From its medieval castle to its meandering cobbled alleys, Český Krumlov is the stuff of fairytales. Stay in the beautiful castle town for at least 2-3 days to see more of the South Bohemian region. Explore the castle and the old town, drive out to the countryside and hike to castle ruins and breathtaking viewpoints, and enjoy hearty Bohemian cuisine. Here’s where to stay in Český Krumlov.
A visit to Český Krumlov is a crash course in art, history, culture, and architecture. This medieval castle town is an ideal weekend trip with plenty of beautiful and historical sights, nearby hiking trails, and hearty cuisine. Here are the best things to see and do in Český Krumlov.
A medieval castle town set on the banks of a capricious river, its streets lined with a mixture of Renaissance, Baroque, and Gothic buildings – if it sounds like I’m describing a fairy tale town, that’s exactly what Český Krumlov is. Here’s a walking tour itinerary that will take you through some of the best spots in the old town.
In between ultra-touristy Prague and pricey Vienna, lies Brno – the unassuming, underrated, but ultimately hip capital of Czech Republic’s South Moravian region. Here’s a city that houses magnificent architecture, a vibrant food and drinks scene, and a number of quirky attractions, and yet none of the crowds and hefty price tags of the more popular Central European cities. If you’re looking for a cool city to chill in, then you have to check this out. Here’s where to stay in Brno.
Prague is a delightfully exciting city that goes from medieval to modern, historic to hipster, and sacred to scandalous in a few blocks. Much of your experiences in Prague depend heavily on which neighborhood you choose to stay, so be sure to check out this guide to Prague’s best neighborhoods and hotels.
If you’re looking for a hip European city with loads of culture and attitude, minus the crowds and the hefty price tag, Brno’s the perfect destination for you. While largely overshadowed by Prague, Czech Republic’s second city has a lot to offer. Its medieval streets and underground labyrinths tell stories as far back as the 13th century while the modern buildings and cafes that sprout endlessly continue to make Brno the vibrant city it is today. Check out this travel guide to plan your trip to Brno!