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Wordless Wednesday: Sidelined

Rubber Duck
Location: Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic


November 18, 2019 at 8:55 am 8 comments

Mmm Monday: A Tasty Treat

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Red Cabbage Dish
Location: Prague, Czech Republic


Chicken with Red Cabbage and Czech Dumplings

Prague is one place to go for foodies. It’s known for great cuisine as the presence of food tours can attest. But it isn’t good news for somebody turning vegetarian like me. It’s considered a sacrilege to be a vegetarian in this part of the world.

A popular dish that I tried was the chicken with red cabbage and Czech dumplings. Sorry, a pocket camera and poor lighting conditions inside the restaurant couldn’t give the justice it deseved. It went well with beer which is the favorite drink among the locals.

Besides the food, it’s a delight to roam the streets of this wonderful city. Spared from the bombs of World War II, the best of European architecture are well-represented. Standing next to each other, you’d find Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Socialist Realism, and others too numerous to mention.

Prague seemed to have been built without a plan. I found the streets and alleys to be very confusing. It was like walking through a maze. Understandingly, I always got lost on my way back to the hotel. I didn’t mind it, though, as it usually led me to discover something priceless like a Communist-era cafeteria where the locals dine.

July 6, 2019 at 3:58 pm 2 comments

Wordless Wednesday: Franz Kafka’s Childhood Residence

House of the Minute

Location: Prague, Czech Republic

February 14, 2017 at 9:10 am 12 comments

Wordless Wednesday: Dude, Can You Spare a Drink?

A Panhandler
Location: Prague, Czech Republic

November 14, 2016 at 9:04 am 4 comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Numbers

prague astronomical clock

Location: Old Town Square, Prague, Czechia

People live by the numbers. It’s the choice they make. Clock live by the numbers, too, not by choice, but rather of necessity. Coming in various types and sizes, they’re expected to tell the correct time to justify their existence.

Airport Scene
Prague’s Astronomical Clock
One of the popular tourist attractions in Prague, the capital of Czechia (formerly known as the Czech Republic}, is this astronomical clock located at the Old Town Square. Created by Mikuláš of Kadan and Jan Šindel, it dates back in the 1400s. Amazingly, it still works.

Airport Scene

Calendar Plate Below the Astronomical Clock.

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