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Free Music in Vienna

Austria Music Vienna

May 30, 2012 by Mtaussig

We’re just about to the end of May, our month for featuring content on the UnTours of Central Europe.  As you may know from our featured Untourists , many people choose a trio of cities  — Prague, Budapest and Vienna — as a way to explore this region.  In June, we will be featuring Austria…  

The top restaurants in Prague, according to Untourists

Czech Rep. Czech Republic Prague Restaurants Travel Tips

May 29, 2012 by Nickfortunatus

Last week, I shared some of our clients’ feedback with you, in regards to their top restaurant recommendations in Budapest. Since I’ve gotten some good feedback on those suggestions, I’d like to share with you some of the restaurant recommendations we’ve received from 2011’s Prague Untourists. Bon appétit! Or, as they say in Prague, “dobrou…  

Kavarna Obecni dum: The Most Beautiful Café in Prague

Czech Rep. Czech Republic Prague Restaurants Travel Tips

May 8, 2012 by Nickfortunatus

Photo courtesy of Prague Municipal House Whether you like to peer at passers-by, awe at architecture or just savor some strudel, Kavarna Obecni dum is a must-stop the next time you’re in Prague and feel a rumble in your tummy. Its name literally means Common House Café and, since it’s housed in Prague’s historic Municipal…  

The Most Convenient Hotel in Switzerland

Switzerland Travel Tips

April 24, 2012 by Nickfortunatus

Photo courtesy of When our clients take a Swiss Untour and need an extra night to accommodate their flight schedule, we recommend the Allegra Hotel, just outside of Zürich. The Allegra is considered an airport hotel (it offers free airport shuttle service, after all!) , but it also has easy access to the excellent…  

Adam Gopnik, and other love-hate phenomena related to France.

France Paris

February 29, 2012 by Mtaussig

There are two kinds of travellers: some take trips, while others are really “tryin on a new life” on each journey   This second kind of traveler dreams of moving abroad, dropping everything, and truly inhabiting  a locale they’ve fallen in love with on a trip. One might compare this to daydreaming,while you’re on a…  

Digging Deeper for Day Trips in Tuscany

Italy Travel Tips Tuscany

January 11, 2012 by Nickfortunatus

The next time you’re in Tuscany and you’re looking for a unique day trip, head to Murlo. If you’re like most people, you’ve probably never heard of Murlo. Heard of Siena? Sure. Tuscany? You probably saw the movie. But, Murlo? Probably not. And that’s through no fault of your own! Murlo is so off-the-grid and…