A few days of wine tasting in Velké Bílovice

Imagine a small town with more then a thousand winemakers, all surrounded by vineyards and orchards. On the edge of the town, there is a hotel with rooms that overlook winemakers attending their vineyards. Imagine that, in the evening, you can sit on the balcony, looking at the sunset over the gentle hills, whilst drinking…

Entrée: Enter the garden of culinary joy

If you are at all interested in the Czech food scene, you have most likely already heard of Entrée. Although it is still very new, this restaurant has already become the “it” place for national and international food lovers, who don’t hesitate to endure the 2 hours long train ride from Prague (or even 12…

The independent wine republic of Kraví Hora

If you cross the river on the northern edge of village Bořetice, you will also be crossing a state border. You won´t end up in Austria or Slovakia, though. You will enter the Independent Federal Republic of Kraví Hora, a tiny wine-making republic. This miniature country has its own flag, national anthem, currency, government and…