Sticking around Prague this holiday season but wanting to venture out and see some nearby countries? Wondering the best way to travel? Well read on, we’ve got some info for you! One of the great things about living in Prague – and there are many great things – is its centrally located location in Europe.  The Czech Republic is known as “The Heart of Europe” for good reason and we are surrounded by excellent cities for a bit of touristing.  From Bratislava to Warsaw, from Berlin to Vienna, or even Budapest, you can get to our neighboring countries relatively easily and, if you’d like to hop further abroad to places like Paris or London, for example, you only have toRead more.

If you’re like me, you hate shopping.  I don’t mean at the mall buying jeans or at IKEA, though for me those are also experiences I try to avoid as much as possible.  No, I mean grocery shopping.  It’s just such a time suck and you have to do it so frequently! As I’ve gotten older, I’ve tried (often unsuccessfully) to find ways to automate things that are annoying or pull focus from things I’d rather be doing and grocery shopping is one of those things.  Think about it:  Setting aside the kind of shopping where you pop into a Potraviny to grab a bottle of water or that Soy Sauce you forgot to pick up, you probably spend noRead more.

Living in a city with such excellent public transportation options often means that the average resident doesn’t own a car and, even if they do have one, they often only use it for trips out of town.  Another factor in deciding whether or not to own (or even rent) a car in the city is the availability of parking.  Prague, like many major metropolitan cities, has an abundance of lots where resident’s can pay to park for a monthly fee… but that fee is often nearly as high as the rents here and, if you live here, you know that’s super expensive. So what’s a resident to do? What if you have friends driving over from Germany or Austria? WhereRead more.