Visit Prague

Charles Bridge pic
Charles Bridge

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Known as the City of a Thousand Spires, Prague is one of the most popular European destinations. The Czech Republic’s capital city offers culture and history, gorgeous architecture, and delicious cuisine.

While one of the best things to do in Prague is to simply wander (CNN Travel advises travelers to get lost), there are certain sites that tourists should be sure to check out. The famous Charles Bridge is a must. Dating to 1357, the 650-plus-year-old bridge is lined with 30 Baroque statues.

Music lovers are encouraged to check out the Estates Theater, where Mozart premiered Don Giovanni in 1787. The theater continues to showcase the arts today.

History buffs should swing by the Jewish Quarter, which features buildings that date back to 1270.

After exploring the sites during the day, travelers are also advised to take in the Prague nightlife—many great restaurants offer the best in Czech cuisine.