Offering value, a vibrant nightlife scene, and one of the most beautiful old cities in all of Europe, it's no wonder that Prague is the single most-visited destination in Eastern Europe. Fodor's full-color Prague guide provides all the recommendations and tips travelers need for exploring this picturesque city.
NEW THIS EDITION: Detailed and illustrated coverage on the Charles Bridge puts one of Prague's major landmarks front-and-center; a new Welcome to Prague page introduces the city to visitors and highlights all the major reasons to go; and the hub of Brno is being added into the Moravia chapter, helping travelers navigate in the region.
COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE: With more excursions than Frommer's or Rick Steves', our new guide will cover all major tourist destinations in the Czech Republic in addition to Prague.
ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: In addition to the new coverage on the Charles Bridge, a feature on Czech beer gives background on the city's favorite drink. In the Experience chapter, Prague's top attractions, from St. Vitus's Cathedral to Old Town Square, are highlighted with full-color photos.
ESSENTIAL TRIP-PLANNING TOOLS: Top Experiences and Top Attractions features help travelers prioritize their trips; the Great Itineraries feature gives a platform for vacation plans; and the city walk, covering Old Town's greatest hits, gives readers a tool for sightseeing on the ground. Best bets charts for restaurants and hotels; easy-to-read color regional maps; and tips for attending concerts or booking tours provide more useful at-a-glance travel resources.
DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's Prague offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their visit. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. "Word of Mouth" quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights.
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Mark Baker is research of Forest Community Research, a nonprofit organization based in the Sierra Nevada of California, dedicated to advancing community well-being and community-based approaches to resource stewardship through research, education, and practice.