Is July a good month to visit Prague? Yes and no! July is one of the hottest months of the year, so spending a weekend (or a week) in hot, dry and the often dusty town has its challenges. July is also the first months of summer holiday and most of the permanent Prague citizens leave the town to go abroad or their weekend cottages in the Czech countryside. This, unfortunately, doesn’t mean, that Prague is quieter than other months, in fact as the summer holidays break elsewhere in the ... Read More about Things to do in Prague in July
Is June a good month to visit Prague? If you like summer in the city, then most definitely! The weather is lovely and warm and the days are getting longer. There is daylight until nearly 9 pm, which is perfect for exploring the town after the day tourists leave Prague. June is part of the main tourist season, so I would recommend you book your accommodation and flight well in advance. It’s also worth booking the main attractions, like the Jewish Quarter or Prague Castle in advance to ... Read More about Things to do in Prague in June
Is May a good month to visit Prague? Yes, most definitely! The weather is much warmer and the days are longer than in previous months. There is daylight until nearly 8-9 pm, which means you can pack even more into your day. It’s still outside the main tourist season, which means there are less people around and it should be easier to book your accommodation. What is the weather like in May? If I wanted to be flippant, I would say, that it’s the first month of spring where you can be ... Read More about Things to do in Prague in May
By the beginning of April, celebrations of spring and Easter are well underway. Easter is, of course, movable celebration, but it usually falls within the end of March and beginning of April. Browse the colourful Easter Markets Prague is typically full of Easter Markets, where you can admire traditional Easter Eggs, spring decorations and other local crafts. The markets are usually in the large squares such as Old Town Square, Wenceslas Square (close to Mustek Underground station), ... Read More about Things to do in Prague in April
So, this is not the best start ever, but the truth is that I was always more of a country girl than a town person. I'd always choose walking in the deepest countryside over a trip to an art exhibition or a museum. Prague was always part of my life, but I only started to appreciate what an amazing town it is when I moved away. I lived in Prague until I was about 9 years old and then moved to a little town just outside Prague. We were newcomers, which I only bitterly realised when a boy in ... Read More about How to fall in love with Prague…again!
On the whole, Prague is a very safe and civilised city. As long as you are taking sensible precautions, you’ll have a wonderful time here. But here are a few things that might make your visit a little easier and prepare you for your Prague visit. And to be clear, I’m not saying you should not do them if you really want to, but hopefully, this little guide of things not to do in Prague gives you ideas of what you can easily miss when you visit the city without feeling guilty. 1. Don’t take ... Read More about 11 things not to do in Prague