ve got kids with you. Zlute Lazne is a self-contained recreational … Read More

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A Trip to Prague Zoo

A Trip to Prague Zoo Since having children we’ve been to Prague Zoo many times both before and after the flood in 2002. Without doubt it’s a lot better now than it was then. Apart from the animals that died that August, I can’t help but think that the flood was actually a blessing in … Read More