Written by a Czech local, "Frommer's Prague and the Best of the Czech Republic" has all the practical details and candid advice you need to explore one of Europe's loveliest and most exciting countries. We've reviewed the very best places to stay and dine in Prague, from historic art noveau hotels to intimate Castle District guesthouses, from grand cafes to ethnic restaurants and local pubs. With "Frommer's" in hand, it's easy to explore all the sights, whether you want to stroll the cobbled streets of the Old Town and take in its architectural masterpieces, wander the old Jewish neighborhood, tour the Castle complex, or check out the city's cutting-edge galleries and nightclubs. In addition, the guide details side trips that explore the best of the nearby countryside. In this title, chapters also highlight the best places to visit in the regions of Bohemia and Moravia, including Bohemia's spa towns, the beer-lovers' mecca of Plzen, and the country's stunning castles.
Table of Contents
List of Maps. What's New in Prague & the Czech Republic. 1 The Best of Prague. 2 Planning Your Trip to Prague & the Czech Republic. 3 Suggested Itineraries. 4 Getting to Know Prague. 5 Where to Stay in Prague. 6 Where to Dine in Prague. 7 Exploring Prague. 8 Strolling Around Prague. 9 Prague Shopping. 10 Prague After Dark. 11 Day Trips from Prague. 12 The Best of Bohemia. 13 The Best of Moravia. Appendix A: Prague in Depth. Appendix B: Useful Terms & Phrases. Index.
Hana Mastrini is a native of the western Czech spa town of Karlovy Vary who became a veteran of the "Velvet Revolution" as a student in Prague in 1989. She is a co-author of Frommer's Europe, Frommer's Eastern Europe and Frommer's Europe by Rail.