Czech Republic

View from the Brno Old Town Hall

When to go

March, April, September, October, December

Beat the summertime crowds– and the high hotel prices– by planning a trip to the Czech Republic in spring or early fall. Skies are clear, and temperatures are crisp but comfortable.  Christmastime is absolutely magical, but dress warmly for this winter wonderland and expect low temperatures and significant snowfall as you peruse the markets. 

 

Why visit Czech Republic?

If you’re a romantic at heart, prepare to be swept away by the fairytale-like country of the Czech Republic. The entire historical center of Prague is considered a UNESCO World Heritage site and the country is dotted with castles from east to west. Be sure to try a pint or two while you’re in Czechia — the city of Pilsen is the home of pilsner beer and the original Budweiser is brewed here! Not into beer? You’ll love the cocktails at The Bar That Does Not Exist in Brno.  

Travel Guides

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Epic hot air balloon ride in Brno

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Prague at Christma

Our Christmas in Prague

One of the best things about being an expat in Europe this time of year is that there are so many Christmas markets right at our fingertips! This time we decided to spend Christmas in Prague. We’ve done the German thing a couple times

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