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The Kraus and Vogl Apartments in Pilsen Diary

I traveled by bus with Regiojet to Pilsen to see two flats designed by Viennese architect Adolf Loos during the first third of the 20th century. 1,460 more words


24 Hours in the Czech Republic

As soon as I took my seat in the blacked out mini bus a pint size can of Pilsner Urquell was put in my hand, it was the first of many, the start to my first visit to Prague and the beginning to 24 hours in the Czech Republic. 2,503 more words

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The Pilsner Urquell Tapster Training Program

So you want to be a tapster? You want to pour the perfect Pint? Unlike some of the bartenders of the UK, Czech tapsters are held at celebrity status, in the eyes of Pilsner Urquell they are as important as the brewery. 1,048 more words


The Historical Underground of Pilsen Diary

When I bought my ticket to visit the underground cellars below the center of Pilsen (Plzeň in Czech), I thought the tour would be interesting. However, I had no idea it would be fascinating and one of the highlights of my many trips to this dazzling city in west Bohemia. 1,213 more words


Czech Republic: Karlovy Vary and Plzen

We made our way into the Czech Republic effortlessly, just stopping as we approached to purchase a mandatory sticker for the windshield. I’m not sure what I was expecting but I was surprised at how lush and pretty the scenery was, it felt a bit like parts of NZ. 426 more words