Penguins, Potatoes, and Pub Crawls in Prague

Let me just start this post by saying that Chris and I planned and booked this trip to Prague within 10 minutes of sitting down in a pub one night in London last winter. Read on to hear about our 3-day city break in October!


Garnier Opera House in Paris

When Chris and I were in Paris at the end of December, he mentioned that he'd love to go take a tour of the Garnier Opera House - or the Palais Garnier, as it's called in French. "Opera??" I said, giving him a "since when do we go to the opera??" look. He said it was supposed to be just about the most beautiful building in the world and that if it weren't the holidays, making prices jump, he would've bought tickets to see a show. "Alright, let's go see the opera house," I said...