Archive for May 2012

Nice Cafés in Prague

Nice Cafés in Prague

Looking for a place to stretch you legs and digest the many impressions collected while wandering around the streets of Prague? Dying for pastry other than Trdelník served in street stalls? Prague has some really nice cafes, both old style and modern.

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Palačinky, Palatschinken or Central European pancakes

Palačinky, Palatschinken or Central European pancakes

During my recent visit to Prague I was surprised by the big amount of savory Palačinky (Czech for pancakes) variations, served in many restaurants or cafes as a quick and very delicious meal. In my city of birth, Vienna, on the other hand, you will hardly find savory Palatschinken …

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Prague, Trdelník and Palačinky

Prague, Trdelník and Palačinky

A few weeks ago I visited the Golden City of Prague. An old, impressive city, a city I had already visited roughly 20 years ago in my early teens. I do not remember many sights from that first trip (apart from the artists’ stalls on Charles bridge, the jewish cemetery and some steep streets – funny what stays in your memory) but the city left an impression with me … and my distant memories did not disappoint me.

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