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Polish Vodka Tasting at Wódka

August 24, 2016
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We don’t have many beer gardens in the States so Nick and I have been spending our afternoons checking out different ones all around the cities we’ve been. In Krakow, things took a bit of a turn when we stumbled upon Wódka, a Polish vodka tasting bar near Old Town’s main square.  Wodka is a small bar with about 90 of…

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Prague Travel Tips: 11 Things I Learned

August 21, 2016
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There is usually a bit of a learning curve when visiting other countries. Even though I always do basic research on customs and etiquette, there are just some things you have to learn from experience. Here are the top 11 Prague travel tips I picked up while visiting the Czech Republic’s capital. 1. Buy Astronomical Clock Tower Tickets Online to Save Money…

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Visiting a Traditional Polish Milk Bar

August 20, 2016
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Bar Mlecznys, or Polish Milk Bars, are government subsidized cafeterias from Poland’s communist past. They were places where workers could get a hot, inexpensive meal after World War II. Often times, visits to the Milk Bars were covered in the worker’s wages. There are still a few Milk Bars left in Poland and they not only provide a cheap meal, but are unique…

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Auschwitz 6 Hour Study Tour

August 16, 2016
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 Note: I’m super behind on blog posts because we’ve been so busy. I have more updates on Prague but wanted to get this one up as it was important for me to remember everything about today. I grew up listening to my grama’s stories about living in Scotland during WWII.  To this day, she still watches movies and documentaries about Nazi…

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Letna Beer Garden: Our Favorite Spot in Prague

August 15, 2016
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Prague is such a gorgeous city and it looks great from every angle. Our days thus far have revolved around finding the best views that we can. On our first day in Prague, multiple sources led us to Letna Beer Garden, and ever since then it’s become a daily sunset ritual. Letna Beer Garden is just outside of Old Town, located within Letna Park.…

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Prague Pride

August 15, 2016
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The day after we arrived in Frankfurt, we hopped on a short 45 minute flight to the Czech Republic!  Prague is one of the stops I’ve been especially excited for. Every time I mentioned our destinations to people, Prague has gotten the biggest reaction. Everyone either love it or knows someone who loves it. Prague Pride On the second day in…

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Overnight in Frankfurt: Exploring Römerburg

August 13, 2016
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After a long travel day; made especially unique by the man sitting next to us who meowed during the entire duration of the flight, we finally made it to Germany. With 6 hours of daylight and a short overnight in Frankfurt, we only had the afternoon to check out the city. Our hotel was directly across the street from the main…

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