Prague – Day 5

Monday 27 August We  haven”t yet seen the inside of the Old Town Hall, or St Clements church. We’d like to see the inside of St Salvatore in the daylight, and climb at least one of the Charles Bridge Towers.  It’s early so we  make for the bridge. I walk over it, then up the … More Prague – Day 5

Prague – Day 4

Sunday 26 August The Charles Bridge is at its finest in the morning before the crowds arrive so we head off to the river. The sky is a brooding grey and I can see why many of the paintings sold on the streets and in the market are so dark. There’s hardly anybody in the … More Prague – Day 4

Prague – Day 3

Saturday 25 August Today we plan on crossing the Charles Bridge again to visit the Lesser Quarter (Mala Strana). We take the tram to the Town Square (Malostranske namesti) and head for St Nicholas Church. You can see its dome from across the river and from Prague castle. It must be a large church but … More Prague – Day 3

Prague – Day 2

Friday 24 August We’re going to spend all day exploring Prague castle. We catch the tram up the hill and enter through one of the many gates. First though we watch the changing of the guard. It’s great to watch the precision marching and the drill.  I want to see the palaces that are supposed … More Prague – Day 2