North America, Europe · 19 Days · 24 Moments · September 2017

Linda's tour through Czech Republic


20 September 2017

Took Lucy to school and was the Mystery Reader. Read Popcorn to the class. Had breakfast at Home Kitchen, brioche and scrambled eggs. Went to a bookstore to Get Emma and Will a book about Prague. Rode the funicular and walked through the rose gardens. Came back home for a nap. Had dinner at Hanoi, Bun Bo Nam Bo.

19 September 2017

September 19, took the morning off. Jan and Andy picked us up to visit a church and had cheesecake at Cafe Amandine. Went to Old Town Square and went to Costa Coffee to wait for Andy and Lucy. Stopped and got a quesadilla from Burrito Loco.

18 September 2017

September 16, dinner at a Mexican restaurant in Old Towne. September 17, went to Cesky Krumlov and stayed at the Old Inn Hotel. Had a late lunch of vegetable pasta. Went to the Cesky Krumlov castle. Weren't very hungry at dinner so just stopped and had tiramisu. September 18, had a lovely buffet breakfast at our hotel and then went exploring. Got back to Prague around 4:00 and had a light dinner at L'atable of quiche and salad.

16 September 2017

September 15, we just had a down day. Explored a little on our own. Jan was in a taxi accident but had X-rays and everything ok. Lucy came for our sleepover and we had pizza.

14 September 2017

September 13 we went with Jan to the Communism History Museum. Andy cooked chicken and broccoli For dinner. September 14 we went to Kutna Hora and saw the Bone Church and St. Barbara Cathedral. Had lunch at a cute cafe where I had French onion soup, Camembert with jam and toast, and shortbread cake with walnuts and honey. Travelled back to Prague and met up with Lucy at Costa Coffee. Dinner at Mr. hotdog. Yummy!

13 September 2017

September 12 we went to Wenceslas Square, coffee at Costa Coffee, and dinner at our Vietnamese restaurant.

11 September 2017

Back to am Berlin, we decided to return to Dresden and were able to get a room at The Hilton. Dinner at authentic German restaurant.....had gratin of pumpkin and potato and icecream with warm raspberry syrup. Sunday, Sept. 10 did some sightseeing and then off to the train station to return to Prague. Arrived back in Prague 3:30. Came back to the flat and just had sandwiches. Monday, Sept. 11, Andy picked us up and we headed to the Charles Bridge. Had coffee at Starbuck's and did a little shopping. Met Andy and Jan at 4:30 to pick Lucy up from school and then off to The Monestary for birthday dinners.

9 September 2017

Woke up at 8:30. Started to plug in the hot water kettle and blew a fuse! We are currently waiting for it to be fixed.....
Friday, August 8 had breakfast where there was a buffet. Very yummy.Sightseeing for the day. Boarded a bus for Berlin at 5:30 and arrived in Berlin around 7:45. Took a taxi to our hotel. Upon checking in, we discovered Andy had reserved rooms for 2018 instead of 2017😱We were able to have rooms for the night at a much higher rate😝Since it was so late, we ordered cheeseburgers from room service and ate with TeamSoell.

8 September 2017

Thursday, August 7, lunch with A and J before taking off to Dresden. Taschenburgpalais Hotel is beautiful. Went to dinner at Burgeri and had a yummy fish sandwich and onion rings.

6 September 2017

Trip to Vishryd. Saw the Peter and Paul Cathedral. Met Andy for lunch at Kavarna Adria. Had vegetable quiche. Back to the flat to rest. Went to a nearby bakery to pick up dessert, and headed to Andy's for dinner. Beef and cheese burritos and bakery goodies. Played Flower Garden with Lucy and got to put her to bed. However 1 1/2 hours later she was still awake!!!
After breakfast Sept. 5, we visited Prague Castle and St. VitusCathedral. Headed home afterwards to rest. Met Jan and Gus and headed to Zahorsky Cafe to wait for Andy and Lucy. Had mushroom risotto with Parmesan and arugula. Dessert of blueberry babovka. Much entertainment from Lucy (video)

5 September 2017

Breakfast this morning for Rick was pancakes with blueberries and sour cream.
Breakfast at Cafe Lounge....croissants with jam and butter, and cappuccino.
Heading to pick up Lucy for school. Then off to breakfast.

4 September 2017

Dinner at Veskljpku, fried chicken schnitzel with green beans and boiled potatoes.
Slept in till 8 this morning. Andy and Jan took Lucy to her first day of school and then picked us up to do some necessity shopping. Had lunch at Costa Coffee-tomato and mozzarella sandwich. Then picked Lucy up from school.
Plane ride to Prague was uneventful. Dinner consisted of chicken breast salad, cheese slice, fruit salad, and hummus and veggies. Breakfast was a peach muffin, cheese slice, honey yogurt, a chocolate, and orange juice and coffee. Arrived in Prague and found that my bag had been damaged. Thankfully, nothing was damaged. Put a claim through for a replacement bag. Got situated with Teamsoell and went to our flat. Then had a late lunch at the Vietnamese restaurant by our flat. Had spring rolls and chicken mushroom soup. Came back to the flat for a short nap.

3 September 2017

Ended our first day in Prague with dinner at 500 Restaurant. Split the Supabuga with Rick. (Burger with cheddar cheese, fried onions, and beet root.
Had to sit in the plane for 45 minutes until we could get a place to be at the right terminal
On our way to JFK! Spicy tomato juice and pretzels for snack.
Waiting for departure at 4:15 Getting a hot dog at Jonny Rockets since our dinner will no doubt be late.
Checked in and waiting for our flight to JFK!

1 September 2017

Getting excited about boarding for Prague tomorrow!