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Prague: Where To Find Good Coffee

I know better than anyone else that Prague is a busy city. Full of tourists, workers and students. It can be difficult to find somewhere quiet away from the hustle and bustle to have a nice cup of coffee. Although Prague may not be like Berlin in any way shape or form - we are catching up on the coffee bar scene! Luckily for you... NEXT City Tours knows where to go!

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Prague's Veggie Hot Spots

As a (new) vegetarian, I’ve found that finding something decent to eat in Prague almost impossible. I’m fairly sure that here they consider meat to be 4 out of 5 of your '5-a-day', beer being the fifth. The only vegetarian traditional Czech dish is fried cheese. Granted, it is delicious, but having this every day can be pretty boring when your pals are tasting a variety of different foods. Here’s my guide to the lesser-known veggie-friendly eateries here in Prague.

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Free Things To Do In Prague

Anyone who has seen a photo of Prague knows how freakin' beautiful it is, and fortunately you don't have to spend a fortune to enjoy it! Here at NEXT City Tours we're all about getting the most experience from the least amount of cash. If you're traveling on the cheap side, then Prague a must-see, as there's plenty of awesome free things to do in Prague. Such as...

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Partying in Prague: A Step-By-Step Guide

The Prague party scene is not only reserved for the packs of Stag parties and the thousands of exchange students arriving in the city search of a good evening. It’s often overwhelming as a backpacker coming to Prague looking for a great night as most of the decent pubs and clubs are not located directly in the centre. That’s where I come in! I’ve been living in Prague as an exchange student for a few months now, so I definitely know where to go for a party!

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14 Things You Can Do For Under €5 In Budapest

As most avid travellers know Budapest is a pretty cheap place to visit, and that it is! But what, where, what can you do if you're on a really cheap budget? We've got 15 pretty great things you can do to enjoy Budapest all without spending more than €5!

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Generation Tours Guide To The Best Craft Beer In Dublin

You may have read our recent recommendations for pubs in Generation's Guide to the Best Pubs in Dublin in which we promised a dedicated recommendation list of our favourite craft beer pubs in Dublin to come soon... well here it is! We brought you our choice of Irish craft beers and the best craft beer in Dublin recently, which also included a little bit more about the brewing scene here, you can read it here, and below is our personal pick of the pubs to taste them in. Some are craft beers only (no Guinness – Really, in Dublin?? I hear you ask – Yep!) and some offer both craft beers and their 'waterier' cousins. Of course, with a note of subjectivity and in no particular order.

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Gettin' Jiggy with it - TempleBar TradFest

Irish Traditional Music, or ‘trad’ as it is affectionately abbreviated to, is commonplace as an almost essential feature of the quintessential ‘authentic Irish’ pub in Dublin. Trad is a commodity here. Indeed, those of you who have stepped foot in the Temple Bar district of Dublin will no doubt recall a cacophony of musical sounds, diddle-ayes and upbeat rhythms as jigs, reels, hornpipes and polkas are thrashed out of pubs on tin whistles, fiddles, banjos & guitars and meander their way around the hustle and bustle of the cobblestoned streets while amplified voices belt out tourist-fare ballads, the likes of the Irish Rover and Molly Malone.

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BudaF*ckingPest: The Ultimate Budapest Party Check List

How many folks have you met on your travels with insane stories of the Budapest party life? I'm betting the majority! With heaps of funky ruin bars, a young, hip international community and a lot of cheap beer, Budapest is one of the most popular cities for backpackers travelling around Europe. They come for the same reason I did, to see what all the fuss was about!

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Gettin' Crafty: A Delicious Guide To Dublin's Craft Beer Revolution

What do you think of when you think of Ireland? Rolling green hills? Diddley-aye music and dance? Guinness? A picture perfect pint, emblematic of the nation and considered in many ways as much of a valuable cultural export as a beer commodity and that is due in no small part to the Guinness dominance of the brewing industry here for a remarkably long, long time. For the majority of people, Guinness features in their top three answers to that question and it's no surprise.

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21 Reasons You Need To Visit Dublin In 2015

There are so many reasons why every backpacker should check out Dublin. As Ireland’s capital, it’s cobbled streets and narrow roads are lined with some of the liveliest bars in the world. As small a city as Dublin is, it sure has a lot to offer.

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