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Mala strana

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Mala Strana (Little Quarter)
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Address: Malostranske Namesti | Praha 1, Prague 11800, Czech Republic
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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One of the most historic sections of Prague, the Lesser Quarter features...

One of the most historic sections of Prague, the Lesser Quarter features many Renaissance burghers' houses, baroque palaces, narrow lanes and spacious squares.

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Very elegant street

It's not the cheapest place in town but still was a visit. It has great restaurants and bars and you can visit the John Lennon well. It's actually not that of a crowded compared... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It's not the cheapest place in town but still was a visit. It has great restaurants and bars and you can visit the John Lennon well. It's actually not that of a crowded compared to old town. The castle and Charles Bridge are quite near. Just bear in mind that you need to have comfortable shoes as the roads are... More 

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I walked up here on the way to the castle, not really much here so don't make it a special trip, bit if you are going to the castle then go here on the way :)

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Love the streets running up the Hill and Beautifull views when you are on top of the Hill. Lots of shops and little restaurants. Love this part of Prague.

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I lived in this neighbourhood for a few months and every single day was a beautiful day to get out and walk around the neighbourhood...

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We walked around this district two times during our stay in the city of Prague. It is nice both at night and at day and there are a lot of interesting building from an architect's point of view.

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Loved this area of Prague! Strolling through the quaint and charming streets was one of my favorite parts of the trip especially in the evening under a misty fog it has an air of mystery. The architecture is stunning at every turn and cafes/restaurants/shops are abundant. Plus much fewer tourists as in the old town but just as charming.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Ensure you go wander in the small streets of this beautiful neighborhood. Many nice restaurants and cafes. You can find a good place for a week end brunch, romantic dinner, etc. Worth crossing the bridge!

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Delightful area of historical interest, amazing architecture and lovely scenery. Would recommend a visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Make the walk over the Charles Bridge up to the castle to find pretty buildings, cobbled streets and a relaxed atmosphere. There are steep hills but it's well worth the walk. Take the time to find the John Lennon wall which is slightly surreal amongst the embassy building & church's. Loved the buskers at the wall and artwork. "Drop Acid,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

lots to see and do around here and good choices of hostelries to sample the local beers and traditional food

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Mala Strana (Little Quarter)
Malá Strana is one of the oldest and the most beautiful neighbourhoods 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 neighbourhood full of hidden gardens, parks with peacocks, fruit trees and ponds. As the neighbourhood 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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