Prague's Astronomical Clock

Weekly Photo Challenge: Prolific in Prague

If you want to see lots of anything, just head for Prague where tourists and locals file past prolific bubble blowers waving giant wands of bubbles on busy street corners. Keep moving and you’ll see street vendors who make the most of their small display space by hanging their wares above you, dangling in the […]

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Travel theme: Writing

Consulting a travel book can sometimes be tricky.  You see, we had this book on Prague.  A very good book, as it turns out.  It had a whole section on Prague Castle and Hradcany.  (Fascinating place, by the way.) And it said that when we went there, we should look for Golden Lane.  “The picturesque […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Fun

Imagine this.  It’s your first afternoon after a long flight from Knoxville, Tennessee, to Prague, and you just want to leave the hotel for a few minutes to explore the square downtown.  And what’s one of the first things you see?  Bubble man and his sidekick.  Going to it.  Blowing the biggest, happiest bubbles you […]

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Taking a break for places we can’t wait to see!

For the month of July, we’re taking a break from blogging to sightsee and work in another part of the world:  Romania!  Working with a team in Bucharest through Habitat Global Village, we’ll be renovating a school.  But we’re also adding some fun stops nearby and not-so-nearby. First, we fly to Prague and take in […]

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