If there was one city in the world that could win a prize for the most staggering transformation, Prague would definitely make the shortlist. Just two decades ago, this was a city struggling to come to terms with the grip of communism and a bubbling current of political unrest. Today, it’s a vibrant urban gem, which holds its own against perennial bucket list favourites such as Paris, Rome and Barcelona. If you’re planning your next city break, look no further than picturesque Prague.
There’s a huge amount to see and do in the Czech Republic’s enigmatic capital, so come armed with a rough itinerary. Highlights you won’t want to miss include:
Number one on most tourist itineraries, Wenceslas Square is one of the most iconic squares in Europe. Flanked by restaurants, shops, bars and clubs, this is the hub of the new town, and there’s an energetic