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Feb082017

Hotel U Medvídků Brewery Prague

U Medvídků is a historic brewery site in Old Town Prague dating from 1466. It is also a hotel, restaurant, pub and microbrewery with a small beer cafe in the hotel lobby. The site is a major stop for Prague beer tours. I just happened to be walking on the street when the sign ‘Brewery…

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Jul192015

Marriott’s Custom House Boston

I chuckled inside the other day when a pre-teen boy pointed to the most distinctive historic building on the Boston Waterfront skyline and asked, “Mom, is that Big Ben?” Marriott’s Custom House Boston Boston’s first skyscraper was built between 1913-15 when a sixteen floor tower was constructed on top of the 1837-47 Boston Custom House.…

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Sep212013

Just how expensive are Big Sur hotels?

Big Sur, California is a region that was unified by the completion of the Pacific Coast state highway in 1937 to allow through traffic from Carmel to San Simeon, a distance of 90 miles. The paved highway shifted the rugged California central coast economy of Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties from pioneer subsistence on…

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