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Castle District

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Mala Strana (Little Quarter)
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Address: Prague, Czech Republic
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One of the best places in Prague

I loved this area! The architecture is incredible and you can spend hours walking around beautiful streets of Prague enjoying the architecture. This is less touristy place than... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I loved this area! The architecture is incredible and you can spend hours walking around beautiful streets of Prague enjoying the architecture. This is less touristy place than the old town, so if you get there in the morning, you will be able to escape the crowds. There are many restaurants and cafes around and the castle is within the... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

One of the calling cards of Prague! A great place for a stroll! Many attractions for all tastes! Be sure to visit!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited the castle district when the snow was still lying heavy on the ground and it was picture postcard perfect. You feel you are in a bygone time. You do have to be searched at the entrance to the district and then opt for tickets to see the main attractions (as many of few as you want). The area... More 

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Houston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The area up to the castle has very interesting places of interest, there is a huge walled park lots of little coffee shops and places to stop and eat,I can't lie the walk up to the castle was hard going but we'll worth it for the amazing views,Once in the castle you can walk for ages and see the amazing... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Well kept area with lots of interesting places to visit. Nice view over the town. The church is really a sight to see.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I always admire the baroque and gothic buildings around the castle district. Take time to roam around and enjoy the locality. When I come back to Prague I will definitely stay in a hotel near the castle district.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big area to walk around. Beautiful views. Very clean. Shops and cafes. You can climb the stairs or take transportation to the top and walk down.

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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Be sure to have a trip up to the castle and walk round. Great architecture to see and of course the history pre WW2.

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Naples, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in Nov so it was very cold, but the architecture and beauty of the city were breathtaking. And the food was amazing!!!

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's nice because you are away from the crowds but at night there are very few people around and there are limited food options. You can always take tram 22 down to the city.

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Staying in Mala Strana (Little Quarter)

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Mala Strana (Little Quarter)
Malá Strana is one of the oldest and the most beautiful neighborhoods in the city. Nestled underneath Prague Castle it was once a part of the Kings route taken by future kings on their way to coronation - originating in the Old Town, crossing Charles Bridge and leading to Saint Vitus Cathedral. Cobblestone streets are lined with picturesque medieval houses, remarkable palaces, churches, kitsch shops and restaurants. Do not hesitate to turn a corner into any narrow street. You will suddenly find yourself in a calm and charming neighborhood full of hidden gardens, parks with peacocks, fruit trees and ponds. As the neighborhood is a home to Czech Parliament and many ministries, you can also run into well-dressed officials. If you are thirsty or hungry, it is the right place to be. Restaurants offer delicious traditional food and of course, the best Czech beers.
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