Prague, the historical
pearl of Europe, is one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
It is also the political, economic and cultural centre of the Czech
Republic. Famous for its monuments, architecture and romance,
Prague is also a modern city full of life.
Having once been the heart of a mighty medieval empire, Prague
is an open air museum best explored on foot. Countless Prague tours
make a visit to the historic sites worth your while. The river is a
popular way to see the city, as many of the attractions in Prague
are nestled along the riverside.
Prague Castle is the premier tourist location. Set on a hill, it
offers fine views over the entire city. Other attractions that also
feature fantastic city views include Old Town Hall Tower, Old Town
Bridge Tower, Mala Strana Bridge Tower, Klementinum, Jindrisska
Tower, Petrin and Vysehrad.
Prague restaurants have a reputation for excellent cuisine in
lovely settings, from candlelit cellars to exquisite rooftop
eateries. Enjoy a spot of lunch in the sunshine, or taste the world
famous Czech beer and watch the city light up at night in the
abundance of restaurants with city views.