Best of Prague - Best Daytrip
Kutná hora is the city's greatest escape
This month, we're looking for the most interesting places within easy reach of Prague.
If you had guests in town, and you could get out of the city for just one day, where would you take them?
While Karlštejn is a popular choice with tour groups, we think there are some far more exciting options.
There's Kutná hora, for instance, with its macabre bone church and magnificent cathedral, or Průhonice's beautiful parks and gardens, or Svatý Jan pod Skalou's spectacular cliffs.
For castle aficionados, Český Šternberk, Konopiště and Křívoklat are all also worth a trip, while wine lovers might choose Mělník, the historical center of Bohemia's small winegrowing region.
For a more active break, you could try swimming in the Malá Amerika or Velká Amerika quarries, while in winter snowboarding in Špindlerův Mlýn is also a possibility.
Fans of beach holidays, on the other hand, can head to Slapy dam - the closest Central Bohemia gets to a seaside resort.
And we're sure you'll have some suggestions of your own.
When you've made up your mind, email the names of up to three places to email@example.com in this format:
1. Marsh Mill
(Your first choice will be awarded three points, your second choice awarded two points, and your third choice awarded one point; second- and third-choice selections are optional.)
That address again: firstname.lastname@example.org
Voting closes at 5pm on Wednesday, May 31st, 2006.
Video on YouTube
Ferries restarting on Vltava by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: fotolia)
Boat across the river at six spots are part of the public transit system
Tram ring proposed around Prague by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: fotolia)
Transportation outside the center could become more direct
Parking lots in Prague 6 and 7 facing delays by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: fotolia)
The opening of underground lots are behind schedule
Tram 23 restarts with celebration by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV
A number of tram related events including a parade will occur
Prague Airport to celebrate 80th anniversary by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: Archiv Letiště Praha, a.s.)
A round trip to Slovakia will commemorate the first route used in 1937
City may ban older cars in the center by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: fotolia)
Prague is looking at several measures to reduce smog
Prague ranks fifth for international tourism in Europe by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: fotolia)
A new ranking shows the Czech capital beating Vienna and Amsterdam
Metro D line would require changes to the law by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: Metroprojekt)
The driverless trains planned for the new line are currently not allowed
Prague looking at curbing Airbnb by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: fotolia)
Short-term rentals are costing the city in unpaid tourism taxes
Metro system use is up by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: fotolia)
Plans to reduce costs and maintain service are reportedly successful
Glide through the enchanting streets of Prague on a unique...
Looking for a memorable experience in Prague?
Your cheapest calls home!
Catsit.cz® provides cat sitting services in Prague. Other...
Authentic local food tours Prague
Maldives - The Sunny Side of Life!
Have fun. Help. Volunteer overseas - Let us organize your...
Prague Sapa tours