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Prague (Great Cities)

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Published by Parkstone Press Ltd .
Written in English


  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Czech Republic,
  • Europe,
  • Subjects & Themes - Travel - World/Europe,
  • Europe - Eastern

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12048757M
ISBN 101859958389
ISBN 109781859958384

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Prague is a novel whose title sets the tone for Arthur Phillips’ wry style: the understimulated American/Canadian expatriates at the centre of the book spend the year in Budapest – despite the fact that everyone they meet is quick to tell them that Prague is where things are really happening/5. Every guide book there is about Prague will tell you to visit the Prague Castle and the Charles Bridge. Not this one. This Honest Guide will actually tell you to avoid such things. Jun 16,  · You can order the book here or you can visit many places in the city, that we suggested, and buy the book there. We really didn’t think of the book just as a “guide book” but more of a souvenir from Prague. Here’s a map of places where you will be able to buy our book in English. Explore Prague holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | Prague is the equal of Paris in terms of beauty. Its history goes back a millennium. And the beer? The best in Europe.

“At the beginning of the book, we say to download Google Maps or, then it’s all up to you.” One of Prague’s most touristy streets, Mostecká, is “filled with bullshit,” according to Rubeš. The book, containing no paid content or advertising, is not afraid to point out which places to avoid around the city. Honest Guide, Praha (Prague, Czech Republic). , likes · talking about this. Prague Guide (well obviously, we are going to guide you around Followers: K. Feb 22,  · Saw a picture of the book tower in the hotel we were staying at. When I googled it, I couldn't believe I was close by so worth a 5 min visit to see it. Located inside the entrance of the library in the old town of Prague, this is a really cool idea/5(86). A minute walk from Prague's central Wenceslas Square and ft from the I P Pavlova metro station, the City Central De Luxe features rooms with satellite TV, as well as free Wi-Fi in the lobby. Booked 7 times in the last 6 hours Last booked 29 minutes ago Good. 4, reviews.

Rather than a checklist of museums, Prague is a fine place to wander around and just take in the fun atmosphere. Plan some worthwhile activities: Take a self-guided tram tour, hire a local guide, enjoy a concert, or go for a scenic paddle on the river. Prague is a historical novel by Arthur Phillips about a group of North American expatriates in Budapest, Hungary. It is set in about , at the end of the Cold War. Prague is the author's debut novel, first published by Random House in In , it won The Los Angeles Times/Art Seidenbaum Award for Best First Arthur Phillips. In Prague, Arthur Phillips spins the Jazz Age expatriate Americans have settled in Budapest rather than Paris, and instead of champagne and ragtime, they outfit themselves with Gauloises, paprika-dusted sandwiches, punk rock, and post-Cold War irony. Experience Prague’s historical highlights by foot and riverboat in one enjoyable city tour. Explore must-sees such as Old Town Square, Wenceslas Square and the Jewish Quarter as your guide recounts their histories, and savor a hearty Czech lunch at an Old Town restaurant.