Category Archives: Two Hundred Words

Hluboká nad Vltavou, Czech Republic, in Two Hundred Words

With egg white walls and balconies fit for crashing princess locks, Zamek Hluboka is a striking cardboard cut out of a castle. In fact, it came from the same cutter as a little English castle called Windsor. After holidaying in … Continue reading

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Cesky Krumlov in Two Hundred Words

Somehow, the Czechs have managed to keep Cesky Krumlov a secret from the outside world. Of course, you’ll hear endless whispers about the City of Spires but Cesky Krumlov somehow remains a thriving tag on day trip. Instead of taking … Continue reading

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Dresden in Two Hundred Words

Dresden is a city that’s emerged, like a phoenix from the flames, to fly the flag for all things Saxony cute and quirky. Make a Kangaroo Stop so that you’re only a hop, skip and jump away from a Neustadt … Continue reading

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Classic Prague in Two Hundred Words

Prague is a heartache of a city; you’ll have to beat off hordes of camera toting tourists before you fall over yourself in love with place but once you do, you’ll begin a truly committed relationship and vow to explore … Continue reading

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Milan in Two Hundred Words- Budget Edition

Can you live La Dolce Vita when you’ve rocked up in Milan with a block of emergency Gouda in your backpack (stretching that budget as long and thin as you can, eh?)Well ,yes, actually you can and maybe stop for … Continue reading

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Venice in Two Hundred Words

It’s a city that seems to rock, dream-esque, oh so gently in front of your lens; Venice could almost be the illusion of some absent minded artist, who painted up a city from vivid, dirty water colours and lots of … Continue reading

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Tabor in Two Hundred Words (Winter Edition)

Dump your bags in Pension Alfa and stand in the centre of the square. Turn full circle to look at glistening slabs of Neapolitan houses with perfectly piped curls on the roof. Slip behind the church tower, like an illustrated … Continue reading

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