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Top Prague Instagram Spots: Iconic Sights

While fairytale Prague may be somewhat “under the radar” in comparison to cosmopolitan Paris, it’s catching on quickly in the Instagram world. Considering that this city is a photographer’s dream, iconic Prague Instagram spots are not hard to come by.

So if you’re wondering where to go in Prague for those Insta-worthy shots, here’s some inspiration for your trip.

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7 Compelling Reasons to Solo Travel in Prague

When I first made the decision to solo travel in Prague, I was admittedly a little nervous. Since this was my first experience traveling alone, I had some reservations.

However, after my first solo adventure, I couldn’t recommend this city more. I never once felt isolated, unsafe, or bored as a solo female traveler.

Prague is one of the safest cities in Europe.

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What to Do & Where to Stay in the Prague Castle District

The peaceful Prague Castle District (Hradčany) is situated in Prague 1 and occupies an elevated position over the city.

This picturesque district is one of the city’s four quarters along with the Little Quarter (Malá Strana), the Old Town (Staré Město), and the New Town (Nové Město).

The Prague Castle District offers visitors striking views, hidden gems galore, and access to the world’s largest castle complex.

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What to Expect While Visiting Bruges in Winter

Bruges, Belgium is one of the most well-preserved medieval European cities and commonly referred to as “The Venice of the North.” I was drooling over the picturesque houses, charming canals, and cobblestone streets when I first saw pictures of it online.

To experience the magical quality of Bruges in winter, I planned a trip with my husband for my January birthday.

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What to Do In & Around the 9th Arrondissement of Paris

One of the liveliest areas in all of Paris, the 9th arrondissement is commonly known for the impressive Palais Garnier – and for being a little risqué.

Home to the Moulin Rougue, funky restaurants, and more than its fair share of adult shops, this area is boldly unapologetic and highly refreshing.

Here’s a look at my favorite experiences from a short (yet memorable) stay in and around the 9th arrondissement.

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A Colorful Stay at Hotel Sacha in Paris

When I first discovered Hotel Sacha online, my little actor heart was thumping with joy. A hotel designed to look like a black box theater? In Paris? Sign me up!

It was unique, it was imaginative, it was unlike anything I’d ever seen. I just had to experience it for myself. So, with my husband and a carry-on in tow, that’s exactly what I did.

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48 Hours in Madrid

Madrid was such an unexpected treat.

Initially, my plan to visit Spain’s famous capital was born out of the desire to squeeze more content opportunities out of a brief international trip. Like a squirrel hoarding nuts, I worried that my next chance to travel internationally wouldn’t be for many months, and I wanted to stockpile a sizable collection of content to get me through the dry spell.