Tag: prague

Lately

It seems like forever since I wrote my last post. Too many things have happened that I couldn’t seem to put them in order. Anyhow, we’ve had several visits this summer and early fall. First off, my husband’s cousin and her son from Moravia…

Pregnancy classes and Childbirth

As my due date comes to a close, we are now preparing the important details for the arrival of our little princess.  One of the most important things to consider is the birthing place.  Out here in CZ, everyone is covered by a national…

Destination: Zámek Kačina

If you are  visiting the Czech Republic, one of the best things to do on a hot summer day is to visit one of its castles and chateaus.  Apart from the historical and aesthetic relevance of your visit, it is also a good place…

Destination: Čáslav

One of the neighboring cities in my county is Čáslav.  I’ve passed by this town several times but never really stopped to view the locale. One weekend, we decided to visit Čáslav  to explore the area.   Like most towns here in the Czech Republic, the…

Krtek: The Czech Mickey Mouse

Because it is summer break, I am now constantly looking for exciting things to do for my active toddler. Between visiting the playground and going for a walk, there is also a need for quiet playtime, reading and learning. One day, as we were…

Jsem řidič

After passing all my driving tests last week, I guess I am now eligible for a Czech driver’s license.  I only started getting serious about obtaining a Czech driver’s license 4 months ago, after living here for more than a year now.   One…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Geometry

Prague is a city with diverse topography and rich architecture.  Many of its cultural attractions have survived violence and destruction in twentieth century Europe.  It is home to approximately 1.3 million people but receives more than 4.1 million visitors per year,  making it the sixth…

Are You Adventurous?

Having lived in 3 continents, and travelling to various parts of the world, I may as well consider myself adventurous.  Well over a month ago, my friend Reena of http://www.reenareigns.wordpress.com, passed on the adventurous blogger award to me.  Thank you very much, Reena!  …

Destination: Olomouc

Olomouc is the fifth largest city in the Czech Republic.  It is located in the heart of the Hana region in Moravia and currently inhabited by more than 100,000 citizens. The first stop during our visit to Olomouc was the Holy Hill:  The Church of…

Can You Drive?

When my husband tells me that I can’t drive, I get annoyed and oftentimes it becomes a catalyst for me having a bad day.  I have a Philippine driver’s license and a California driver’s license.  Unfortunately,  both of them are not good enough for…

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