PRAGUE | 2 | Candy-Colored City

Pictures from our walking tour of Prague.

 The Jewish quarter of the town was completely re-built when Art Nouveau was all the rage, so it turned out so pretty and colorful.

The Jewish quarter of the town was completely re-built when Art Nouveau was all the rage, so it turned out so pretty and colorful.

 I love all the little decorative touches that make the architecture look special.

I love all the little decorative touches that make the architecture look special.

 Our tour guide told us that this was one of the few buildings in the world that is an example of the Cubism Architectural style — so fascinating, right?

Our tour guide told us that this was one of the few buildings in the world that is an example of the Cubism Architectural style — so fascinating, right?

 Love the colors and details on these apartment buildings.

Love the colors and details on these apartment buildings.

 I thought these guys holding up the windows looked a little tired... and it's funny that they are pink :)

I thought these guys holding up the windows looked a little tired... and it's funny that they are pink :)

 The main square during the day time — so colorful!

The main square during the day time — so colorful!

 Lovely orange building.

Lovely orange building.

 Just walking down these streets is fabulous — it's like every view is a candy shop of pastels :)

Just walking down these streets is fabulous — it's like every view is a candy shop of pastels :)

 Such a great tour! Here's a picture of our fantastic guide (on the right) who shared history, told us fun stories, and taught us how to say "Ahoy!"

Such a great tour! Here's a picture of our fantastic guide (on the right) who shared history, told us fun stories, and taught us how to say "Ahoy!"

Next Week: Czech art and sculpture — be excited!

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