A British Pub in Prague? George & Dragon

Yes.  There’s a British pub in Prague and it’s a great place to visit.  The George & Dragon pub is on the edge of the Old Town Square….. right next to the Irish pub… go figure.  While the Irish pub was also in the running for our lunch business, the menu seemed to be more…

Pasta Fresca, Prague

So let’s say you’re visiting Prague and you just can’t bear the thought of eating one more dinner of (great) Czech food.  Are you in the mood for Italian?  In Prague?  Yes, in Prague and I know just the place.  It’s called Pasta Fresca.  The restaurant was a short walk from our hotel but well…

For The Best Pizza in Prague…

While we were in Prague we had a number of restaurants recommended to us.  In the pizza category, everyone told us Pizza Nuova was by far the best in Prague.  It’s located in what looks like a shopping mall and can be easily missed as the sign blends in with the rest of the other…

Now Boarding – The AmaSonata

We boarded our riverboat, the AmaSonata, in Vilshofen, Germany.  This riverboat is Amawaterway’s newest boat having been inaugurated in May of 2014.  This boat is state of the art in every respect.  The cabins are larger that I expected, most with a French balcony (sit in the cabin with an open sliding glass door) and…

Final Post From Prague

Here’s my final post from Prague and we’re going to talk about food.  These are the restaurants we went to during our visit, and my thoughts on each. Nase Maso Butcher and Deli.  Dlouha ulice 39.  Remember the tour we went on?  The image of the meat appetizer came from here.  All the meat came…

Best Tour – Taste of Prague

Last night we experienced the best tour thus far in Prague.  It’s called Taste of Prague.  The company is a husband and wife team, Jan and Zuzi.  When we booked the the tour we were told it was a pub crawl because we would experience local wines and beer.  We did that too but it…

Our Hotel – The Grandior Hotel Prague

So before I get to the hotel, I have to digress a bit.  We are in the van on our way to  the hotel from the airport.  It’s 11:00 AM on Friday and we are in Chicago – like rush hour traffic.  Our 35 minute trip took over an hour.  It seems driving is one…