Central Europe Travel Articles
Off the Beaten Rail Path – Six Alternative Destinations in Central Europe Getting a little bored and frustrated by the famous cities of Europe may be inconceivable at the start of an interrail adventure, but it can happen. John Guzdek gives you six attractive alternative destinations to shake up the Central European leg of your journey. 8 Things Every Visitor Should Know About Prague Now Prague ticks off every box on the European "must-have" list for travelers - fascinating history? Check. Gorgeous art and architecture? Check. Affordable? Check, check.....Czech. Budapest or Bust – Hungary, Europe Christina Rebuffet-Broadus is on a whirlwind adventure trying to get from France to Hungary in time for the biggest festival in Europe. No Shelter from East or West – Gdansk, Poland, Europe Fiona Honor Hurley is followed around Gdansk by a wedding couple seeking the perfect photo opportunity. Goulash and Pivo – Czech Republic, Europe Czech Tech was an unexpected path that brought Rachel Nena Krasno and friend closer to the local lifestyle, the music and the land. On Time in Swizerland – Europe Vasudev Murthy found Switzerland precise, correct, clean, its currency surprisingly colourful, unlike the people and place. Sounds across a Clear Sky – Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic, Europe A trip to a remote, Czech village led to far more than a photography opportunity for Rosanna Horsburgh. Tear Gas in Budapest – Hungary, Europe Elise Bendikson's fondness for Budapest was only enhanced by her experience of the October 23, 2006 riots, although it did create some inconvenience. Testing the Waters: Gellert Baths, Budapest – Hungary, Europe At first glance, Alison Brick got a warmer welcome in Budapest from the thermal water than from the locals. But upon a longer soak at the Gellert Baths, her initial suspicions dissolved. Adventure in a Slovakian Hostel – Bratislava, Europe Tanya Cosentino and friend learned that Bratislava is an amazing city - if you're prepared to brave the holiday drinkers!