Since couple years, very popular way of travel is to go for a city break. This is sort of a trip, that is lasting not as long as regular vacations, four days tops. It is perfect option for everyone, who instead of spending entire leave in one destination, better like to visit many of them. Also, if you getting difficult time to get entire week off at work, it will be great for you. City break is the best in big cities, when we can do a lot of sightseeing and spend longer weekend very intense. If you don’t know which destination you should take, maybe you consider to travel to Prague.
How to get there?
There are many different modes of transportation to choose, depending on your preferences. If you are living very close to the southern border, you could take a trip by car or bus, it will take like four hours. Also you can use a train, there is a good connection to Prague, but if you don’t have a student discount, you will pay a lot of money for that. But the best option, no matter where you are living, is to book a flight. Thanks to cheap airline companies, you are able to travel for less then 100 zlotych – in both ways. But if you like to get the best price, you need to buy ticket at least several months earlier. Another way to spare some money, is to take only carry on baggage with you.
Prague is often called the Paris of eastern Europe. Nothing surprising in that, cause it use to be the cultural capital of this part of continent. You can notice it even now. Take a walk along Charles Bridge, very important spot in the city. You will find in there many painters and musicians, which will offer you their services. You can also buy in there some souvenirs. If you like to walk a lot, you can climb on Hradcany hill. At the top of it, huge Royal Castle is standing. It was build in Medieval times, but was renovated several times since. That is why, this big complex shows many different architectural movements. But the most popular building in Prague is Church of St Mary of Tynn. Thanks to the two towers, it looks like castle from the Disney’s cartoons.
Prague is one of the most popular tourist destination in Europe, so if you are planning city break this summer, you need to visit it. Thanks to small airline companies, you are able to travel then in very reasonable price, just book your flight couple months ahead. City itself is astonishing. You will have plenty attractions to try in there. Nostalgic walk after dark, climbing on Hradcany, exploring old churches.