Members 37. Wild East 9. Czech Mate

The Czech Republic is an extraordinary place. Over 10 years, I was based in Prague for 5 or so.

Full of wonder, misplaced confidence, and beer, my friends and I owned the Czech Republic, or thought we did. We referred to Prague 1 (the centre), as Wonderland. The architecture, the cobbled streets, and the legions of tourists lend themselves to descriptions of Disney.

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Members 36. Wild East 8. Taxi

“Don’t get a Taxi on the street.”
This was the first piece of advice that every ex-pat got on their first day in Prague or Budapest.

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Members 35. Wild East 7. Food.

I wasn’t always in the Irish Pub. Honest.

It’s a terrible oversimplification, but Central Europe and I expanded our food horizons together.

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