The Vrtba Garden

The Vrtba Garden is situated on the slope of Petřín Hill and is one of the most precious and beautiful of Prague’s Baroque gardens. Three other Baroque gardens (Vratislav, Schönborn and Lobkowicz) are situated nearby. The garden was created thanks to the clever solution of František Maximilian Kaňka, who first renovated the palace for JanContinue reading “The Vrtba Garden”

Culture Smart! Czech Republic: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture

The sad fact is that many tourists visit the Czech Republic knowing no more about it than that beer is cheap and the women are beautiful. However, Culture Smart has just released a travel guidebook that has the power to change it. Culture Smart! Czech Republic: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture is theContinue reading “Culture Smart! Czech Republic: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture”

Giveaway time!

We’ve teamed up with Culture Smart, the brains behind our absolute favorite travel guide books, to gift two lucky followers Culture Smart! Czech Republic: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture, a new book by Kevan Vogler, to celebrate the fact that the travel is back. Culture Smart has just released Culture Smart! Czech Republic:Continue reading “Giveaway time!”

The Teplice Rocks

The Teplice Rocks (Teplické skály) form part of the Adršpach-Teplice Rocks National Nature Reserve (Národná prírodná rezervácia Adršpašsko-teplické skály), which is the largest reserve of its kind in Central Europe. It is a place with hundreds of rock towers, unique sandstone formations, magical nature, and views that will take your breath away. It was namedContinue reading “The Teplice Rocks”

Bohemian Paradise: Hruboskalsko

The protected landscape area Bohemian Paradise (in Czech Český ráj) is a nature reserve about 90 km north-east of Prague. It was declared in 1955, as the first nature reserve in the country. At first, it was 95 square kilometers in area; today it is almost 182 square kilometers in area. One of the most recognizableContinue reading “Bohemian Paradise: Hruboskalsko”

Nomad Society’s first newsletter

We are all travelers in this journey of life. Sometimes the journey gets challenging and dark. These last few months have been difficult for all of us. But we have a hope. A hope that the epidemic will be behind us soon. And when the circumstances allow us, we will organize hikes through breath-taking placesContinue reading “Nomad Society’s first newsletter”