So unintentionally my trip to Krakow became a bit of a food fest! It started out with a wonderful Italian at La Campana. I had Carbonara because I was craving some good pasta! I found this online but I wasn’t sure about the review so I went to the front desk and asked about a […]Read More Krakow and Food!
Day two in Krakow had me doing the Krakow Food Tour. This was once again with the https://freewalkingtour.com/krakow/ group, though it was 50 Zloty. I met Nika, two Brits, and three Mexicans at the Old Synagogue. Nika was born in the area so I knew that we would be in good hands! Stop 1: Soup […]Read More Poland – Krakow Day 2 – 11 April 2017
I caught the train early on a beautiful sunny day. I noticed that until you get very close to Krakow the landscape along the train line is very flat like the middle of Italy and France! My walk from the train station to my hostel was actually quiet short so I dropped my bag and […]Read More Poland – Krakow – Day 1
What can I say but patterns, patterns, patterns. Since Warsaw was basically demolished by the Germans during WWII, it is a relatively new city. You may think that means new buildings like Berlin. But in fact Warsaw was recreated to match the Warsaw of the past. Much of the reconstruction was based on 26 vedute […]Read More Poland – Warsaw – 9 April 2017
Well this is definitely a city and country I will be back to visit! I have had a great time enjoying summer sunshine, beautiful buildings and a new culture. Beautiful door handles inside the church which is my favorite Prague building! These benches were all over the place and the stands on them were so […]Read More Prague – Wrap Up
Well actually not Prague! Karlovy Vary, in English and German known as Carlsbad, is about 2 hours West of Prague. It is a spa town. With a beautiful centre. The first of the thermal waters. There are 12 different spots where the thermal water comes to the surface. The spots all have pipes and fountain […]Read More Prague Day 3 – Karlovy Vary
Big walking day today but most of our checklist is done! Me mainlining tea from tiny cups for breakfast! Cool building with chariots on top. The St Vitus’s Cathedral in the Prazsky Hrad. This was our first close up view of the Prague Castle. We had gone up the hill that the castle is on, […]Read More Prague Day 2 – 24,580 steps!