Peter Burgess

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Berlin, Germany - Travel Guide

<b>Berlin - an Overview</b><p>Berlin, is the third most visited place in Europe and fastest growing tourist destination. It fascinates young and old, history …

How to spend one day in Munich

Munich is a lot more than just Octoberfest; this Bavarian city has something for everyone. In one day, you won’t begin to see it all — but you can …

Dining Delights in Munich Germany

Munich is a city with a rich and varied food scene, and is stocked full of great restaurants and cafes to grab a delicious bite. Here you can try …

Five Places Locals Love In Prague

<b>1 Café Savoy</b> A bustling cafe in a handsome neoclassical space near the Leglí Bridge, it’s popular for all three meals. Many locals stop here to take a quick edge off their hunger with classic Czech pastries. ambi.cz; 257-311-562<p><b>2 Hájek</b> A beloved Prague institution, famed for soft-serve sorbet (try …

Prague: The rise of the microbreweries

My heart sinks. On tap, it’s Gambrinus, arguably the worst of the main Czech lager brands. But it only takes a couple of sips to realise something is …

Craft Brewing

Insider's Prague: Tourist Traps to Avoid, What to Do, Where to Eat

<b>While we lived in Prague, we were simultaneously awed by its beauty and frustrated by the rapacious tourism development that had swamped its old</b> …

Things to do in Prague

You know what people say about Prague – that is one of the most romantic cities in the world, that its architecture will invite you into a world of …

European Travel

Foodie Finds: The Best Beer in Prague

I had visited <b>Prague</b> in 1991 and been sent to fill an empty jug with beer from the best brewery in Prague. I stumbled through the streets, found the …

Prague: Jumbled with History

Prague is a traveler's dream city: exotic but easy, affordable, boasting arguably Europe's best beer, and an architectural time warp with plenty of great sightseeing. It's crowded and touristy -- precisely because it's so much fun. Here are a few of my favorite memories from my latest trip.<p>Any time …

Free Things to Do in Prague

Not long ago, Prague was hailed—in hushed tones—as one of the greatest European cities vacationers had yet to discover. Those days are gone, and the city is now well known as a major destination for art, history, and culture. Naturally, its prices have grown along with its reputation. With these …

European Travel

Snapshots from Prague: 10 Must-Eat Foods

GallerySnapshots from Prague: 10 Must-Eat Foods<p>Prague tends to inspire wistful remembrances—of its beauty, its incredible history, its famous beer, its majestic spires, and its graceful bridges. But what many people don't often talk about is how great Czech cuisine is. Drawing heavily from nearby …

Prague Has Some of the Best Beer Anywhere—Here's a Pub Crawl to Prove It

Prague might just have the best pubs anywhere. The beer is so artisanal and so precisely curated in even the most ordinary pubs that you practically cannot stop drinking it. Here's a pub crawl to try for yourself.<p>Among the global beer capitals, Prague wins the hat trick: best pubs, best beers, and …

One Week in Prague and Budapest

Before summer slinked its sunshine and idleness into oblivion, we decided spontaneously, mid-month in August, to do a one week trip to Budapest and Prague. Why these two cities in Europe? Well we had only a week available, and I wanted to see Eastern Europe since I had read so much about its being …

8 Things Not to Miss in Prague

The heart and soul of the Czech Republic, as well as traditional Bohemia, are inseparably wrapped up in the amazing cultural confluence that is Prague. There has been a settlement on the site of the city for over 1,200 years.<p><b>Be Enchanted by Old Town Square</b><p>It's like stepping inside a fairy-tale …

Prague Is a Paradise

What with the scenery, the hot girls, the laid back shop owners selling absinthe and knives to British schoolchildren, and the men whose idea of a quiet lunchtime pint is strapping their mouth to a beer-spewing fire hose, the Czech capital is the one...<p>Prague doesn’t need a brochure to sell itself. …

How to Spend 2 Fun Days in Prague

Start your discovery of Prague with a visit to Prague Castle. The Prague Castle grounds, including its gardens, are free to explore, along with a …

European Travel

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Oil

Europe's Festive Christmas Markets - Prague, Czech Rep

Europe’s Festive Christmas Markets – Prague, Czech Rep<p>Our series on Europe’s Christmas Markets continues with a visit to Prague, the Czech Republic’s …

Why Berlin is Europe's most talked about city

Berlin is currently the hottest destination in Europe by quite a stretch. So much that a good deal of the world’s conversation is currently – and has …

The 8 Most *Magical* Berlin Christmas Markets - To Europe And Beyond

Make no mistake: touring Berlin Christmas markets is something worthy of any bucket list, not unlike touring the wineries of France or eating tapas …

Germany

Top 3 Museums in Munich Germany

Munich is a city rich in history, and any kind of tourist wouldn’t be lacking in things to do in this German gem. If museums are your thing, you’ll …

My Top Ten Central London pubs - Part One

There are so many fantastic pubs in London it will be hard to restrict my favourites to 10.<p>If you're looking to visit some of London's best pubs …

Historic pubs and places to eat in London

A publishing revelation, The Epicure's Almanack of 1815 was the first London good food guide. A topographic encyclopaedia of eating houses, it revealed "where a man might readily regale himself, according to the relative state of his appetite and purse". It was the Herculean labour of one man, the …

A gin tour of London

A new London gin tour taking in distilleries, bars and a dash of history is the latest in a wave of bar crawls, pop-ups and tasting nights celebrating the spirit<p><b>For more bars and pubs in London see our interactive London city guide and our top 10 historic pubs in London</b><p>The gin revival is a …

10 of the best pubs in London

It's impossible to imagine a London without pubs. Matt Brown, editor of Londonist, selects 10 of the capital's finest drinking establishments, from the historic to the eccentric • As featured in our London city guide<p>The Mayflower<p>The Thames Path has no shortage of decent stop-offs, and this …

London pub tour

Why try to find the good pubs yourself? Vic Norman knows his historic London inns and taverns like the back of a beermat and runs half a dozen tours, each taking in five or six pubs. He's funny, knowledgeable and has a striped hat, guiding you through 1,500 years of history and anecdotes about one …

Amsterdam's most unique bars

While Amsterdam's pulsating Red Light District and party hubs like Leidseplein need no introduction, the Dutch capital has some wonderfully diverse bars away from the raucous stag parties and tourist crowds.<p>Many offer dining too, although just stopping by for a drink is fine. Here are 10 of the …