• Posts Tagged ‘Old Town Square’

    Prague Celebrates Easter in a Big Way

    by  • March 29, 2015 • Festivals, Food & Drink, Prague

     Prague’s Easter Markets run from 21st March right through to 12th April Even though the Czech Republic is known to be one of the world’s least religious countries, the Czech people still tend to celebrate Easter with an unusual degree of enthusiasm. Easter (Velikonoce, in Czech) was stripped of its religious connotations under Communism,...

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    Christmas Market Fever!

    by  • December 1, 2014 • Budapest, Christmas Markets, City Breaks, Dresden, Edinburgh, Frankfurt, Lille, Munich, New York, Prague, Rome, Stockholm

    MSN Travel Publishes its Recommendations for the Best Christmas Markets around the World As today is December 1st, all thoughts (in my house, anyway!) officially turn to Christmas and the festive frivolities that await in the run up to the big day. And across Europe (and indeed beyond), the streets and squares of countless...

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    A Warsaw City Break Wish List

    by  • November 10, 2014 • City Breaks, Festivals, Warsaw, World War I

    As we Remember the Fallen of the Great War, a Chance for Poland to Celebrate National Independence Day As Armistice Day is commemorated across Europe, November 11th has particular significance in Poland as it represents the date upon which the country regained its independence following 123 years of divide between Austria, Prussia and Russia....

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