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Oct062017

Trip Report Day 1 SJC-LHR-PRG

No American TV channels on my hotel room TV in Prague is quite a relief after weeks of disaster media impacting my psyche at home in California. Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Maria, California and western states fires, Las Vegas shootings and the unrelenting Trump media shitstorm have taken a toll on many of us…

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Jul262017

Impressions after 9 days in Czech Republic

Some disparate thoughts have developed in my mind after 9 days traveling around Czechia hanging out in Prague, Pilsen and Brno. Despite having my wallet stolen in the first 30 minutes after arriving at Prague Airport, I have enjoyed our time here. English is widely spoken among younger people and virtually everyone involved with tourists…

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Jul252017

Park Inn Prague hotel review

My second stay at Park Inn Prague in 2017 placed me in a top floor, 5th floor Business Class room with patio deck. This hotel has provided valuable returns for my two stays. My 2-night stay in January 2017 for $87 USD helped me earn 70,000 Club Carlson points by staying 8 nights in Carlson…

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Jul252017

Vyšehrad, Prague far from the madding crowd

Vyšehrad is a national cultural monument in Prague. The hilltop castle complex was originally from the 10th century with a vantage point over the Vltava River. The royal residence in Prague alternated between Prague Castle and Vysehrad for a couple of centuries. My stay last week at Park Inn Prague in Nové Město district placed…

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